BEATRICE, NE — Whiteout conditions exist throughout all of Gage County this morning.
NCN reporter Steve Van Hoosen says Highway 77 between Crete and Beatrice is nearly impassible due to blowing snow and a covered road.
911 dispatch calls indicate conditions continue to worsen. Authorities have issued reports of multiple stranded vehicles. Reports indicate some Department of Transportation plows have run into ditches.
All area roads are classified as completely covered with snow. Traveling any distance is not recommended.