I80 Closed in Central Nebraska

I80 Closed in Central Nebraska

A winter weather advisory is in effect until 6 am tomorrow for the Lincoln/Lancaster County area due to falling temps, varying precipatation and wind chills that are expected to reach single digits by this evening.

Lincoln Public Works has 20 City crews are applying granular salt pre-wet with brine to arterial streets. The LPS HAC basketball tournament games for today have been postponed. Complete details are available at http://www.klin.com/?p=63933

Blizzard Conditions in central Nebraska have forced the closure of I-80 Westbound from Grand Island to North Platte and Eastbound from North Platte to Lexington as well as several other highways in Central and North Central Nebraska.

Anyone traveling today is advised to check road conditions before heading out.