Southwest Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

Lower Columbia, WA-Lower Columbia & I-5 Cowlitz Co.; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/4/2016 03:30:00 AM Winter Weather Advisory in effect for the lower Columbia and i-5 corridor in Cowlitz county from 1 AM to noon PST Monday ... The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow ... Which is in effect from 1 AM to noon PST Monday. * Timing Precipitation increasing in intensity late Sunday night and continuing through Monday morning. * Snow levels Lowering to 1000 feet Sunday night, and temporarily down to the Valley floors Monday morning. * accumulation ... 2 to 4 inches above 1000 feet. Accumulations up to 1 or 2 inches below 1000 feet. * Impacts Travel along i-5 May be impacted by snow Monday morning. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities ... And use caution while driving.

Northwest Coast Range, WA-Willapa Hills; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/4/2016 03:30:00 AM Winter Weather Advisory in effect for the coast range of northwest Oregon and the Willapa hills from 1 AM to noon PST Monday ... The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow ... Which is in effect from 1 AM to noon PST Monday. * Timing Snow increasing in intensity late Sunday night and continuing through Monday morning. * Snow levels Lowering to 1000 feet Sunday night, and as low as 500 feet Monday morning. * accumulation ... 3 to 6 inches ... With heaviest accumulations above 1500 feet. * Impacts Travel through the north Oregon coast range and Willapa hills may become difficult Sunday night and Monday. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities ... And use caution while driving.

South Central Cascades, Siskiyous & South Cascades, Klamath Basin, North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co.; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/4/2016 03:30:00 AM Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening ... * Snow accumulations ... 6 to 10 inches ... Except for near crater Lake which will see 11 to 15 inches. * Winds West winds 20 to 30 MPH will create areas of blowing and drifting snow. * Elevation Above 5000 feet. * Timing Snow will increase in intensity through the morning and become heavy at times late this morning through early afternoon. Snow will gradually diminish late this evening. * Locations include Highways 58 ... 138 ... 230 ... 62 and 140 above 5000 feet. The greatest amounts will be in the crater Lake area. * Impacts Strong winds combined with heavy snow rates will reduce visibility. Road surfaces are already below freezing ... So roads will become snow covered quickly. Travel will be difficult and unplowed roads may become impassable. * View the hazard area in detail at http://weather.gov/medford/hazard Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that visibilities will be limited due to a combination of falling and blowing snow. Use caution when traveling ... Especially in open areas.

Road Conditions by Route

I-5 MP 0 to 4.3

SISKIYOU SUMMIT NB; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 31 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:54 am

I-5 MP 4.3 to 0

SISKIYOU SUMMIT SB; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 31 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:54 am

I-5 MP 10 to 12.5

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: Work continues, weather permitting, on the Siskiyou Rest Area Welcome Center. Expect trucks entering and exiting the work site from Crowson Rd. All work is during the week, during daylight hours. Expect traffic controlled by flaggers on Crowson Road, with minor delays. This part of the project is building a gated access road for the facility staff.
Updated: 11/22/2016 12:36 pm

I-5 MP 19 to 27

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) Median , Shoulder (Northbound) Median , Shoulder
Comments: Expect shoulder closures, for cable rail installation, during the nighttime and early morning hours. Watch for workers and use caution. This project will continue through late fall.
Updated: 11/11/2016 12:35 pm

I-5 MP 24

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 2 Lanes , Shoulder (Northbound) 2 Lanes , Shoulder
Comments: Work continues through the project area as the contractor nears the end of construction. There are no scheduled lane closures this week. Ramps Affected. Sidewalk, median, irrigation, and landscaping work will continue through the fall months.
Updated: 11/22/2016 12:35 pm

I-5 MP 61

FRONTAGE ROAD
Informational only; Construction Work
Comments: Road construction is occurring, use caution. Expect intermittent lane closures on Monument Dr., Monday through Friday, 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM. Through December there will be equipment and construction crews in the area around the bridge, with intermittent flagging. For any questions, contact Public Works at 541-474-5460.
Updated: 11/22/2016 12:40 pm

I-5 MP 61

OFF RAMP
Informational only; Construction Work
Comments: Beginning October 3, the contractor will be adjusting signal pole locations and concrete island for pedestrians at the south I-5 ramp intersection. Ramps Affected. I-5 Exit 61 - Merlin Road / Monument Drive Intersection. This project is scheduled to be wrapped up by the end of October.
Updated: 11/23/2016 2:04 pm

I-5 MP 69.08

SEXTON MT PASS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 37 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:53 am

I-5 MP 73.81

SMITH HILL SUMMIT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 37 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:53 am

I-5 MP 79.78

STAGE ROAD PASS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 37 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:53 am

I-5 MP 87 to 100.95

CANYON CREEK PASS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
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: 12/04/2016 03:53 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: 12/03/2016 7:00 pm

ORE42 MP 17.1

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Hwy 42 traffic is limited to one lane each direction. Watch for construction signs, trucks, and work crews. This project will replace the Gray Creek culvert, which crosses under Hwy 42 and Norway Rd. Norway Rd is closed to through traffic at Gray Creek.
Updated: 11/22/2016 12:45 pm

ORE42 MP 45

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Road construction is occurring, use caution. Intermittent weekday lane closures, with flaggers for traffic control as needed, Oct 26 to Nov 30. This project is for drain installations on the north side of the highway, in the county line curves.
Updated: 11/22/2016 12:51 pm

ORE42 MP 48 to 62

CAMAS MTN; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
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: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:53 am

ORE62 MP .7 to 1.73

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) Median , 1 Lane (Eastbound) Median , 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: Expect nighttime lane closures. There are changes to access into local businesses, along with traffic pattern shifts. Watch for signs, use caution. Skypark Drive will be closed at the intersection with Hwy 62, nights, from 7PM to 6 AM, Mon. through Thur nights. Access to Skypark Dr will still be open via Whittle Ave.This is the first phase of Hwy 62 Expressway project. During the day workers and equipment will be working off the roadway. All lanes will be open on Hwy 62 between 6 AM and 7 PM, Mon-Thur, and 6 AM to 10 PM Friday-Sunday. The Medco Haul Rd is closed to all traffic , including bicyclist and pedestrians.
Updated: 11/22/2016 12:33 pm

ORE62 MP 27

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Crash/Hazard
Comments: A crash has occurred, use caution.
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:44 am

ORE62 MP 45.74

PROSPECT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
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: 12/04/2016 03:55 am

ORE62 MP 65.45

UPPER CRATER LAKE BDRY; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 7 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:55 am

ORE66 MP 15.65

GREEN SPRINGS SMT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 28 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 10 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:55 am

ORE99 MP 19.09

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR99 MP 19.09 SB (Ashland Creek Bridge - Ashland) Effective June 12, 2015, OR99 southbound crossing Ashland Creek Bridge is restricted to 20,000 lbs. single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle, 105,500 lbs. GVW., Weight Table 2. Effective January 14, 2016, 5-axle single unit vehicles will be limited to 58,000 lbs. GVW, 6-axle single unit vehicles will be limited to 64,000 lbs. GVW, 7-axle single unit vehicles will be limited to 72,000 lbs. GVW.
Updated: 12/03/2016 7:00 pm

ORE138 MP 86

Informational only; Weather Impact
Comments: The North Entrance to Crater Lake National Park is closed for the winter Season. Access to the Park is at the South entrance off Highway 62.
Last Updated: 12/01/2016 06:59 am

ORE138 MP 86.01

E DIAMOND LAKE SMT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 24 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:56 am

ORE140 MP 36.96

LK OF THE WOODS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 27 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 12 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:57 am

ORE140 MP 53.71

DOAK MT SUMMIT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 37 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:57 am

ORE230 MP 0 to 23.8

W DIAMOND LAKE SMT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 26 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:55 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: 12/03/2016 7:00 pm

ORE234 MP 16.01

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR234 MP 16.01 (Rogue River Bridge - east of Gold Hill) Effective June 21, 2016, OR234 crossing the Rogue River Bridge is restricted to 20,000 lbs. single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle, 80,000 lbs. GVW, Weight Table 1.
Updated: 12/03/2016 7:00 pm

ORE238 MP 13.79 to 38.75

JACKSONVILLE HIGHWAY; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 37 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:54 am

ORE238 MP 19.4 to 33

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: From 8 AM to 3 PM, expect single lane closures with flaggers, beginning October 31st to December 9th. Use caution, watch for advance signs. Crews will be clearing brush and hazard trees along the highway right of way.
Updated: 11/22/2016 12:39 pm

ORE273 MP 7.5

MT ASHLAND SKI ROAD; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 26 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 44 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:55 am

US97 MP 236.66 to 253.9

CHILOQUIN; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 23 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:57 am

US97 MP 253.9 to 280.16

KLAMATH FALLS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 23 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:56 am

US101 MP 311

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: Single lane traffic controlled with flaggers and temporary traffic signals. Use caution and watch for workers. Reinhart Creek Bridge rehabilitation project.
Updated: 11/22/2016 12:45 pm

US101 MP 347

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Traffic controlled with flaggers and temporary traffic signals. Use caution and watch for workers. Thomas Creek Bridge rehabilitation project.
Updated: 11/22/2016 12:46 pm

US101 MP 347.78

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US101 MP 347.78 NB & SB (Brookings) Effective October 10, 2016, this section of US101 will be restricted to 16 feet 08 in. in height. Estimated date of completion is January 31, 2017.
Updated: 12/03/2016 7:00 pm

US101 MP 347.78

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US101 MP 347.78 NB & SB (Brookings) Effective November 26, 2016, this section of US101 will be restricted to 11 feet 06 in. in width. No restrictions will be in place from 6 AM to 10 AM each day. Estimated date of completion is January 31, 2017.
Updated: 12/03/2016 7:00 pm

US101 MP 347.78

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US101 MP 347.78 NB & SB (Brookings) Effective June 14, 2016, this section of US101 will be restricted to 14 feet 00 in. in width. Mobile homes with eaves are allowed, provided the base width does not exceed 14 feet 00 in. in width. Estimated date of completion is November 26, 2016.
Updated: 12/03/2016 7:00 pm

US199 MP .62

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Northbound traffic on the Grants Pass Parkway at M St. is controlled by flaggers. Expect delays.
Last Updated: 10/13/2016 07:39 am

US199 MP 16.1

HAYES HILL SMT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 37 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/04/2016 03:54 am

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