South Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

Harney Co., Malheur Co.; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 11:05:00 AM Windy across most of Harney and Malheur counties ... ... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM MDT /7 PM PDT/ this evening ... A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM MDT /7 PM PDT/ this evening. * Winds South 25 to 35 MPH with gusts to 50 MPH. Locally higher gusts are possible. The strongest winds are expected in southern Harney county and southern Malheur county above 5000 feet. * Timing Through 6 PM ... With gradual weakening into the evening. * Impacts Travel difficulties ... Especially for high profile vehicles ... And especially on east-west oriented sections. 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.

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 11:05 am

Klamath Basin, North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 02:10:00 AM Gusty south winds through Saturday evening ... . A storm will bring strong winds to much of southern Oregon and northern California this evening through Saturday evening with the strongest winds generally during the early afternoon. Areas affected include the coast ... Mountains ... Shasta Valley ... Rogue Valley and east of the Cascades. ... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening ... ... Wind advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening ... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening. A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening. * Winds Southwest 35 to 50 MPH with gusts to 70 MPH. * Timing Now through this evening. Winds will be strongest late this morning into this afternoon. * Locations in the warning area include: Paisley ... Silver Lake ... Hart mountain wildlife refuge ... Bly ... Beatty. * Locations in the advisory area include: Lakeview. * Impacts Highway 31 between silver Lake and Paisley and highway 140 east of Lakeview will be impacted. These winds can cause travel difficulties ... Especially for high profile vehicles. In addition ... Since it is still hunting season ... Hunters should be aware that winds will be even stronger in the surrounding mountains. This could bring down branches and cause trees to fall. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected. Sustained wind speeds of at least 50 MPH OR gusts of 75 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted ... Especially for high profile vehicles. A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 MPH are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Klamath Basin, North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
High Wind Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 02:10:00 AM Gusty south winds through Saturday evening ... . A storm will bring strong winds to much of southern Oregon and northern California this evening through Saturday evening with the strongest winds generally during the early afternoon. Areas affected include the coast ... Mountains ... Shasta Valley ... Rogue Valley and east of the Cascades. ... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening ... ... Wind advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening ... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening. A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening. * Winds Southwest 35 to 50 MPH with gusts to 70 MPH. * Timing Now through this evening. Winds will be strongest late this morning into this afternoon. * Locations in the warning area include: Paisley ... Silver Lake ... Hart mountain wildlife refuge ... Bly ... Beatty. * Locations in the advisory area include: Lakeview. * Impacts Highway 31 between silver Lake and Paisley and highway 140 east of Lakeview will be impacted. These winds can cause travel difficulties ... Especially for high profile vehicles. In addition ... Since it is still hunting season ... Hunters should be aware that winds will be even stronger in the surrounding mountains. This could bring down branches and cause trees to fall. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected. Sustained wind speeds of at least 50 MPH OR gusts of 75 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted ... Especially for high profile vehicles. A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 MPH are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Road Conditions by Route

ORE140 MP 25 to 34.4

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Traffic control with flaggers, and pilot cars, 24/7, for road work at Bly Mountain. Use caution and expect delays.
Updated: 10/14/2014 1:16 pm

ORE140 MP 25.17 to 31.57

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR140 MP 25.13 to MP 34.47 (Bly Mountain) Effective July 18, 2014, this section of OR140 will be restricted to 12 feet 00 in. in width. Estimated date of completion is December 31, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

ORE140 MP 40

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Crash/Hazard
Comments: Hazardous tree or vegetation, use caution.
Last Updated: 10/25/2014 11:08 am