City of Bend Road Conditions
Wheeler Co.; Weather Alert
Flood Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/9/2014 01:37:00 AM The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a flood warning for the following rivers in Oregon ... John day river at service creek affecting Wheeler county the National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a * Flood warning for the john day river at service creek from Monday evening to Wednesday morning ... Or until the warning is cancelled. * at 12:30 AM Sunday the stage was 7.0 feet. * Flood stage is 11.5 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast forecast ... The river will rise above flood stage by Monday late evening and continue to rise to near 12.2 feet by late Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage by early Wednesday morning. && Precautionary/preparedness actions... Turn around, don`t drown. Never drive cars ... Trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded areas. The water may be too deep to allow for safe passage. As little as one foot of water on the road can move most vehicles off the road. Additional information is available at: http://water. Weather. Gov/ahps2/index. Php?wfo=PDT
North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/9/2014 12:58:00 AM Wind Advisory remains in effect from 5 AM early this morning to 5 AM PDT Monday ... A Wind Advisory remains in effect from 5 AM early this morning to 5 AM PDT Monday. * Winds Southwest increasing to 35 to 40 MPH with frequent gusts to 50 MPH early this morning then persisting into early Monday morning. * Timing Late tonight through late Sunday night. * Locations include: the Summer Lake area ... Hart mountain refuge and the warner mountains. * Impacts Strong crosswinds may create dangerous driving conditions for high profile vehicles ... Especially along highway 31 near summer Lake. West bound traffic over the passes in the warner mountains will also encounter a strong headwind. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... 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.
Grand Ronde Valley, Wallowa Co., North Blue Mnts, South Blue Mnts, John Day Basin, Ochoco-John Day Highlands; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/8/2014 08:47:00 PM Moderate to heavy rain expected over the eastern Oregon mountains into Monday morning ... . A plume of subtropical moisture from the central Pacific interacting with multiple weather disturbances will result in periods of moderate to heavy rain over the eastern Oregon mountains through Monday morning. ... Flood Watch in effect through Monday morning ... The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a * Flood Watch for portions of central Oregon and northeast Oregon Including the following areas ... In central Oregon ... Foothills of the southern blue mountains of Oregon ... John day basin and ochoco-John Day highlands. In northeast Oregon ... Foothills of the northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Grande Ronde Valley ... Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Southern blue mountains of Oregon and Wallowa county. * Through Monday morning periods of moderate to heavy rain are expected through Monday morning ... With 1 to 2 inches of rain expected over the mountains. Lighter amounts are expected in the lower elevations. * The rain and melting of the remaining snow-pack will cause streams and creeks to rise in the mountains and adjacent foothills and valleys. Many area rivers will also reach bankfull. 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.
Road Conditions by Route
No adverse road conditions reported at this time.