ORE224, 8 miles East of Estacada MP 31 - 36
OR 224 closed indefinitely from Promontory Park (mp 31) to US Forest Service Road 57 (mp 38). Local traffic escorted through the closure during daylight and only with identification. OR 224 closes to all travel at dark. There is no estimated time or day to reopen OR 224. The highway will remain closed until all hazard trees are addressed.
Updated: 10/20/2014 09:52 am
North Coast, Central Coast, WA-South Coast
*NOAA Issue Date: 10/20/2014 08:29:00 PM High Wind Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday morning near beaches and headlands along the south Washington and north and central Oregon coasts ... The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a High Wind Watch near beaches and headlands ... Which is in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday morning. * Winds: near beaches and headlands ... South to southeast winds of 30 to 40 MPH with gusts 60 to 65 MPH. Coastal communities ... South to southeast winds 20 to 30 MPH with gusts 45 to 50 MPH. * Timing: beginning late Tuesday afternoon and continuing until just after sunrise Wednesday morning. * Locations include: Lincoln City ... Newport ... Cape foulweather ... Yachats ... Cannon Beach ... Netarts ... Pacific city ... Long beach ... Cape disappointment. * Impacts: the winds will likely cause difficulties for beachgoers and those accessing beach and headland areas ... Including causing tree damage in headland areas. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 MPH ... Or gusts of 58 MPH OR stronger may occur. Continue to Monitor the latest forecasts.