North Oregon Road Conditions

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US101, Tillamook MP 65 - 66; Closure with Detour
High water has closed the road; a detour is in place. Southbound 101 traffic can use Latimer Rd. N to Hwy 6 and then back to Hwy 101.
Updated: 12/21/2014 03:10 am

Lower Columbia Basin, WA-Lower Columbia Basin; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/21/2014 03:01:00 AM Strong winds expected through this morning ... . A Pacific storm system will continue moving across the area with tight pressure gradients across the interior Pacific northwest. Southwest to west winds will continue this morning before diminishing this afternoon. Isolated strong gusts over 60 MPH can be expected along the simcoe highlands ... North central Oregon ... And the foothills of the southern Blue Mountains. ... Wind Advisory remains in effect until noon PST today ... A Wind Advisory remains in effect until noon PST today. * Timing: strong winds will continue this morning. Winds will decrease by afternoon. * Winds: sustained winds of 25 to 35 MPH with gusts to 50 MPH. * Impacts: sudden wind gusts will make traveling difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Loose objects ... Including holiday decorations ... May suddenly become airborne. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast between 30 and 39 MPH OR gusts ranging from 45 to 57 MPH. Winds of these magnitudes can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Minor property damage may also occur. For additional weather information ... Check our web site at www. Weather. Gov/Pendleton.

North Coast, Central Coast, Northwest Coast Range, West Coast Range, Lower Columbia, Portland Metro, Central Willamette Valley, South Willamette Valley, North Cascade Foothills, North Cascades, Lane Co. Cascade Foothills, Lane Co. Cascades, WA-South Cascades, WA-Willapa Hills, WA-South Coast, WA-Lower Columbia & I-5 Cowlitz Co., WA-Vancouver Area, WA-South Cascade Foothills; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/20/2014 09:39:00 PM Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday afternoon for southwest Washington and northwest Oregon ... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of northwest Oregon and southwest Washington Including the following areas ... In northwest Oregon ... Cascade foothills in Lane county ... Cascades in Lane county ... Central coast range of western Oregon ... Central Columbia river gorge ... Central Oregon coast ... Central Willamette Valley ... Coast range of northwest Oregon ... Greater Portland metro area ... Lower Columbia ... North Oregon coast ... Northern Oregon Cascade foothills ... Northern Oregon Cascades ... South Willamette Valley ... Upper Hood river Valley and western Columbia river gorge. In southwest Washington ... Central Columbia river gorge ... Greater Vancouver area ... I-5 corridor in Cowlitz county ... South Washington Cascade foothills ... South Washington Cascades ... South Washington coast ... Western Columbia river gorge and Willapa hills. * Through Monday afternoon rain will continue to fall over northwest Oregon and southwest Washington through Monday. The rain over southwest Washington is expected to decrease in intensity late Saturday night and early Sunday. Over northwest Oregon expect rainfall to decrease in intensity during the day Sunday. * Flood warnings are in effect for some of the coastal rivers and Willamette tributaries There is a lesser risk for any flooding on the mainstem of the Willamette. There also remains a threat for flooding along the Hood river. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event. People ... Structures and roads located below steep slopes ... In canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be at serious risk from rapidly moving landslides. You should Monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop. The next update for this watch will be issued by 6 PM Sunday.

US101, 12 miles North of Florence MP 177; Closure
The highway is closed at this location for an unknown amount of time. Please find an alternate route.
Updated: 12/20/2014 4:02 pm

Grand Ronde Valley, Wallowa Co., North Blue Mnts, South Blue Mnts, John Day Basin, Ochoco-John Day Highlands, WA-Blue Mnts Foothills, WA-Northwest Blue Mnts; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/20/2014 02:26:00 PM Heavy rain will continue at times through Sunday across the mountains of northeast Oregon and southeast Washington ... . A storm system will continue to move through the Pacific northwest through Monday with heavy rain causing possible flooding of streams and creeks draining the mountain areas. ... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday afternoon ... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of Oregon and southeast Washington Including the following areas ... In Oregon ... Foothills of the northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Foothills of the southern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Grande Ronde Valley ... John Day basin ... Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Ochoco-John Day highlands ... Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon and Wallowa county. In southeast Washington ... Foothills of the Blue Mountains of Washington and northwest Blue Mountains of Washington. * Through Monday afternoon precipitation amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected through Sunday night over the mountain areas. The snow level will rise to near 6000 feet over the Blue Mountains and near 8000 feet over southern Oregon on Sunday. * Small creeks and streams will start to rise late tonight with the larger rivers seeing substantial rises Sunday No flooding is forecast along the larger rivers ... But several rivers are forecast to reach action stage. The small creeks and streams could see minor flooding ... Especially Sunday as moderate rain and snow melt are expected to occur. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should Monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

East Columbia Gorge, WA-East Columbia Gorge, WA-Yakima Valley; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/20/2014 02:26:00 PM Heavy rain will continue at times through Sunday across the mountains of northeast Oregon and southeast Washington ... . A storm system will continue to move through the Pacific northwest through Monday with heavy rain causing possible flooding of streams and creeks draining the mountain areas. ... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday afternoon ... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of Oregon and Washington Including the following areas ... In Oregon ... Central Oregon ... East Columbia river gorge of Oregon ... East slopes of the Oregon Cascades and north central Oregon. In Washington ... East slopes of the Washington Cascades and simcoe highlands. In Washington ... Eastern Columbia river gorge of Washington ... Kittitas Valley and Yakima Valley. * Through Monday afternoon moderate to heavy rainfall along the Cascades will lead to rising creeks ... Streams and rivers. Precipitation amounts of 3 to 5 inches are expected along the Oregon Cascade crest with 2 to 3 inches of precipitation along the Washington Cascade crest. Snow levels will rise to over 6000 feet by Sunday afternoon over Oregon with snow levels near 4500 feet for the east slopes of the Washington Cascades * Small creeks and streams will start to rise late tonight with the larger rivers seeing substantial rises on Sunday The ground has been saturated by previous storms over the past week and most of the rain is expected to runoff into streams and creeks. Most of the large river are not expected to flood ... But the small creeks and streams could see minor flooding ... Especially Sunday as moderate rain and snow melt are expected to occur. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should Monitor the latest forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Road Conditions by Route

I-84 MP 64 to 87

HOOD RIVER - THE DALLES; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 52 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:12 am

I-84 MP 87 to 112

THE DALLES - RUFUS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 52 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:12 am

I-84 MP 90

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane
Comments: There is a pothole in the lane of travel causing no to minimal delays. Use caution.
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 6:54 pm

I-84 MP 103.75 to 104.83

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 103.5 to MP 105.0 EB & WB (Biggs Junction) Effective July 22, 2013, this section of I-84 will be restricted to 19 feet 00 in. in width. The height will be restricted to 19 feet 04 in. in height eastbound, and 17 feet 10 in. in height westbound. Effective June 3, 2014, the I-84 eastbound and westbound ramps to/from US97 will be restricted to 16 feet 00 in. in width. Loads wider than 16 feet 00 in. in width should use Exit 109 (Rufus) to/from US97. In addition, effective November 1, 2014, the I-84 eastbound ramps to/from US97, and the ramp from I-84 westbound to US97 will be restricted to 14 feet 00 in. in width. Loads wider than 14 feet 00 in. in width should use Exit 109 (Rufus) to/from US97. Estimated date of completion is June 1, 2015.
Updated: 12/20/2014 7:00 pm

I-84 MP 104.5 to 106

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: I84 will be reduced to one lane in both EB and WB direction with traffic pattern changes. Speeds on I84 through the work zone are reduced to 50 MPH. Contractors will be performing shoulder work, and other miscellaneous work outside of the roadway. The contractor will not be working the week of December 29th. There should be no delays to the travelling public over the next two weeks. I84 is still reduced to a single lane in each direction at Biggs. Speeds on I84 through the work zone have been reduced to 50 MPH.
Updated: 12/18/2014 9:34 pm

I-84 MP 112 to 150

ARLINGTON; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 54 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:03 am

I-84 MP 167.58 to 193

HERMISTON; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 45 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 8:16 pm

ORE35 MP 57.2 to 63.76

BENNETT PASS/MT HOOD MEADOWS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 34 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 9 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 8:12 pm

ORE35 MP 61.71

WHITE RIVER; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 39 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 8:11 pm

ORE35 MP 101.82

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR35 crossing Columbia River (White Salmon) Bridge - Hood River OR35 crossing the Columbia River (White Salmon) Bridge is restricted to 20,000 lbs. single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle, 80,000 lbs. GVW, Weight Table 1. Bridge belongs to Port of Hood River.
Updated: 12/20/2014 7:00 pm

ORE173 MP .12

TIMBERLINE LODGE; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 39 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 14 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 8:11 pm

ORE207 MP 5 to 36

HEPPNER-SPRAY MOUNTAIN; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 44 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:18 am

ORE207 MP 11.6 to 12.2

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Bridge construction is occurring, with intermittent flagging operations and an on site detour. Delays up to 20 mins, weekdays between 6AM and 6PM.
Updated: 11/17/2014 10:27 pm

ORE207 MP 11.86

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR207 MP 11.86 (Umatilla River Bridge - south of Hermiston) OR207 crossing the Umatilla River Bridge is restricted to 20,000 lbs. single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle, 105,500 lbs GVW, Weight Table 2 for divisible loads; 21,500 lbs. single axle, 43,000 lbs. tandem axle, 98,000 lbs. GVW, Weight Table 3 for non-divisible loads.
Updated: 12/20/2014 7:00 pm

US26 MP 54.14

GOVERNMENT CAMP; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 44 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 8:11 pm

US26 MP 59.57 to 67

BLUE BOX PASS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 42 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 4 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:15 am

US26 MP 67 to 75.5

WARM SPRINGS JCT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 46 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:15 am

US26 MP 86

Informational only; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: High water, use caution.
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 9:43 pm

US30 MP 30.42

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US30 MP 30.42 (Bridge of the Gods - Cascade Locks) Effective December 24, 2013, the Bridge of the Gods at US30 MP 30.42 is restricted to 80,000 lbs. GVW, Weight Table 1. This bridge belongs to the Port of Cascade Locks.
Updated: 12/20/2014 7:00 pm

US97 MP .43 to 2

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Expect occasional flagging on US97 at the ramp and US30 intersection for select operations. Delays during flagging operations will be less than 20 min Contractors will be performing shoulder work, and other miscellaneous work outside of the roadway. The contractor will not be working the week of December 29th. There should be no delays to the travelling public over the next two weeks. I84 is still reduced to a single lane in each direction at Biggs. Speeds on I84 through the work zone have been reduced to 50 MPH.
Updated: 12/18/2014 9:34 pm

US97 MP 17.96

MORO; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 47 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: Trace
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 8:11 pm

US97 MP 56.04

SHANIKO; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 47 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 8:11 pm

US197 MP 3.6

THE DALLES; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 52 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:13 am

US197 MP 45.09

MAUPIN; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 52 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:13 am

US395 MP 3 to 15

PENDLETON SOUTH; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions: Visibility of less than 500 feet. Oversized loads drive by your permit.
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 50 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 8:14 pm

US395 MP 35 to 42

BATTLE MT SUMMIT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 40 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 4 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:18 am

US395 MP 65 to 80

MEADOWBROOK SUMMIT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 44 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:18 am

US395 MP 90.8 to 97.18

LONG CREEK MT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 40 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 03:10 am

US395 MP 92.27

REST AREA
Informational only
Comments: Rest area is closed.
Last Updated: 10/16/2014 12:01 pm