City of Bend Road Conditions
North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/9/2014 03:13:00 PM Wind Advisory remains in effect until 5 AM PDT Monday ... A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 5 AM PDT Monday. * Winds Southwest increasing to 35 to 40 MPH this evening with occasional gusts to 50 MPH. * Timing The strongest winds will be from late this evening continuing overnight. Winds are expected to decrease late tonight toward Monday morning. * Locations include: the Summer Lake area ... Hart mountain refuge and the warner mountains. * Impacts Strong crosswinds may create dangerous driving conditions for high profile vehicles ... Especially along highway 31 near summer Lake. West bound traffic over the passes in the warner mountains will also encounter a strong headwind. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 MPH are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.
Grand Ronde Valley, Wallowa Co., North Blue Mnts, South Blue Mnts, John Day Basin, Ochoco-John Day Highlands; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/9/2014 02:39:00 PM Moderate to heavy rain expected over the eastern Oregon mountains into Monday morning ... . A plume of subtropical moisture from the central Pacific interacting with multiple weather disturbances will result in periods of moderate to heavy rain over the eastern Oregon mountains through Monday morning. ... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning ... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of central Oregon and northeast Oregon Including the following areas ... In central Oregon ... Foothills of the southern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... John Day basin and ochoco- John Day highlands. In northeast Oregon ... Foothills of the northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Grande Ronde Valley ... Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon and Wallowa county. * Through Monday morning periods of moderate to heavy rain are expected through Monday morning ... With 1 to 2 inches of rain expected over the mountains. Lighter amounts are expected in the lower elevations. * The rain and melting of the remaining snow-pack will cause streams and creeks to rise in the mountains and adjacent foothills and valleys. Many area rivers will also reach bankfull. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should Monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.
North Cascades, Lane Co. Cascades; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/9/2014 02:15:00 PM Winter Weather Advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 4 PM PDT Monday for the north and central Oregon Cascades ... The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow ... Which is in effect from midnight tonight to 4 PM PDT Monday. * Timing After midnight tonight through mid Monday afternoon. * Snow levels Lowering to around 4000 feet late tonight and to between 3000 and 3500 feet on Monday. * Accumulations At the passes ... 2 to 3 inches. At the ski resorts 6 or 7 inches. * Impacts Roads in the Cascades will become snow covered late tonight and on Monday ... Possibly causing travel difficulties. 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
No adverse road conditions reported at this time.