Author Archives: Mark Vail

City Plow Crews Out Monday Morning

City Plow Crews Out Monday Morning

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING… Additional accumulations of less than one half inch are expected across portions of east central and southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa. Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could affect the morning commute. Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest…Read more »

Lancaster County Confirms 209 COVID-19 Cases This Weekend

Lancaster County Confirms 209 COVID-19 Cases This Weekend

131 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Lancaster County Sunday and with Saturday’s 78 cases the community total is now 8,877. The number of deaths in the community remains at 42. Symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, cough, shortness of breath, repeated shaking with chills, repeated muscle pain, headache, sore throat, new loss of…Read more »

Winter Weather Advisory 10 am Sunday to 10 am Monday

Winter Weather Advisory 10 am Sunday to 10 am Monday

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SUNDAY TO 10 AM CDT MONDAY… WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches. WHERE…Portions of east central and southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa. IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could affect the Monday morning commute. Slow down and use caution while…Read more »

Fog Advisory – Freeze Warning

Fog Advisory – Freeze Warning

…DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CDT THIS MORNING… …FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 AM CDT FRIDAY… Areas of dense fog will continue through mid-day for parts of southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa. Visibility under 1/4 of a mile is possible at times. Strong thunderstorms are possible Thursday…Read more »

Freeze Warning 10 pm Sunday to 9 am Monday

Freeze Warning 10 pm Sunday to 9 am Monday

…FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CDT MONDAY… Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 30 are expected in the following Counties: Butler, Seward, Lancaster, Saline, Jefferson and Gage Counties. Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor plumbing. Take steps now to protect…Read more »

200 Positive COVID-19 Cases This Weekend In Lancaster County

200 Positive COVID-19 Cases This Weekend In Lancaster County

152 cases Saturday and 58 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 Sunday have been reported in Lancaster County bringing the community total to 8,112. The number of deaths in the community remains at 35. Symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, cough, shortness of breath, repeated shaking with chills, repeated muscle pain, headache, sore throat, new loss of taste…Read more »

Red Flag Warning 1pm – 8 pm Wednesday ** HIGH FIRE DANGER**

Red Flag Warning 1pm – 8 pm Wednesday ** HIGH FIRE DANGER**

…RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR IN EASTERN NEBRASKA AND WESTERN IOWA… The National Weather Service in Omaha/Valley has issued a Red Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect from 1 PM this…Read more »

192 COVID-19 Cases This Weekend and 1 Additional Death

192 COVID-19 Cases This Weekend and 1 Additional Death

70 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported in Lancaster County Sunday along with 122 cases Saturday which brings the community total to 7,481. On Saturday¬†a woman in her 80’s who was hospitalized died and brought the number of deaths in the community to 31. Symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, cough, shortness of breath, repeated shaking…Read more »