City of Medford Road Conditions

Alerts!

ORE138, Intersection with East Diamond Lake Highway ORE138 MP 86; Estimated delay of 2 hours or greater
The North Entrance to Crater Lake is closed, due to snow accumulation.
Issued: 09/21/2017 2:23 pm

Klamath Basin; Weather Alert
Freeze Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 9/21/2017 12:51:34 PM The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a frost advisory ... Which is in effect from 2 AM to 9 AM PDT Saturday. A Freeze Watch has also been issued. This freeze watch is in effect from late Friday night through Saturday morning. * Temperature The upper 20s to lower 30s are expected late tonight into Friday morning and again Friday night into Saturday morning. * Locations in the warning area tonight include Klamath falls, Merrill, Chiloquin, Sprague river, Chemult, Lakeview and Valley Falls. * Locations in the watch area Friday night include Merrill, Chiloquin, bonazana, Chemult and Malin. * Locations in the advisory tonight include Keno and Worden. * Locations in the advisory Friday night include Keno, Klamath falls, Worden and Midland. * Impacts Sensitive vegetation may be killed or damaged if left unprotected. * View the hazard area in detail at https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/hazard Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Freeze Warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation. A Frost Advisory means that widespread frost is expected. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered. A Freeze Watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible. These conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

I-84, Troutdale MP 17 - 62; Closure
EB I-84 is closed from exit 17 in Troutdale to MP 62 in Hood River due to a wildfire in the area. Trucks use US-26 to OR-35 as an alternate route. Ramps Affected.
Updated: 09/20/2017 1:59 pm

Road Conditions by Route

I-5 MP 30.09

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB Exit 30 ramp to OR62 (Medford) Effective August 31, 2017, the ramp from I-5 northbound Exit 30 to OR62 will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Estimated date of completion is September 15, 2017.
Updated: 09/21/2017 10:00 am

ORE62 MP .05 to .89

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR62 MP 0 to MP 1 EB & WB (Medford) Effective August 31, 2017, this section of OR62 will be restricted 17 feet 06 in. in width between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Estimated date of completion is September 15, 2017.
Updated: 09/21/2017 10:00 am

ORE62 MP .7 to 5.7

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) Median , 3 Lanes , Shoulder (Eastbound) Median , 3 Lanes , Shoulder
Comments: All lanes on Hwy 62 are open between 6 AM to 7 PM, Mon-Thur, and 6 AM to 10 PM, Fri-Sun. Always use caution, watch for lane closures, and signs. The new access to Crater Lake Avenue at Fowler Lane is open and the existing access at Corey Road is closed. North/Middle: Daytime, watch for truck traffic in the Vilas / Hwy 62 intersection. South: Agate Road at Hwy 62 is permanently closed. During the day, workers and equipment will be working off the roadway. Use caution, and watch for workers throughout the project.
Updated: 09/19/2017 2:24 pm

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