City of Salem Road Conditions

Alerts!

Lower Columbia, WA-Lower Columbia & I-5 Cowlitz Co.; Weather Alert
High Wind Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 12:25:00 PM High Wind Warning in effect until 9 PM PDT this evening for the lower Columbia river and interstate 5 corridor ... The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a High Wind Warning ... Which is in effect until 9 PM PDT this evening. * Winds: south 20 to 30 MPH with widespread gusts to 50 MPH. Gusts to 60 MPH possible. * Timing: strongest winds between 2 PM and 7 PM. * Locations include: St. Helens ... Longview ... Kelso * Impacts: Power outages and tree damage are possible. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage.

Portland Metro, Central Willamette Valley, South Willamette Valley, WA-Vancouver Area; Weather Alert
High Wind Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 12:25:00 PM High Wind Warning remains in effect until 7 PM PDT this evening for the Willamette Valley ... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 7 PM PDT this evening. * Winds: south winds of 10 to 20 MPH will increase abruptly this afternoon into the 25 to 35 MPH range with widespread gusts to 50 MPH. Gusts to 60 MPH will be possible. * Timing: strongest winds now through 5 PM. * Locations include: Hillsboro ... Portland ... Oregon city ... Gresham ... Troutdale ... Salem ... McMinnville ... Eugene ... Corvallis ... Albany ... Vancouver ... Battle ground ... Camas ... And washougal. * Impacts: Power outages and areas containing significant tree damage are possible. * As of noon: isolated reports of tree limbs coming down and Power outages are surfacing from Eugene ... Beaverton ... And Creswell. So far the strongest wind gusts measured at weather stations have been between 40 and 45 MPH near Corvallis and Aurora. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage.

Northwest Coast Range; Weather Alert
High Wind Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 12:25:00 PM High Wind Warning remains in effect until 7 PM PDT this evening for the north Oregon coast range ... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 7 PM PDT this evening. * Winds: south 25 to 35 MPH with gusts to 70 MPH ... Mainly in exposed locations at higher elevations. * Timing: strongest winds now through early this evening. * Locations include: Vernonia * Impacts: Power outages and areas containing significant tree damage are possible. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage.

West Coast Range; Weather Alert
High Wind Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 12:25:00 PM High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5 PM PDT this afternoon for the central Oregon coast range ... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5 PM PDT this afternoon. * Winds: south 30 to 40 MPH with gusts to 70 MPH ... Mainly in exposed locations at higher elevations. * Timing: strongest winds now through 4 PM. * Impacts: Power outages and areas containing significant tree damage are possible. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage.

North Coast, Central Coast; Weather Alert
High Wind Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 12:25:00 PM High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5 PM PDT this afternoon for the Oregon coast ... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5 PM PDT this afternoon. * Winds: south 30 to 40 MPH. Wind gusts to 60 MPH for coastal communities with gusts to 75 MPH along beaches and headlands. * Timing of strongest winds for central Oregon coast: now through 3 PM. * Timing of strongest winds for north Oregon coast: now through 5 PM. * Locations include: Lincoln City ... Newport ... Cape Foulweather ... Yachats ... Florence ... Astoria ... Cannon Beach ... Tillamook ... Netarts ... Pacific City * Impacts: Power outages and areas containing significant tree damage are possible. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage.

US101, North Bend MP 234; Closure with Detour
The McCullough Bridge is expected to remain closed until at least Saturday. Traffic is detoured on East Bay Drive., Motor carriers are advised to use authorized alternate routes. Contact ODOT's Over Dimension Permit Unit, 503-373-0000, for help determining authorized alternate routes. ODOT PIO Dan Latham, 541-817-5200, is the media contact.
Updated: 10/25/2014 11:05 am

ORE224, 8 miles East of Estacada MP 31 - 36; Closure
Hwy closed from Promontory Park MP 31 to MP 38. Escorted access for people with ID who live or work within the closure during daylight only., OR 224 closed indefinitely from Promontory Park (mp 31) to US Forest Service Road 57 (mp 38). Local traffic escorted through the closure during daylight and only with identification. OR 224 closes to all travel at dark. There is no estimated time or day to reopen OR 224. The highway will remain closed until all hazard trees are addressed.
Updated: 10/25/2014 07:32 am

Road Conditions by Route

I-5 MP 253.94

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB on-ramp from OR22/OR99E Business EB (Salem) Effective October 7, 2014, the ramp from OR22/OR99E Business eastbound to I-5 northbound will be intermittently closed between the hours of 8 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). Estimated date of completion is October 17, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 254.22

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB on-ramp from OR22 WB (Salem) Effective October 7, 2014, the ramp from OR22 westbound to I-5 northbound will be intermittently closed between the hours of 8 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). Estimated date of completion is October 17, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 254.25

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 SB Exit 253 ramp to OR22/OR99E Business (Salem) Effective October 7, 2014, the ramp from I-5 southbound Exit 253 to OR22/OR99E Business will be intermittently closed between the hours of 8 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). Estimated date of completion is October 17, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 255.95

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB Exit 256 ramp to Market St (Salem) Effective October 6, 2014, the ramp from I-5 northbound Exit 256 to Market St will be intermittently closed between the hours of 8 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). Estimated date of completion is October 17, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 256.62

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 SB Exit 256 ramp to Market St (Salem) Effective October 6, 2014, the ramp from I-5 southbound Exit 256 to Market St will be intermittently closed between the hours of 8 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). Estimated date of completion is October 17, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 258.4

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB Exit 258 ramp to OR99E / Portland Rd (Salem) Effective October 1, 2014, the ramp from I-5 northbound Exit 258 to OR99E / Portland Rd will be intermittently closed between the hours of 8 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). Estimated date of completion is October 17, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 258.86

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 SB Exit 258 ramp to OR99E / Portland Rd (Salem) Effective October 1, 2014, the ramp from I-5 southbound Exit 258 to OR99E / Portland Rd will be intermittently closed between the hours of 8 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). Estimated date of completion is October 17, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am