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ORE255, 5 miles North of Intersection with Oregon Coast Highway US101 MP 358

 

 

Closure with Detour
The road surface has collapsed and closed the road; a detour is in place. Use an alternate route.

If traveling South on Highway 255, turn off on Cape Ferrelo back to Highway 101. If traveling North, turn around back to Highway 101.

Updated: 01/21/2017 2:22 pm

North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co.

 

 

Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory

*NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 04:19:00 PM Heavy snow will move into the area this evening and continue into Sunday ... . Snow impacts will increase this evening and Sunday as a second strong storm arrives from the south ... Producing another round of heavy wet snow and gusty winds for much of Siskiyou county and portions of Modoc county. This include Mount Shasta city. Heavy snow will significantly impact travel along interstate 5 and highway 89 ... And may down trees and Power lines. Snow and gusty winds are also expected in the Cascades and siskiyous and across portions of the east side. Blowing and drifting snow is expected. ... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow ... Which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday. * Snow accumulations ... 3 to 7 inches. * Winds Southwest 10 to 20 MPH with gusts to 20 to as high as 40 MPH. * Timing Snow will begin late this evening. Southeast winds and snowfall will peak tonight before diminishing during the morning on Sunday. * Locations include Portions of highway 97 to include Chemult and areas between Klamath Falls and Chiloquin. * Impacts Snow and blowing snow late this evening and overnight will result in accumulating snow on roadways, at times. Snowfall rates and blowing snow will occasionally reduce visibilities to less than one half of a mile. Precautionary/preparedness actions... * Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities. * See weather Gov/Medford/cams for latest road conditions. * A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause travel difficulties.

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Klamath Basin, Central & East Lake Co.

 

 

Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory

*NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 04:19:00 PM Heavy snow will move into the area this evening and continue into Sunday ... . Snow impacts will increase this evening and Sunday as a second strong storm arrives from the south ... Producing another round of heavy wet snow and gusty winds for much of Siskiyou county and portions of Modoc county. This include Mount Shasta city. Heavy snow will significantly impact travel along interstate 5 and highway 89 ... And may down trees and Power lines. Snow and gusty winds are also expected in the Cascades and siskiyous and across portions of the east side. Blowing and drifting snow is expected. ... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow ... Which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday. * Snow accumulations in the advisory area ... 3 to 6 inches. * Winds South 20 to 30 MPH with gust to 40 MPH. High gusts are possible above 5000 feet. * Timing Light to moderate snow is expected to develop late this evening and continue into Sunday morning. * Locations in the advisory area include Mainly the higher terrain and portions of highway 140 between Bly and Lakeview and east of Lakeview. * Impacts Snow and blowing snow tonight will result in snow packed roads and reduced visibilities, at times. Visibilities could fall to less than one half of a mile at times. * View the hazard area in detail at http://weather.gov/medford/hazard Precautionary/preparedness actions... * Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination see weather. Gov/Medford/cams for latest road conditions. * A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause travel difficulties travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions. * If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets, food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you. * The safest place during a winter storm is indoors a Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective action now.

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South Central Cascades

 

 

Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory

*NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 04:19:00 PM Heavy snow will move into the area this evening and continue into Sunday ... . Snow impacts will increase this evening and Sunday as a second strong storm arrives from the south ... Producing another round of heavy wet snow and gusty winds for much of Siskiyou county and portions of Modoc county. This include Mount Shasta city. Heavy snow will significantly impact travel along interstate 5 and highway 89 ... And may down trees and Power lines. Snow and gusty winds are also expected in the Cascades and siskiyous and across portions of the east side. Blowing and drifting snow is expected. ... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow ... Which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday. * Snow accumulations ... 6 to 10 inches. * Winds Southwest 20 to 30 MPH with gusts to 30 to 40 MPH. Higher wind gusts are expected above 5500 feet. * Timing Snow will begin late this evening. Southeast winds and snowfall will peak tonight before diminishing during the morning on Sunday. * Locations include The Crater Lake area and areas east of Diamond Lake including portions of highways 62, 138, and 230. * Impacts Snow and blowing snow tonight will result in snow packed roads and reduced visibilities, at times. Visibilities will fall to less than one half of a mile and could briefly result in whiteout conditions. Precautionary/preparedness actions... * Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities. * See weather Gov/Medford/cams for latest road conditions. * A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause travel difficulties.

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Siskiyous & South Cascades

 

 

Weather Alert
Winter Storm Warning

*NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 04:19:00 PM Heavy snow will move into the area this evening and continue into Sunday ... . Snow impacts will increase this evening and Sunday as a second strong storm arrives from the south ... Producing another round of heavy wet snow and gusty winds for much of Siskiyou county and portions of Modoc county. This include Mount Shasta city. Heavy snow will significantly impact travel along interstate 5 and highway 89 ... And may down trees and Power lines. Snow and gusty winds are also expected in the Cascades and siskiyous and across portions of the east side. Blowing and drifting snow is expected. ... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow ... Which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday. The Winter Weather Advisory is no longer in effect. * Snow accumulations today ... 4 to 8 inches above 4000 feet. Up to a foot is possible in the higher siskiyous. * Winds tonight and Sunday South 20 to 30 MPH with gusts to 40 MPH below 5000 feet. Above 5000 feet winds will be south 40 to 60 MPH with gusts 80 MPH over the exposed higher terrain. * Timing Moderate to heavy snow will arrive tonight and continue into Sunday morning. * Locations include Portions of highway 140 ... 66 ... And interstate five over and near Siskiyou Summit. Mount Ashland and the Mount Ashland ski road. * Impacts The combination of falling ... Blowing ... And drifting snow will result in hazardous travel conditions late tonight into early Sunday morning. Snowfall rates and blowing snow will occasionally reduce visibilities to less than one half of a mile and could briefly result in whiteout conditions. Precautionary/preparedness actions... * Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities. * See weather Gov/Medford/cams for latest road conditions. A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. If you must travel ... Keep an extra flashlight ... Food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

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South Central Coast, Curry Co. Coast

 

 

Weather Alert
High Wind Warning

*NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 03:44:00 PM Strong winds return tonight through Sunday ... . A strong low pressure system will rapidly strengthen west of the Pacific northwest coast tonight into Sunday producing strong and gusty winds over much of the forecast area. Due to the orientation and track of the storm ... The strongest winds are expected along the coast ... In the Shasta Valley ... And in the Ashland to Medford portion of the rogue Valley. ... High Wind Warning remains in effect from 1 AM to 7 PM PST Sunday ... * Winds South 40 to 60 MPH with gusts to 80 MPH. * Timing Winds will increase late tonight ... Reaching peak speeds just before sunrise. Gusty winds will then continue through Sunday before diminishing in the late afternoon. * Locations include Much of the southern Oregon coast between Brookings and cape arago ... Including Gold Beach ... Port Orford ... And Bandon. Strong winds are expected along exposed portions of highway 101. * Impacts Strong winds may make travel difficult on area roadways ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Structural damage ... Tree damage ... And Power outages are all possible. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted, especially for high profile vehicles.

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Jackson Co.

 

 

Weather Alert
Wind Advisory

*NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 03:44:00 PM Strong winds return tonight through Sunday ... . A strong low pressure system will rapidly strengthen west of the Pacific northwest coast tonight into Sunday producing strong and gusty winds over much of the forecast area. Due to the orientation and track of the storm ... The strongest winds are expected along the coast ... In the Shasta Valley ... And in the Ashland to Medford portion of the rogue Valley. ... High Wind Warning in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 AM PST Sunday ... ... Wind advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 AM PST Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a High Wind Warning ... Which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 AM PST Sunday. * Winds in the warning area Southeast 35 to 45 MPH with gusts 55 to 65 MPH. * Winds in the advisory area Southeast 25 to 35 MPH with gusts 35 to 55 MPH. * Timing Winds will increase this evening ... Reaching a peak overnight before diminishing Sunday morning. * Locations include in the warning Much of Ashland ... Much of Talent ... Interstate five from Ashland to Talent, east Medford, and eastern portions of white city. * Locations include in the advisory Medford ... Phoenix ... And much of interstate five from Phoenix to Gold Hill. Portions of highways 62 and 140 will also be affected, * Impacts Trees could be toppled or damaged due to the strong winds and wind gusts. This could cause Power outages. Strong winds and wind gusts will make travel difficult on area roadways ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Loose and unsecured objects may lost or damaged. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted ... Especially for high profile vehicles. A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 MPH are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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Central Douglas County, East Curry Co. & Josephine Co., Douglas Co. East Foothills

 

 

Weather Alert
Wind Advisory

*NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 03:44:00 PM Strong winds return tonight through Sunday ... . A strong low pressure system will rapidly strengthen west of the Pacific northwest coast tonight into Sunday producing strong and gusty winds over much of the forecast area. Due to the orientation and track of the storm ... The strongest winds are expected along the coast ... In the Shasta Valley ... And in the Ashland to Medford portion of the rogue Valley. ... Wind Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 AM PST Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Wind Advisory ... Which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 AM PST Sunday. * Winds Southeast 25 to 35 MPH with gusts up to 50 MPH. * Timing Winds will increase this evening ... Reaching a peak overnight before diminishing through the morning. * Locations include Hilly and mountainous areas between the coast and Jackson county. * Impacts Strong winds may make travel difficult on area roadways ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Loose and unsecured objects may lost or damaged. Some minor tree damage is possible. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 MPH are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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Jackson Co.

 

 

Weather Alert
High Wind Warning

*NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 03:44:00 PM Strong winds return tonight through Sunday ... . A strong low pressure system will rapidly strengthen west of the Pacific northwest coast tonight into Sunday producing strong and gusty winds over much of the forecast area. Due to the orientation and track of the storm ... The strongest winds are expected along the coast ... In the Shasta Valley ... And in the Ashland to Medford portion of the rogue Valley. ... High Wind Warning in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 AM PST Sunday ... ... Wind advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 AM PST Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a High Wind Warning ... Which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 AM PST Sunday. * Winds in the warning area Southeast 35 to 45 MPH with gusts 55 to 65 MPH. * Winds in the advisory area Southeast 25 to 35 MPH with gusts 35 to 55 MPH. * Timing Winds will increase this evening ... Reaching a peak overnight before diminishing Sunday morning. * Locations include in the warning Much of Ashland ... Much of Talent ... Interstate five from Ashland to Talent, east Medford, and eastern portions of white city. * Locations include in the advisory Medford ... Phoenix ... And much of interstate five from Phoenix to Gold Hill. Portions of highways 62 and 140 will also be affected, * Impacts Trees could be toppled or damaged due to the strong winds and wind gusts. This could cause Power outages. Strong winds and wind gusts will make travel difficult on area roadways ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Loose and unsecured objects may lost or damaged. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted ... Especially for high profile vehicles. A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 MPH are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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