East Oregon Road Conditions

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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

Lower Columbia Basin, WA-Lower Columbia Basin; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/20/2014 02:25:00 PM Strong winds expected tonight through Sunday morning ... . A Pacific storm system will move into the area with tightening pressure gradients across the interior Pacific northwest. Southwest to west winds will continue to increase through the evening. These winds will continue overnight ... Before diminishing through the day on Sunday. Isolated strong gusts over 60 MPH can be expected along the simcoe highlands ... Central and north central Oregon ... And the foothills of the southern Blue Mountains. ... Wind Advisory remains in effect until noon PST Sunday ... A Wind Advisory remains in effect until noon PST Sunday. * Timing: winds will increase tonight with the strongest winds expected overnight and early Sunday morning. Winds will decrease Sunday 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.

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.

Harney Co., Malheur Co.; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/20/2014 01:08:00 PM Very windy Sunday in southeast Oregon and southwest Idaho ... . Strong westerly winds aloft due to a Pacific storm will mix down to the surface Sunday in the southern parts of Harney and Malheur counties in Oregon and in Owyhee and Twin Falls counties in Idaho. ... Wind Advisory in effect from 8 AM MST /7 AM PST/ to 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a Wind Advisory for the southwest Idaho highlands ... Owyhee mountains ... Southern Twin Falls county ... And the southern parts of Harney and Malheur counties in Oregon ... Which is in effect from 8 AM MST /7 AM PST/ to 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ Sunday. * Winds Westerly 30 to 40 MPH sustained with gusts to 55 MPH. * Impacts Travel hazard for high profile vehicles especially on north-south roads ... Including u. S. 95 in Oregon and u. S. 93 south of Twin Falls/Idaho ... As well as Idaho state highway 51 south of mountain home ... And Oregon state highway 78 southeast of Burns. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 MPH ... Or gusts of at least 45 MPH are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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 08:21:00 AM Flood Watch remains in effect from 4 PM PST this afternoon through Monday afternoon for southwest Washington and northwest Oregon ... The Flood Watch continues for southwest Washington and northwest Oregon from 4 PM PST this afternoon through Monday afternoon. A classic atmospheric river type precipitation event is setting up over the Pacific northwest today ... Which will continue to impact the region into early Monday. A very long fetch of moisture with origins west to the south china sea is feeding into this system ... Bringing the potential for very large rainfall totals across the region. A deep and moist westerly flow will develop today and continue through Sunday. With the flow forecasted to remain perpendicular to the coast range and Cascades for an extended period of time ... Expect strong orographic enhancement to lead to the highest rainfall totals over the mountains. The coast range ... Foothills and Cascades are expected to see in the range of 6 to 12 inches of rain ... With locally higher amounts possible. Lower but still significant totals are expected for the lower terrain. Projected rainfall along the coast is forecasted to be around 4 to 8 inches. The interior lowlands should see 1 to 4 inches ... With the highest amounts closer to the Cascade foothills. Given the latest forecasted rainfall totals ... It appears that there is the strong potential for flooding over the weekend on numerous rivers and tributaries draining the coast range and Cascades. A few rivers may even reach major flood stage. The current river stage forecasts indicate that the faster responding rivers could reach flood stage as early as tonight. There are also likely to be impacts from urban and small stream flooding and flooding along low lying pasture land. In addition to the flooding concerns ... Excessive rainfall has the potential to create landslides ... Debris flows ... And excessive runoff in the vicinity of recent wildfire burn scars. Burn scars from two large fires this summer ... The 36 pit fire in the Clackamas river basin near Estacada and the deception complex near Oakridge ... Will be particularly vulnerable. 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 10 PM Saturday night.

Road Conditions by Route

I-84 MP 285 to 299.9

BAKER VALLEY; 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: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:17 pm

I-84 MP 300 to 328

PLEASANT VALLEY EB; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 38 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments: WATCH FOR AREAS OF GROUND FOG
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:18 pm

I-84 MP 328 to 300

PLEASANT VALLEY WB; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 38 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments: WATCH FOR AREAS OF GROUND FOG
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:18 pm

I-84 MP 347.85 to 328.1

BURNT RIVER CANYON; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 42 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:18 pm

I-84 MP 352 to 367

THREE MILE HILL; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 43 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: Trace
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:03 pm

I-84 MP 367 to 378

ONTARIO; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 43 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 4 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:03 pm

ORE7 MP 6.74

TIPTON SUMMIT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snowing Hard and Continuously
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 31 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 1 in.; Roadside Snow: 12 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:03 pm

ORE7 MP 25 to 36

SUMPTER; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 34 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:51 pm

US20 MP 132.51

BURNS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 33 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:05 pm

US20 MP 151 to 240

JUNTURA; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 40 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 12:29 pm

US20 MP 161

STINKINGWATER SUMMIT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 36 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 4 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 12:29 pm

US26 MP 162.27 to 162.41

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) , Shoulder (Southbound) , Shoulder
Comments: Construction of sidewalks is occurring causing no to minimum delays, use caution. Work will be occurring Mondays through Fridays in daylight hours. Watch for traffic changes and flaggers throughout the week.
Updated: 11/17/2014 10:20 pm

US26 MP 190.47 to 190.73

AUSTIN; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snowing Hard and Continuously
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 31 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 1 in.; Roadside Snow: 12 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:03 pm

US26 MP 223.22

ELDORADO PASS; 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: Trace; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 7:31 pm

US30 MP .46

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US30 (Huntington Hwy) MP 0.46 (Burnt River Bridge - Lime) Effective June 16, 2011, the Burnt River Bridge near Lime just off I-84 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

US395 MP 10.3 to 18.27

CANYON MOUNTAIN; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 35 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 1 in.; Roadside Snow: 5 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:04 pm

US395 MP 53

DEVINE SUMMIT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 30 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:05 pm

US395 MP 90.8 to 97.18

LONG CREEK MT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 34 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 5 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/20/2014 3:04 pm

US395 MP 92.27

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