snow http://kios.org en Road conditions poor in metro area http://kios.org/post/road-conditions-poor-metro-area <p>Road conditions are deteriorating throughout the Omaha area as moderate to heavy snow moves in. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 20:28:08 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 26150 at http://kios.org Omaha crews re-treating some residential areas after snow storm http://kios.org/post/omaha-crews-re-treating-some-residential-areas-after-snow-storm <p>Omaha Public Works has 70 to 80 trucks in residential areas, clearing snow and ice after last week’s snow storm. Thu, 27 Dec 2012 21:31:44 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 23739 at http://kios.org Omaha crews re-treating some residential areas after snow storm Snow removal 'challenging,' but helped by additional resources http://kios.org/post/snow-removal-challenging-helped-additional-resources <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Omaha city officials say the combination of a weekend storm and extra contractors prevented the need to declare a snow emergency.</p><p>&nbsp;Mayor Jim Suttle and Public Works officials updated the city&rsquo;s snow removal efforts during a news conference Tuesday. Saturday&rsquo;s storm left more than nine inches of snow in Omaha.</p> Tue, 07 Feb 2012 18:57:06 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 7890 at http://kios.org Snow removal 'challenging,' but helped by additional resources Omaha metro gets 9 to 12 inches of snow from winter storm http://kios.org/post/omaha-metro-gets-9-12-inches-snow-winter-storm <p>The season&#39;s first significant winter storm left behind nine to 12 inches of snow in the Omaha metro area.</p><p>The National Weather Service says 8 inches of snow was reported at Offutt Air Force Base, and 9 inches in Omaha.&nbsp; In southwest Iowa, Pacific Junction received 10 inches of snow.&nbsp;</p><p>Road conditions are expected to remain hazardous. Before traveling, check www.511.nebraska.gov and www.511ia.org for road conditions.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>On the web: <a href="http://www.crh.noaa.gov/oax">http://www.crh.noaa.gov/oax</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 02 Feb 2012 15:51:28 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 7659 at http://kios.org Omaha metro gets 9 to 12 inches of snow from winter storm