Northeast Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

US101, North Bend MP 234; Closure with Detour
The McCullough Bridge is expected to remain closed until at least Saturday. Traffic is detoured on East Bay Drive., Motor carriers are advised to use authorized alternate routes. Contact ODOT's Over Dimension Permit Unit, 503-373-0000, for help determining authorized alternate routes. ODOT PIO Dan Latham, 541-817-5200, is the media contact.
Updated: 10/25/2014 08:11 am

Lower Columbia Basin, WA-Lower Columbia Basin, WA-Blue Mnts Foothills; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 05:17:00 AM Very windy conditions over portions of the interior northwest today through Sunday ... . A strong low pressure system will move into western Washington today and then swing northeast into british Columbia tonight. This system will cause very windy conditions over portions of the interior northwest. These conditions will occur in central Oregon and the Grande Ronde Valley ahead of the associated cold front today ... And then across the Columbia basin and the blue mountain foothills after frontal passage tonight and Sunday. ... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 5 PM this afternoon to 3 PM PDT Sunday ... A Wind Advisory remains in effect from 5 PM this afternoon to 3 PM PDT Sunday. * Timing: winds will increase rapidly with frontal passage this evening ... Especially along the blue mountain foothills. More persistent strong winds will occur from late tonight through at least Sunday morning. * Winds: southwest to west 25 to 35 MPH with gusts of 45 to 50 MPH. * Impacts: driving will become difficult especially for high profile vehicles on area roadways. In addition these winds may cause loose objects to be picked up and blown some distance. Minor property damage may also be possible. 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.

Grand Ronde Valley; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 05:17:00 AM Very windy conditions over portions of the interior northwest today through Sunday ... . A strong low pressure system will move into western Washington today and then swing northeast into british Columbia tonight. This system will cause very windy conditions over portions of the interior northwest. These conditions will occur in central Oregon and the Grande Ronde Valley ahead of the associated cold front today ... And then across the Columbia basin and the blue mountain foothills after frontal passage tonight and Sunday. ... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening for ladd and pyles canyons ... A Wind Advisory for ladd and pyles canyons remains in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening. * Timing: winds in the southern Grande Ronde Valley will increase this morning and then generally persist through the day today. * Winds: south 25 to 35 MPH with gust of 45 to 50 MPH. * Impacts: travelers on interstate 84 through ladd Canyon and on highway 237 through pyles Canyon should expect strong winds and sudden wind gusts. Watch for other drivers who may be caught by surprise and swerve into another Lane. High profile vehicles will be most susceptible to these winds. 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.

Road Conditions by Route

I-84 MP 239.2

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Eastbound) , Shoulder
Comments: A vehicle fire has occurred causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 10/24/2014 6:27 pm

I-84 MP 245.85 to 260.67

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Expect reduced speeds, traffic pattern changes and single lane travel for EB and WB travel with traffic separated by concrete barrier. Bicycles are NOT allowed through the seven-mile work zone from Hilgard State Park to La Grande (MP 252-261).Travelers can expect traffic pattern changes as crews gradually move traffic off the eastbound freeway lanes to the newly resurfaced westbound freeway. The eastbound lanes will then be closed to accommodate resurfacing work. Traffic will remain single lane in both directions, separated by concrete barriers, until fall. The westbound freeway on-ramp at Exit 259 where U.S. 30 connects to the freeway at the west end of La Grande will also remain closed until fall. Travelers are cautioned to expect reduced speeds, traffic pattern changes and narrow lanes with no shoulders in this work zone. Residence at Perry will also see changes at the Exit 256 interchange, west of Perry. The I-84 westbound on-ramp will open and the eastbound off-ramp at this interchange will close.
Updated: 10/16/2014 3:19 pm

I-84 MP 248.47 to 260.29

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 260.7 to MP 248.0 WB (La Grande to Meacham) Effective March 31, 2014, this section of I-84 westbound will have the following restrictions in place (NOTICE: there are multiple curves within the project area, use extra caution): mobile/modular units - restricted to 14 feet 00 in. in overall width (including eaves) and the unit/trailer is limited to 70' in length, including the tongue. Other non-divisible loads: restricted to 14 feet 00 in. in overall width and 120' overall length. The trailer is limited to 70' in length. Legal width loads/vehicles (8 ft 6 in. or less in width) are restricted to 140' overall length and the trailer length is not limited. Estimated date of completion is November 1, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-84 MP 248.54 to 260.29

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 248.0 to MP 260.7 EB (Meacham to La Grande) Effective March 31, 2014, this section of I-84 eastbound will have the following restrictions in place (NOTICE: there are multiple curves within the project area, use extra caution): mobile/modular units - restricted to 12 feet 00 in. in overall width (including eaves) and the unit/trailer is limited to 70' in length, including the tongue. Other non-divisible loads: restricted to 12 feet 00 in. in overall width and 120' overall length. The trailer is limited to 70' in length. Legal width loads/vehicles (8 ft 6 in. or less in width) are restricted to 140' overall length and the trailer length is not limited. Estimated date of completion is November 1, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-84 MP 256.4

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 256.42 Upper Perry Interchange crossing over I-84 (Perry) Upper Perry Interchange crossing over I-84 is restricted to the following weights: 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: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-84 MP 259.171

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 WB ramp from US30 Exit 259 (La Grande) Effective March 31, 2014, the ramp from US30 to I-84 westbound at Exit 259 will be closed. Estimated date of completion is November 1, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-84 MP 270.39 to 276.7

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Road construction is occurring, use caution.
Updated: 10/19/2014 11:01 pm

ORE339 MP 2.76

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR339 (Freewater Hwy) MP 2.76 (West Crockett Branch Bridge - Milton-Freewater) OR339 (Freewater Hwy) crossing West Crockett Branch Bridge is restricted to 21,500 lbs. single axle, 43,000 lbs. tandem axle, 60,000 lbs. tri-axle, Weight Table 4.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

ORE339 MP 3.16

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR339 (Freewater Hwy) MP 3.16 (East Fork Little Walla Walla River Bridge - Milton-Freewater) OR339 (Freewater Hwy) crossing East Fork Little Walla Walla River Bridge is restricted to 21,500 lbs. single axle, 43,000 lbs. tandem axle, 60,000 lbs. tri-axle, Weight Table 4.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

ORE339 MP 3.31

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR339 (Freewater Hwy) MP 3.31 (West Fork Little Walla Walla River Bridge - Milton-Freewater) OR339 (Freewater Hwy) crossing West Fork Little Walla Walla River Bridge is restricted to 21,500 lbs. single axle, 43,000 lbs. tandem axle, 60,000 lbs. tri-axle, Weight Table 4.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

US395 MP 92.27

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