Southwest Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
High Wind Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 11/20/2014 02:58:00 AM High Wind Watch remains in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday morning ... A High Wind Watch remains in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday morning. * Winds: southwest 35 to 45 MPH gusting to 60 MPH. * Timing: winds will increase Friday afternoon and diminish by Saturday afternoon. * Locations include: highway 31 between Paisley and summer Lake along with the adjacent winter ridge ... And the warner mountains. * Impacts: high profile vehicles on highway 31 will be impacted by crosswinds during this event. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 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.

South Central Coast, Curry Co. Coast; Weather Alert
High Wind Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 11/20/2014 02:58:00 AM High Wind Watch remains in effect from Friday morning through Friday evening ... A High Wind Watch remains in effect from Friday morning through Friday evening. * Winds: south 35 to 45 MPH gusting to 60 MPH along the coast. * Timing: winds will increase Friday morning ... Then diminish Friday night. * Locations include: Port Orford ... Gold Beach and other coastal areas from cape ferrelo to the Oregon dunes. * Impacts: highway 101 will be impacted by this storm. The port of port orford will be exposed to wind and wave action. A combination of very strong winds and heavy rain will make driving very hazardous as well as causing limbs to break and trees to topple. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 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.

Road Conditions by Route

I-5 MP 0 to 4.3

SISKIYOU SUMMIT NB; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
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: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:45 am

I-5 MP 4.3 to 0

SISKIYOU SUMMIT SB; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 38 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:45 am

I-5 MP 21.21 to 27.16

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 27.16 to MP 21.21 SB (Phoenix) Effective November 18, 2014, this section of I-5 southbound will be closed between the hours of 10 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). Estimated date of completion is November 21, 2014.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 24

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: SB Detour is scheduled for Wednesday night, 11/19, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Off at South Medford Exit 27 and back on at Talent Exit 21, using Oregon 99. Ramps Affected. The detours are for beam-setting on I-5. The NB detour is scheduled for Dec. 2 through 4, 12/2-12/4, 10 PM to 5 AM. This is all part of the Fern Valley interchange project. There are directional signs on the frontage road and intersections. Expect intermittent lane closures throughout the work zone. Utility crews are working in the area, use caution.
Updated: 11/19/2014 2:43 pm

I-5 MP 24.39

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 24.39 NB (Phoenix) Effective December 2, 2014, this section of I-5 northbound will be closed between the hours of 10 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). All traffic will be directed to take Exit 24 and re-enter I-5. Estimated date of completion is December 5, 2014.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 43 to 49

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 2 Lanes (Northbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: Expect intermittent ramp and lane closures on I-5. Cleanup work continues on the Depoe St. Bridge in Rogue River, from 7 PM to 6 AM. Ramps Affected. Most work will be during night hours. Only one ramp will be closed at a time, including Exits 43, 45a, 45b, and 48. Watch for directional construction signs, and workers near the travel lanes. Crews are installing cable-barriers, upgrading signs and guardrail.
Updated: 11/16/2014 2:46 pm

I-5 MP 43.08 to 49.49

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 42.5 to MP 49.5 NB & SB (south of Grants Pass) Effective July 3, 2014, this section of I-5 will be restricted to 12 feet 00 in. in width between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. In addition, the height will be restricted to 17 feet 05 in. in height southbound, and 16 feet 07 in. in height northbound when the width is restricted. No width or height restrictions will be in place from 7 AM Friday until 7 PM Sunday. Effective September 12, 2014, the width and height restrictions will be in effect between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 44.001 to 43.55

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB & SB Exit 43 ramps to/from OR99 - OR234 (Rogue River) Effective July 9, 2014, the I-5 Exit 43 ramps to/from OR99 will be intermittently closed Sunday through Thursday nights between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Effective September 12, 2014, the ramps will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 44.01 to 45.4

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB & SB Exit 45A ramps to/from OR99 (Rogue River) Effective July 9, 2014, the I-5 Exit 45A ramps to/from OR99 will be intermittently closed Sunday through Thursday nights between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Effective September 12, 2014, the ramps will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 45.82 to 46.08

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB & SB Exit 45B on/off ramps to/from Valley of the Rogue State Park (Rogue River) Effective June 26, 2014, the I-5 NB & SB Exit 45B on- and off-ramps to/from Valley of the Rogue State Park will be intermittently closed on Sunday to Thursday nights between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Effective September 12, 2014, the ramps will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 48.51 to 49.01

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB & SB Exit 48 on/off ramps to/from Depot St (Rogue River) Effective June 27, 2014, the I-5 NB & SB Exit 48 on- and off-ramps to/from Depot St will be intermittently closed on Sunday to Thursday nights between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Effective September 12, 2014, the ramps will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 66.55 to 81.08

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 66.5 to MP 81.7 NB & SB (north of Grants Pass) Effective January 3, 2014, this section of I-5 will be restricted to 16 feet 00 in. in width at all hours. No restrictions will be in place from 3 PM Friday until 7 PM Sunday. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 67 to 82

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 2 Lanes (Northbound) 2 Lanes , Shoulder
Comments: Expect intermittent lane and shoulder closures, throughout the project area, for finish work. Watch for workers and equipment. Ramps Affected.
Updated: 11/16/2014 2:43 pm

I-5 MP 69.08

SEXTON MT PASS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
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: 11/20/2014 09:49 am

I-5 MP 78.11

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 SB MP 78.11 (crossing under Speaker Rd) Effective May 19, 2013, I-5 southbound crossing under Speaker Rd will be restricted to 16 feet 08 in. in height between the hours of 7 PM & 9 AM. No height restriction will be in place from 9 AM Friday until 7 PM Sunday. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 87 to 100.95

CANYON CREEK PASS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
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: 11/20/2014 09:58 am

I-5 MP 104.85

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 104.85 Chadwick Ln crossing over I-5 (near Riddle) Chadwick Ln crossing over I-5 is restricted to the following weights: 20,000 single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle - 80,000 lbs. GVW. Weight Table 1.
Updated: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

ORE42 MP 38.2 to 45.9

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Intermittent single-lane closures, with flaggers. This is for improving sight distances for drivers in the county line curves area of the highway.
Updated: 11/16/2014 2:16 pm

ORE42 MP 42

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Maintenance Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Road maintenance operations are occurring, use caution. Traffic controlled by flaggers. Expect delays.
Updated: 11/20/2014 09:20 am

ORE42 MP 48 to 62

CAMAS MTN; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
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: 11/20/2014 09:58 am

ORE62 MP 1.58

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Intermittent traffic control with flaggers, Sunday through Thursday nights, 9PM to 6 AM. This is for utility work. Use caution, watch for workers and advance warning signs.
Updated: 11/16/2014 1:03 pm

ORE62 MP 45.74

PROSPECT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Overcast
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: 11/20/2014 09:57 am

ORE62 MP 65.45

UPPER CRATER LAKE BDRY; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 38 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:56 am

ORE62 MP 86.63

CR LAKE NATL PARK; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 29 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 2 in.; Roadside Snow: 18 in.
Comments: The north entrance off Hwy 138 is closed for the winter season. The East and West rim are closed.
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:34 am

ORE66 MP 15.65

GREEN SPRINGS SMT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 35 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:46 am

ORE99 MP 1

Informational only; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) , Shoulder (Eastbound) , Shoulder
Comments: Road construction is occurring, use caution. Work is off the roadway, as the season is wrapping up.
Updated: 11/16/2014 12:50 pm

ORE138 MP 86.01

E DIAMOND LAKE SMT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 5 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:55 am

ORE140 MP 36.96

LK OF THE WOODS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Overcast
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: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:53 am

ORE140 MP 38

Informational only; Information
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Burning is taking place along the highway. Use caution. The Klamath Ranger District is burning today on Dead Indian Memorial Road. This may cause visible smoke around the Great Meadow on Highway 140 near Lake of the Woods.
Last Updated: 11/19/2014 1:49 pm

ORE140 MP 53.71

DOAK MT SUMMIT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Overcast
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: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:53 am

ORE230 MP 0 to 23.8

W DIAMOND LAKE SMT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 38 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:55 am

ORE234 MP .04

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR234 MP 0.04 (Rogue River Bridge - west of Gold Hill) OR234 crossing Rogue River Bridge west of Gold Hill 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: 11/20/2014 10:00 am

ORE273 MP 7.5

MT ASHLAND SKI ROAD; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 35 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:45 am

US97 MP 236.66 to 253.9

CHILOQUIN; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 40 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:58 am

US97 MP 253.9 to 280.16

KLAMATH FALLS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 38 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/20/2014 09:52 am

US101 MP 354 to 356

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Intermittent traffic control with flaggers. Expect single lane closures, from 7 AM to 7 PM. All lanes will be open at night. Most work is scheduled for weekdays, though some weekend work may be necessary. Most delays will be under 10 minutes.
Updated: 11/16/2014 2:19 pm

US101 MP 362

Informational only; Maintenance Work
Comments: Road maintenance operations are occurring, use caution.
Updated: 11/20/2014 08:56 am

US199 MP 16.1

HAYES HILL SMT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
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: 11/20/2014 09:48 am