Winter Operations Update for Thursday, February 16, 2023, 5:20 a.m.

Lincoln Transportation and Utilities has declared a Snow Emergency for the City of Lincoln, effective at 5 a.m. Thursday, February 16. Beginning at noon Thursday, February 16, parking will be banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, arterial streets, school and bus routes. Maps of these routes are available at under the “Parking Bans & Ordinances” tab. Please plan for alternate parking to allow crews room to clear the way safely and efficiently.

City Operations: Plow teams will continue operations throughout the day.

National Weather Service: A Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 6 p.m. Thursday, February 16. Additional snow accumulation up to 6 inches and winds up to 29 mph are possible.

Weather conditions: Snow

Street conditions: Streets are completely snow covered. Drivers should use caution during the morning commute.

StarTran: StarTran buses will operate during the snowstorm. Riders are encouraged to plan for delays and dress appropriately for winter conditions. Lincoln residents who live on bus routes are urged to clear sidewalks promptly for easy and safe access to and from bus stops. This effort will also help prevent bus delays.

Next update: 2 p.m. Thursday, February 16

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln. Additional winter operations information is available at