BROKEN BOW - The City of Broken Bow declared a snow emergency that will remain in effect until 5 pm today.

Due to that declaration, four routes in the city of been designated as snow emergency routes. The declaration also prohibits parking on downtown commercial areas as well.

Residents are also being reminded that all snow and ice must be cleared of sidewalks in residential areas within 24 hours after the storm ceases.

The National Weather Service is reporting that Broken Bow received 13 inches of snow over the weekend.