South Oregon Road Conditions
Klamath Basin, North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
High Wind Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/23/2014 02:52:00 PM Gusty south winds Friday night through Saturday ... . A strong storm will bring strong winds to the mountains. Wind gusts up to 80 MPH are possible at the higher terrain. In addition some locations such as the Shasta Valley could see a strong head wind. Friday evening through Saturday evening. ... High Wind Watch in effect from Friday evening through Saturday evening ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a High Wind Watch ... Which is in effect from Friday evening through Saturday evening. * Winds Southwest 40 to 45 MPH with gusts to 60 MPH. * Timing Friday evening through Saturday evening. * Locations include: silver Lake ... Hart mountain wildlife refuge. * Impacts Traffic along highway 31 between silver Lake and Paisley and traffic along highway 140 east of Lakeview could be impacted. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 MPH ... Or gusts of 58 MPH OR stronger may occur. Continue to Monitor the latest forecasts.
US101, North Bend MP 234; Closure with Detour
McCullough Bridge is closed. Traffic is detoured on East Bay Drive. Motor carriers are advised to use authorized alternate routes., ODOT estimates the bridge closure will continue until late Friday but there is no ETA to reopen. For help determining authorized alternate routes, contact ODOTís Over Dimension Permit Unit, (503) 373-0000. The media contact is ODOT PIO Dan Latham, (541) 817-5200.
Updated: 10/23/2014 1:30 pm
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: 10/23/2014 7:00 pm