LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol is urging motorists in the state to prepare for a winter storm later this week that's expected to make driving dangerous.

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Omaha crews re-treating some residential areas after snow storm

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Omaha Public Works has 70 to 80 trucks in residential areas, clearing snow and ice after last week’s snow storm.

Snow removal 'challenging,' but helped by additional resources

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Photo by Katie Schubert, KIOS


Omaha city officials say the combination of a weekend storm and extra contractors prevented the need to declare a snow emergency.

 Mayor Jim Suttle and Public Works officials updated the city’s snow removal efforts during a news conference Tuesday. Saturday’s storm left more than nine inches of snow in Omaha.

Omaha metro gets 9 to 12 inches of snow from winter storm

Feb 2, 2012

The season's first significant winter storm left behind nine to 12 inches of snow in the Omaha metro area.

The National Weather Service says 8 inches of snow was reported at Offutt Air Force Base, and 9 inches in Omaha.  In southwest Iowa, Pacific Junction received 10 inches of snow. 

Road conditions are expected to remain hazardous. Before traveling, check and for road conditions.


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