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Street Condition Update for Friday, April 17, 2020, 9:15 a.m.

The Traffic Management Center has suspended winter operations for this weather event.  Crews report that arterial streets are wet with isolated slush and near normal driving conditions.  Residential streets are slushy.  Drivers should be alert for patches of slush creating slick spots.  Total snowfall across the community ranged from four to seven inches.  Pavement temperature will continue to rise throughout the day drying the street surface.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Friday, April 17, 2020, 4:15 a.m.

Twenty crews continue to apply granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine to arterial streets and bus routes as needed.  Crews report arterial streets are wet with slush and fair driving conditions.  Drivers should use caution and be alert for slick spots, especially on untreated streets and bridges.  Slow down and increase your stopping distance.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Thursday, April 16, 2020, 9:30 p.m.

Twenty crews will remain on patrol overnight applying granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine to arterial streets and bus routes.  Crews report arterial streets are partially to completely snow covered.  Winter driving conditions are in effect.  Drivers should use caution and be alert for slick spots, especially on untreated streets and bridges.

The National Weather Service Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 7 a.m. Friday.  Moderate to heavy snow with accumulations of three to five inches.  Visibility could be reduced to one-quarter to one-half mile at times.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Thursday, April 16, 2020, 2:30 p.m.

Twenty crews are applying granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine to arterial streets and bus routes.  Crews report arterial streets are wet with normal driving conditions at this time.  Changes will be closely monitored as the snow intensifies and temperatures drop.  Winter driving conditions are in effect.

The National Weather Service Hazardous Weather Outlook is in effect until 7 a.m. Friday.  Mixed precipitation of rain and snow.  Snow accumulation of one to five inches is possible with reduced visibility.  Drivers should use caution and be alert for slick spots, especially on untreated streets and sidewalks, slow down, and increase following and stopping distance.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 3:00 p.m.

With current forecast predicting snow overnight and into the early morning, at 4 a.m., 20 crews will begin applying granular salt pre-wet with brine to arterial streets and bus routes.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Friday, April 3, 2020, 12:15 p.m.

The Traffic Management Center has suspended operations for this weather event.  Crews report arterial streets are partially wet to dry with normal driving conditions.  Residential streets may have a few slick spots until the pavement temperatures rise within the next few hours.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Friday, April 3, 2020, 4:30 a.m.

Twenty crews continue to patrol arterial streets and bus routes applying granular salt pre-wet with brine.  Crews report arterial streets are generally wet with some slick spots.  Drivers should observe winter driving conditions, be alert for slick spots and black ice, especially on untreated streets, and increase following and stopping distance.

The National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 1 p.m.  Mixed precipitation with additional snow of up to one inch and ice accumulations of up to one-tenth of an inch are forecasted.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Thursday, April 2, 2020, 7:45 p.m.

Beginning at midnight, twenty crews will begin patrolling arterial streets and bridges applying anti-ice treatments as needed.  Wet pavement and below freezing temperatures create the potential for slick streets and black ice.  Drivers should exercise caution, especially on elevated and untreated streets, and increase following and stopping distance.

The National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 1 p.m. Friday.  The current forecast indicates a mixture of freezing drizzle, sleet, and some snow.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Saturday, March 14, 2020, 12:55 p.m.

The Traffic Management Center has suspended operations for this weather event. Drivers should be alert for slick spots due to overnight refreeze, especially in untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Saturday, March 14, 2020, 8:20 a.m.

Twenty City crews continue to apply granular salt pre-wet with brine to arterial streets and bus routes as needed. Crews report arterial streets being wet with near normal driving conditions.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots, especially in untreated areas.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 4 p.m. today.  Snow accumulation up to four inches is possible.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.