Category: Street Condition Update

Street Condition Update for Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 4:15 p.m.

The Traffic Management Center has suspended winter operations for this weather event.  Additional precipitation is not expected. Crews report normal driving conditions.  Drivers are urged to be alert for slick 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 Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 11:40 a.m.

Twenty City crews remain on patrol to treat slick areas as they develop.  All arterial streets, school and bus routes have been treated with granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine.  Crews report wet streets and urge drivers to be cautious, especially on untreated streets.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 10 p.m. tonight.  Snow accumulation up to three 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.

Street Condition Update for Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 5:30 a.m.

Twenty City crews have completed applying granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine to arterial streets, snow and bus routes. Crews will remain on patrol throughout the day.  Current driving conditions are normal, but slick spots may develop during the morning commute as precipitation moves into the area.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 10 p.m. tonight.  Snow accumulation up to three 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.

Street Condition Update for Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 4:40 p.m.

Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, 15 City crews will apply anti-ice brine to arterial streets, school and bus routes.  Crews will monitor conditions and additional resources will be deployed as necessary.

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory effective from midnight Tuesday to 1 a.m., Thursday, October 31.  Snow accumulation up to three inches is possible.  Depending on the amount of precipitation overnight Tuesday, slick road conditions are possible Wednesday morning.

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 Friday, March 8, 2019, 11:20 a.m.

Residential plowing has been completed.  City crews continue to inspect and clean up areas needing additional attention.  Drivers should be alert for patches of ice, especially on untreated streets.  Residents are encouraged to us the UPLNK app or call the snow center to make service requests.

The snow emergency for the City of Lincoln has been lifted, effective at 11 a.m. today.  Parking bans are not in effect at this time.

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 Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Wednesday, March 6, 2019, 9:45 p.m.

Beginning at 12:01 a.m. Thursday, 20 City crews will begin patrolling arterial streets, school and bus routes applying de-icing brine and granular salt, pre-wet with brine as needed.  Additional resources are on standby if plowing is required.

The National Weather Service forecasts sleet changing to light snow overnight, with light icing and up to 3 inches of snow possible.  Currently, arterial streets are dry, but drivers should be alert for slick spots and black ice during the morning commute.

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 Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Sunday, March 3, 2019, 5:20 p.m.

City crews have completed treating arterial streets, school and bus routes with granular salt, pre-wet with brine.  Operations have been suspended for the evening, with crews standing by overnight to monitor conditions.  Arterial streets are dry with normal driving conditions.  School and bus route conditions range from wet with slush to partially snow-covered.

The National Weather Service Wind Chill Advisory is in effect from 9 p.m. today to noon Monday. Wind chills as low as 30 degrees below zero are possible.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots during the Monday morning commute.  Wet and slushy areas will be subject to refreeze and the formation of black ice, especially on untreated streets.

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 Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.