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Nevada Department of Transportation preparing for next big storm

Behind-the-scenes with NDOT ahead of storm
Posted at 10:18 AM, Feb 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-20 15:25:01-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV)  — The Nevada Department of Transportation is preparing for the Valley's next big storm.

Officials are predicting heavy rain and snow will be flowing through the valley Wednesday night through Thursday morning.

NDOT says they are willing to do whatever they can to keep the roads clear and drivers safe.

Currently, NDOT has four plows ready to be used in the valley for heavy snow and fifty tons of de icer.

Officials say wet roads can turn icy within fifteen minutes and they are hoping drivers will be cautious.