City of Medford Road Conditions


East Curry Co. & Josephine Co., Jackson Co.; Weather Alert
Dense Fog Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 1/27/2015 04:30:00 AM Dense Fog Advisory in effect until 11 AM PST this morning ... ... Air Stagnation Advisory remains in effect until 10 AM PST Thursday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Dense Fog Advisory ... Which is in effect until 11 AM PST this morning. An Air Stagnation Advisory remains in effect until 10 AM PST Thursday. * Synopsis: high pressure will continue over the region through at least Thursday morning continuing low level inversions and generally stagnant air. The high will weaken some Tuesday and Wednesday resulting in some improvement in vertical mixing ... But not enough to completely mix out the stagnant air in the west side valleys. The inversion is expected to strengthen some again this weekend before dissipating early next week. * Locations include: Grants Pass ... Cave Junction ... Medford ... Ashland ... Drain ... Elkton ... Roseburg ... Sutherlin ... Green ... Myrtle creek ... Canyonville ... Glendale. * Impacts: very low visibilities in dense fog will make driving hazardous ... Especially on i-5 and other roads with high speed limits. Air quality could deteriorate if significant pollution particulates accumulate. These particulates could make breathing more difficult for those with respiratory ailments. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... An Air Stagnation Advisory indicates that ... Due to limited movement of an air mass across the advisory area ... Pollution could increase to levels that affect health. A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving ... Slow down ... Use your headlights ... And leave plenty of distance ahead of you.

Road Conditions by Route

I-5 MP 33

Informational only; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) , Shoulder
Comments: Road construction is occurring, use caution. Work is on the shoulder to install a road and weather information station.
Updated: 01/25/2015 1:50 pm

ORE62 MP 5 to 6

No to Minimum Delay; Maintenance Work
Comments: Road maintenance operations are occurring, use caution.
Updated: 01/27/2015 08:48 am