All Images © Ken Dewey, School of Natural Resources, UNL
Rural Lancaster County following the overnight snowfall.
Although the official measurement was around 3-4 inches,
drifting in some areas built up a snowcover of 7 or more inches.
Cold Arctic air produced a powder like snowfall.
Despite blue skies, the air was filled with blowing and drifting snow.
Blowing snow across a rural highway
The open landscape on the edge of town allowed for large drifts occurring near the houses.
Blowing snow across a rural road.
Drifting snow begins to build across this rural road.
Keeping the rural roads snow free.
I-80 between Omaha and Lincoln.
Blowing snow in the suburban edge of Lincoln.
A large drift forming along side a rural Lancaster County road.
The view looking toward Lincoln from the High Plains Regional Climate Center following the snowfall.
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