(Grand Island, NE) -- Numerous highways and Interstate 80 are closed in central and western Nebraska due to Wednesday's winter storm.
I-80 & Highway 30 are closed from Grand Island the Colorado and Wyoming state lines. A handful of stretches of highways in the central part of the state are closed including Highways 2, 88, 92, 183 and 40. The Nebraska Department of Transportation is reminding drivers to not drive around barricades or road blocks. A shocking two feet of snow has fallen in some parts of Nebraska, with the heaviest snow being reported in Custer County in central Nebraska.
People are encouraged to stay home and not attempt to drive, but if you have to go out drivers are encouraged to check the Nebraska DOT's 511 map.