Interstate 80, closed from Sidney to the Wyoming state line earlier today, now has been closed from Big Springs to Cheyenne, Wyoming.
The Nebraska Department of Roads reports blowing snow has caused poor visibility in western Nebraska. The department recommends against traveling in the Panhandle during this spring snowstorm that has brought snow, high winds and very cold temperatures into the state.
Winter driving conditions exist in parts of Nebraska. The department recommends checking on road conditions before driving today.
You can call 511 or 800-906-9069 and follow the prompts or go to the website 511.nebraska.gov and use the icons on the left sidebar to click layers on/off. Also, information is available through your PC or your smart phone by using ndortraveler.
NWS Nebraska-specific WEATHER: crh.noaa.gov/oax/kiosk.php