Central Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co.; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 04:19:00 PM Heavy snow will move into the area this evening and continue into Sunday ... . Snow impacts will increase this evening and Sunday as a second strong storm arrives from the south ... Producing another round of heavy wet snow and gusty winds for much of Siskiyou county and portions of Modoc county. This include Mount Shasta city. Heavy snow will significantly impact travel along interstate 5 and highway 89 ... And may down trees and Power lines. Snow and gusty winds are also expected in the Cascades and siskiyous and across portions of the east side. Blowing and drifting snow is expected. ... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow ... Which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday. * Snow accumulations ... 3 to 7 inches. * Winds Southwest 10 to 20 MPH with gusts to 20 to as high as 40 MPH. * Timing Snow will begin late this evening. Southeast winds and snowfall will peak tonight before diminishing during the morning on Sunday. * Locations include Portions of highway 97 to include Chemult and areas between Klamath Falls and Chiloquin. * Impacts Snow and blowing snow late this evening and overnight will result in accumulating snow on roadways, at times. Snowfall rates and blowing snow will occasionally reduce visibilities to less than one half of a mile. Precautionary/preparedness actions... * Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities. * See weather Gov/Medford/cams for latest road conditions. * A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause travel difficulties.

Klamath Basin, Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 1/21/2017 04:19:00 PM Heavy snow will move into the area this evening and continue into Sunday ... . Snow impacts will increase this evening and Sunday as a second strong storm arrives from the south ... Producing another round of heavy wet snow and gusty winds for much of Siskiyou county and portions of Modoc county. This include Mount Shasta city. Heavy snow will significantly impact travel along interstate 5 and highway 89 ... And may down trees and Power lines. Snow and gusty winds are also expected in the Cascades and siskiyous and across portions of the east side. Blowing and drifting snow is expected. ... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow ... Which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Sunday. * Snow accumulations in the advisory area ... 3 to 6 inches. * Winds South 20 to 30 MPH with gust to 40 MPH. High gusts are possible above 5000 feet. * Timing Light to moderate snow is expected to develop late this evening and continue into Sunday morning. * Locations in the advisory area include Mainly the higher terrain and portions of highway 140 between Bly and Lakeview and east of Lakeview. * Impacts Snow and blowing snow tonight will result in snow packed roads and reduced visibilities, at times. Visibilities could fall to less than one half of a mile at times. * View the hazard area in detail at http://weather.gov/medford/hazard Precautionary/preparedness actions... * Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination see weather. Gov/Medford/cams for latest road conditions. * A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause travel difficulties travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions. * If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets, food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you. * The safest place during a winter storm is indoors a Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective action now.

Road Conditions by Route

HWY372 MP 21.38

MT BACHELOR; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snowing Hard and Continuously
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 30 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 4 in.; Roadside Snow: 87 in.
Comments: Areas of white out conditions
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:17 pm

HWY372 MP 21.98

Seasonal Closure; Information
Lanes Affected: (Eastbound) 2 Lanes (Westbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: Cascade Lakes Highway is closed for the winter south of Mt. Bachelor
Last Updated: 11/17/2016 1:49 pm

ORE22 MP 68 to 73

MARION FORKS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Rain
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: 26 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:45 pm

ORE22 MP 73 to 81.81

SANTIAM JCT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 33 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 3 in.; Roadside Snow: 43 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:47 pm

ORE27 MP 1.9

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR27 MP 1.90 (Irrigation Ditch - Prineville) OR27 crossing Irrigation Ditch at MP 1.90 is restricted to 21,500 lbs. single axle, 43,000 lbs. tandem axle, 60,000 lbs. tri-axle, Weight Table 4.
Updated: 01/20/2017 10:00 am

ORE27 MP 2.88

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR27 MP 2.88 (Irrigation Ditch - Prineville) OR27 crossing Irrigation Ditch at MP 2.88 is restricted to 21,500 lbs. single axle, 43,000 lbs. tandem axle, 60,000 lbs. tri-axle, Weight Table 4.
Updated: 01/20/2017 10:00 am

ORE27 MP 4.62

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR27 MP 4.62 (Irrigation Ditch - Prineville) OR27 crossing Irrigation Ditch at MP 4.62 is restricted to 21,500 lbs. single axle, 43,000 lbs. tandem axle, 60,000 lbs. tri-axle, Weight Table 4.
Updated: 01/20/2017 10:00 am

ORE27 MP 27.23

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR27 MP 27.23 (Bear Creek Bridge - south of Prineville) OR27 crossing Bear Creek Bridge is restricted to 20,000 lbs. single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle, 105,500 lbs GVW, Weight Table 2.
Updated: 01/20/2017 10:00 am

ORE58 MP 70 to 86.45

WILLAMETTE PASS EAST; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 40 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:13 pm

ORE58 MP 81

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Eastbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: High water is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:22 pm

ORE58 MP 83.5

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Eastbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: High water is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 7:20 pm

ORE58 MP 85.5

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) , Shoulder
Comments: High water is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 6:59 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: 01/21/2017 09:23 am

ORE205 MP 37 to 57

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: High water is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 6:18 pm

ORE242 MP 61.91 to 83.7

Seasonal Closure; Information
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) Median , All Lanes , Shoulder (Eastbound) Median , All Lanes , Shoulder
Comments: Old McKenzie Highway 242, will be closed for the season on 11-15-2016.
Last Updated: 11/17/2016 09:59 am

ORE361 MP 7.33

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: High water is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 12:03 pm

US20 MP 71.59 to 89.2

SANTIAM PASS SMT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Chains Required. Traction tires allowed in place of chains on vehicles under 10,000 GVW and not towing. Vehicles towing must use chains.
Current Temp: 30 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 3 in.; Roadside Snow: 82 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 4:36 pm

US20 MP 89.2 to 112

SISTERS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 39 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 30 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:11 pm

US20 MP 132.51

BURNS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 38 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 14 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:19 pm

US26 MP 50.3 to 53

OCHOCO SUMMIT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 31 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 1 in.; Roadside Snow: 30 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:14 pm

US26 MP 98 to 88

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Intermittent rock falls on the HWY have been taking place. Use caution.
Last Updated: 01/19/2017 10:59 pm

US26 MP 99 to 103

WARM SPRINGS GRADE; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 43 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 5 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 4:04 pm

US97 MP 68.66

COW CANYON; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 43 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 5 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 4:04 pm

US97 MP 130 to 145.48

BEND; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 41 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 12 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:15 pm

US97 MP 135.96

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) , Shoulder
Comments: High water is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:22 pm

US97 MP 145.48 to 172.19

SOUTH OF BEND; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 41 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 36 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:15 pm

US97 MP 151.9

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Comments: High water is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 6:58 pm

US97 MP 172.19 to 196.42

LAPINE; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 30 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 25 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:12 pm

US97 MP 196.42 to 236.66

CHEMULT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 37 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 34 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:13 pm

US97 MP 213

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: High water is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 5:03 pm

US395 MP 10.3 to 18.27

CANYON MOUNTAIN; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 31 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 31 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:19 pm

US395 MP 53

DEVINE SUMMIT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 31 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 28 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:20 pm

US395 MP 90.8 to 97.18

LONG CREEK MT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 31 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 24 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/21/2017 3:19 pm

US395 MP 93.2

REST AREA
Informational only
Comments: Carter Park Rest Area is closed for the season.
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 11:45 am

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