Category: Street Condition Update

#LNK Street Condition Update for Friday, January 11, 2019, 10 p.m.

Twenty City crews began patrolling arterial routes at 8 PM applying deicers, or plowing, as needed.  Street conditions vary across town and are generally wet, with heavier snowfall in south Lincoln.  Conditions will be monitored overnight and additional units are on standby.

The National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon Saturday.  Snow accumulation of two to seven inches is possible.  Winter driving conditions should be observed.  Be on alert for slick spots, especially on untreated streets and sidewalks, as overnight lows will cause surface freezing.  Slow down and allow yourself extra travel time and stopping distance.  Please give City crews plenty of room to work.

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 Public Works Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

 

 

Street Condition Update for Friday, January 11, 2019, 4:55 p.m.

City crews have pre-treated arterial streets, school and bus routes with anti-ice brine.  All city and contractor crews are on standby to deploy as necessary.

The National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until noon Saturday.  Snow accumulation of 2 to 7 inches is possible.  Drivers should be alert to changing weather and street conditions.  Please give City crews plenty of room to work.

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 Public Works Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Thursday, January 10, 2019, 4 p.m.

Beginning at 12:01 a.m. Friday, 15 City crews will begin applying anti-ice brine to arterial streets, school and bus routes in anticipation of potentially slick driving conditions Friday evening and Saturday.  The material spreading operation will be completed by 7 a.m. Friday.

The National Weather Service is predicting a wintry mix with snow developing in Lincoln after 5 p.m. Friday.  Snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are possible, with snow expected to end around noon on Saturday. Drivers should be alert to changing weather and street conditions.  Please give City crews plenty of room to work.

The next update will be at 4 p.m. Friday.  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 Public Works Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Friday, December 28, 2018, 4:35 p.m.

Twenty-five City crews continue to apply granular salt, pre-wet with brine as needed to arterial streets.  All trucks will be recalled by 8 p.m. and operators are on standby overnight if needed for redeployment.  Arterial streets vary from wet to dry with normal driving conditions.  Overnight temperatures are expected to fall into the single digits.  Drivers are urged to use caution and be alert for areas of refreeze creating slick spots on streets and sidewalks, paying special attention to untreated streets.

This is the last update for this weather event.  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 Public Works Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Friday, December 28, 2018, 10:50 a.m.

Twenty-five City crews will remain on duty throughout the day applying granular salt, pre-wet with brine as needed to arterial streets.  Light to moderate snow continues after reentering the area before dawn.  Streets are responding well to treatments and are currently wet with slush.  Periods of higher snowfall rates may temporarily cause streets to become snow covered and slick.  Winter driving conditions should be observed.

Drivers are urged to use caution. Be alert for frost, black ice and deteriorating weather conditions creating slick spots on streets, sidewalks and untreated areas.  Recent snow may cover previously treated roads.  Please give City crews plenty of room to work.

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 Public Works Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

 

Street Condition Update for Friday, December 28, 2018, 4:20 a.m.

Twenty City crews will remain on duty through 8 a.m. today applying granular salt, pre-wet with brine as needed to arterial streets.  Street conditions across the city range from dry to wet to slushy to snow and ice covered.

Drivers are urged to use caution. Be alert for frost, black ice and deteriorating weather conditions creating slick spots on streets, sidewalks and untreated areas.  Recent snowfall may have started to cover previously treated roads.  The west and northwest parts of the city have received most of the snow.  Please give City crews plenty of room to work.

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 Public Works Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Thursday, December 27, 2018, 9:15 p.m.

Twenty City crews will remain on patrol overnight, applying granular salt, pre-wet with brine as needed to arterial streets.  Streets are wet and drying across central and southeast Lincoln with normal driving conditions. West and northwest Lincoln received the majority of the snowfall and some streets remain partially covered due to wind.

The National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory will end at midnight tonight.  Periods of light snow and light freezing drizzle are possible.  Be alert for slick spots and areas of refreeze especially on untreated streets and sidewalks. Slow down and allow extra travel time and stopping distance. Please give City crews plenty of room to work.

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 Public Works Snow Center at 402-441-7644.