Category: Street Condition Update

Street Condition Update for Friday, April 6, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Twenty City crews continue to patrol emergency snow routes, arterials, school and bus routes, spreading granular salt, pre-wet with brine, to promote pavement drying before temperatures drop. They report wet streets and normal conditions for the drive home.

Drivers are urged to use caution. Record low temperatures overnight may cause flash freezing on untreated streets and sidewalks.

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, April 6, 2018, 11:45 a.m.

Twenty City crews will continue patrolling emergency snow routes, arterials, school and bus routes spreading granular salt pre-wet with brine as needed. Crews report wet streets and normal driving conditions.

A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. Drivers are urged to use caution. Refreezing may occur as temperatures fall this afternoon and evening.

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, April 6, 2018, 4:45 a.m.

With a high chance of snow starting during the morning commute, twenty City crews are applying a preventive layer of granular salt pre-wet with brine to emergency snow routes, other arterial streets, and school and bus routes.  Routes will be complete before 6 a.m., and crews will monitor and treat developing slick areas as snow moves into Lincoln.

Drivers are urged to use caution and be alert for freezing conditions that could make streets and sidewalks slippery, especially if untreated.

A Winter Weather Advisory for Lancaster County is in effect until 6 p.m. The National Weather Service forecasts up to two inches of snowfall in the region.

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 Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 6:05 a.m.

Twenty City crews are applying granular salt pre-wet with brine to emergency snow routes, arterial streets, school and bus routes.  Crews will remain on patrol to monitor street conditions and apply material as necessary.  Drivers are urged to watch for slick areas.
 
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 Sunday, April 1, 2018, 5:05 p.m.

Four City crews continue to apply granular salt pre-wet with brine where needed.  This material spreading operation will end at 8 p.m.  Crews report that streets are wet with normal driving conditions.
 
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 Sunday, April 1, 2018, 11:25 a.m.

Twenty City crews are applying granular salt pre-wet with brine to  emergency snow routes and arterial streets.  The material spreading operation will continue until snowfall intensity diminishes over the next several hours.  Crews will remain on patrol to monitor street conditions.  Plow crews are on standby and ready to deploy should conditions warrant.
 
Central streets are wet with slush, and outlying streets are slush and snow-covered.  Drivers are urged to allow extra travel time due to reduced visibility and possible slippery road conditions.  The National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 4 p.m. today.  Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are possible. 
 
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 Sunday, April 1, 2018, 4:35 a.m.

Twenty City crews continue to pre-treat emergency snow routes and arterial streets with anti-ice brine.  The application is expected to be completed by 6 a.m. and crews will remain on patrol to monitor street conditions.  Plow crews are on standby and ready to deploy should conditions warrant.
 
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory until 4 p.m. today.  Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are possible.  Driving conditions are currently normal, but drivers drivers are urged use caution as snow develops.
 
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.