City of Salem Road Conditions

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Benton Co., Polk Co.; Weather Alert
Flood Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/22/2014 03:21:00 AM Willamette tributaries bulletin ... The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon ... Marys river near Philomath affecting Benton county ... The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon ... Luckiamute river near Suver affecting Benton and Polk counties river forecasts are based on observed and forecast rainfall and temperatures, and they include current and planned reservoir releases. For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit weather. Gov/Portland. The next update for these locations will be issued by 11 AM Monday morning. The Flood Warning continues for the Luckiamute river near Suver. * At 230 am Monday the stage was ... 29.4 feet / 12061 cfs. * Flood stage is 27.0 feet and flood flow is 7500 cfs. * Forecast This river crested at 30.5 ft at 345 PM on Sunday 12/21. This river is expected to continue to recede ... And fall below flood stage tonight. This river will continue falling for the next couple days. * Impact Above 29.0 ft, expect widespread flooding of the lowland agricultural lands upstream from Falls City and maple grove to the confluence with the Willamette river. Also expect flooding and possible closure of numerous secondary roads near the river. &&

Benton Co.; Weather Alert
Flood Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/22/2014 03:21:00 AM Willamette tributaries bulletin ... The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon ... Marys river near Philomath affecting Benton county ... The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon ... Luckiamute river near Suver affecting Benton and Polk counties river forecasts are based on observed and forecast rainfall and temperatures, and they include current and planned reservoir releases. For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit weather. Gov/Portland. The next update for these locations will be issued by 11 AM Monday morning. The Flood Warning continues for the marys river near Philomath. * At 3 am Monday the stage was ... 20.4 feet / 5614 cfs. * Flood stage is 20.0 feet and flood flow is 5100 cfs. * Forecast This river crested at 20.5 ft early on 12/21. This river has been hovering around 20.4 ft. This river is expected to fall below flood stage during the day today and continue falling for the next couple days. * Impact Above 20.5 ft, expect flooding of some homes in the southern part of Corvallis to begin, especially when the Willamette is also running high. In south Corvallis, a trailer park and light industrial areas, including evanite fiber plant, begin to flood. Flooding may begin in the vicinity of chapel drive and grange hall road on the south side of Philomath. Problems with the sewers have historically begun in Philomath at this and higher stages. &&

ORE153, 1 mile East of Intersection with Salmon River Highway ORE18 MP 1 - 7; Closure
High water in the area has the highway closed at this location. Please find an alternate route
Updated: 12/22/2014 02:36 am

US101, 10 miles North of Wedderburn MP 317; Closure with Detour
The road surface has collapsed and closed the road; a detour is in place. Use an alternate route.
Updated: 12/22/2014 01:58 am

ORE229, 9 miles South of Intersection with Oregon Coast Highway US101 MP 9 - 15; Closure
High water, use an alternate route. Hwy 229 is closed at milepost 9 and at milepost 14.
Updated: 12/21/2014 11:36 pm

ORE180, 7 miles East of Intersection with Corvallis - Newport Highway US20 MP 7; Closure
High water in this area has the highway closed. This closure is expected to last through the night. Please find an alternate route.
Updated: 12/21/2014 11:20 pm

US101, 12 miles North of Florence MP 177; Closure
The highway is closed at this location for an unknown amount of time. Please find an alternate route.
Updated: 12/21/2014 3:58 pm

ORE224, 8 miles East of Estacada MP 31 - 36; Closure
Hwy closed from Promontory Park MP 31 to MP 38. Escorted access has been halted due to a landslide and there is no date for resuming the escorts., OR 224 closed indefinitely from Promontory Park (mp 31) to US Forest Service Road 57 (mp 38). There is no estimated time or day to reopen OR 224. The highway will remain closed until all hazard trees are addressed.
Updated: 12/18/2014 4:19 pm

US101B, 2 miles West of Astoria MP 5; Closure with Detour
The Lewis and Clark River Bridge will be closed starting December 1, 2014; a detour will be in place. Use an alternate route., The Lewis & Clark River Bridge is scheduled to be closed to facilitate construction activities starting December 1, 2014. This closure is anticipated to last until August 1, 2015. A detour route will be designated with signing during the length of the closure. The project is scheduled to be completed in November 2017.
Updated: 12/10/2014 10:31 am

Road Conditions by Route

I-5 MP 253 to 261

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) Median (Northbound) Median
Comments: Road construction is occurring in the highway median between the hours of 8:00 pm and 5:00 am, causing no to minimum delays, use caution. The scheduled work includes removal of the earthen berm and installation of cable barrier between mile post 253.83 and 258.92. Both the southbound left (fast) lane and northbound shoulder (northbound left lane may be closed sporadically) will be closed Sunday through Thursday nights from 8:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. to facilitate construction between mile post 253.83 and 258.92. The roadway shoulders along the median, both in the northbound and southbound directions, may be closed or have their width reduced at any hours of the day as required to facilitate the work. Drive through the area with caution. Oregon State Police will be enforcing the speed limit through the work zone area. The project is scheduled to be completed in February 2015.
Updated: 11/20/2014 4:17 pm

ORE22 MP 25.74 to 26.05

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR22 MP 25.60 to MP 26.14 EB (Center St Bridge - Salem) Effective November 18, 2014, this section of OR22 eastbound will be restricted to 17 feet 05 in. in height. Estimated date of completion is February 28, 2015.
Updated: 12/21/2014 7:00 pm