Central Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

John Day Basin; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 2/27/2015 05:14:00 AM Moderate to heavy snow today and tonight ... . A low pressure system will track across the region today through tonight bringing moderate to heavy precipitation. Heavy snow will be possible in the higher terrain ... Especially across central Oregon. ... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 AM PST Saturday ... A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 AM PST Saturday. * Snow accumulations: 2 to 4 inches. * Elevation: snow levels will fall below 3000 feet early this morning with the heaviest snow near Monument and John Day. Snow levels will rise above 4000 feet this afternoon ... And then fall again to below 2000 feet by Saturday morning. * Timing: rain will change over to snow early this morning ... Then back to rain by this afternoon. Rain will then change back to snow again tonight and snow will persist through Saturday morning. * Locations include: Dayville ... John Day ... Mitchell ... Monument ... Spray * Impacts: snow packed roads will make travel difficult. This includes along highways 26 and 395. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory is issued when snow is occurring or is expected to develop and accumulate. Travel may be hazardous ... Especially on bridges ... Overpasses ... And secondary roads. Motorists are urged to use extreme caution ... And slow down to adjust for rapidly changing driving conditions and reduced visibilities. For additional weather information ... Check our web site at www. Weather. Gov/Pendleton.

Ochoco-John Day Highlands; Weather Alert
Winter Storm Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 2/27/2015 05:14:00 AM Moderate to heavy snow today and tonight ... . A low pressure system will track across the region today through tonight bringing moderate to heavy precipitation. Heavy snow will be possible in the higher terrain ... Especially across central Oregon. ... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 AM PST Saturday ... A winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 AM PST Saturday. * Snow accumulations: 5 to 10 inches * Elevation: heaviest snow above 3000 feet this morning. Snow levels will rise above 4000 feet this afternoon ... Then fall again below 3000 feet by Saturday morning. * Timing: moderate to heavy snow is expected this morning and will last until early Saturday morning. * Locations include: brothers ... Paulina ... Prairie City ... Seneca * Impacts: snow packed roads will make travel difficult. This includes along highways 20 ... 26 ... And 395. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means significant snow accumulations are expected. Snowfall intensities will be heavy enough to substantially reduce visibilities at times. For additional weather information ... Check our web site at www. Weather. Gov/Pendleton.

North Cascades, Lane Co. Cascades; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 2/27/2015 03:36:00 AM Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 3 PM PST this afternoon above 5000 feet for the north Oregon and Lane county Cascades ... A Winter Weather Advisory above 5000 feet for snow remains in effect until 3 PM PST this afternoon. * Timing Through 3 PM this afternoon. * accumulation/snow levels ... Snow levels 4500 to 5000 feet will lower to 3500 to 4000 feet by this afternoon. Expect four to eight inches of new snow above 5000 feet by mid afternoon while elevations between 3500 and 5000 feet will have around 4 inches. The heaviest snowfall is expected between 4 AM and 10 AM this morning. * Impacts Higher Cascade passes such as Willamette ... Emigrant ... McKenzie ... Are in the advisory area. Drivers should be prepared for icy or snow covered roads and winter like driving conditions. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities ... And use caution while driving.

Road Conditions by Route

HWY372 MP 21.5

Seasonal Closure; Information
Lanes Affected: (Eastbound) 2 Lanes (Westbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: Cascade Lakes Hwy is closed for the Winter south of Mt Bachelor.
Last Updated: 11/14/2014 06:57 am

HWY372 MP 21.98

MT BACHELOR; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 1 in.; Roadside Snow: 50 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 1:59 pm

ORE22 MP 68 to 73

MARION FORKS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
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: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:58 am

ORE22 MP 73 to 81.81

SANTIAM JCT; 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: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:54 am

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: 02/27/2015 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: 02/27/2015 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: 02/27/2015 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: 02/27/2015 10:00 am

ORE31 MP 47.33

SILVER LAKE; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Black Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 33 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 07:00 am

ORE58 MP 70 to 86.45

WILLAMETTE PASS EAST; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 36 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:53 am

ORE242 MP 55.46 to 92.28

Seasonal Closure; Information
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) Median , All Lanes , Shoulder (Eastbound) Median , All Lanes , Shoulder
Comments: Highway 242 is now closed for the season, use alternate route.
Last Updated: 11/13/2014 1:01 pm

US20 MP .93

Informational only; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Night work on NW and SE corners of US20 and 8th scheduled for this week with possible single lane closures between 8PM and 6AM. http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION4/Pages/US20-at-8thStreet.aspx This project will replace aging signals and poles at the intersection, reconstruct the corners at the intersection, upgrade pedestrian ramps to meet current ADA standards, restripe crosswalks, correct drainage problems, and repave the intersection.
Updated: 02/23/2015 9:53 pm

US20 MP 71.59 to 89.2

SANTIAM PASS SMT; 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: 1 in.; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:54 am

US20 MP 89.2 to 112

SISTERS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 35 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:52 am

US20 MP 132.51

BURNS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 33 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:54 am

US26 MP 50.3 to 53

OCHOCO SUMMIT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 33 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:54 am

US26 MP 92.78 to 96.1

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Water utility work will result in closures from 8AM-5PM on Adams St between Baird & I St. Possible striping operations on US97 between Baird & J St. http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION4/Pages/us97_madras_south_y/US97_Madras_South_Y.aspx
Updated: 02/25/2015 09:04 am

US26 MP 99 to 103

WARM SPRINGS GRADE; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 45 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:51 am

US97 MP 68.66

COW CANYON; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 45 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:52 am

US97 MP 130 to 145.48

BEND; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 45 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 1:59 pm

US97 MP 140 to 142

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: No work scheduled for this week. Two new bridges over the US97 Bend Parkway, new roundabout intersection at 3rd & Murphy. Sewer line installation on Brookswood Boulevard and Deer Valley Drive. Reconstruction of Pinebrook between the US97 Parkway and 3rd. http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION4/pages/us97-murphyrd/us97-murphyrd.aspx
Updated: 02/23/2015 10:35 pm

US97 MP 141 to 143

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Clear and grubbing operations expected. Construction survey work being performed. Daytime delays expected on Brookswood for tree removal operations. US97 Murphy Road Phase 2 - Construction of Murphy Road from 3rd Street to Brookswood. Removal of signal at US97 and Pinebrook. Installation of a message board on US 97 southbound prior to Baker Road at MP 142.67. Installation of pedestrian crossing at US97 and Pinebrook. http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION4/pages/us97-murphyrd/us97-murphyrd.aspx
Updated: 02/23/2015 10:35 pm

US97 MP 145.48 to 172.19

SOUTH OF BEND; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 41 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 1:59 pm

US97 MP 172.19 to 196.42

LAPINE; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 38 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:52 am

US97 MP 196.42 to 236.66

CHEMULT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 36 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:53 am

US395 MP 10.3 to 18.27

CANYON MOUNTAIN; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snow Flurries
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 30 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 1 in.; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:53 am

US395 MP 53

DEVINE SUMMIT; 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: 1 in.; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:55 am

US395 MP 90.8 to 97.18

LONG CREEK MT; 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: Trace; Roadside Snow: Trace
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/27/2015 09:53 am

US395 MP 92.27

REST AREA
Informational only
Comments: Rest area is closed.
Last Updated: 10/16/2014 12:01 pm