East Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

John Day Basin, Ochoco-John Day Highlands; Weather Alert
Flash Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 9/4/2015 11:16:00 AM Rain on the Canyon creek wildfire area may cause flash flooding and debris flows ... . A low pressure area will move across central and northeast Oregon tonight and Saturday producing widespread rain. ... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 3 PM PDT this afternoon through Saturday evening ... The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a * Flash Flood Watch for a portion of central Oregon Including the following John Day basin and ochoco-john day highlands. * From 3 pm PDT this afternoon through Saturday evening * Rain amounts of 0.25 to 0.75 inches are possible over the Canyon creek wildfire area tonight through Saturday and it is possible that a few areas could see amounts near 1 inch. * The rain may result in flash flooding or debris flows on the recently burnt areas Especially along Canyon creek above Canyon city and John Day. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should Monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.

Baker Co., Malheur Co.; Weather Alert
Flash Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 9/4/2015 08:33:00 PM Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday morning ... The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of northeast Oregon and southeast Oregon This includes the following in ... Northeast Oregon ... Baker county. In southeast Oregon ... Malheur county. * Through Saturday morning moderate rainfall from showers and isolated thunderstorms tonight through midday Saturday may be sufficient to trigger mudslides/landslides in burn scar areas. The main burn scars impacted will be the cornet/windy ridge and the eldorado. * mudslides/landslides may occur suddenly and with surprising force ... Blocking roads and potentially burying automobiles rapidly. Highways in the burn scars ... Including us 26 and state highway 245 ... May become dangerous in periods of moderate to heavy rainfall during the watch period. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should Monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.

Road Conditions by Route

I-84 MP 330.42 to 342.92

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 330 to MP 343 EB & WB (west of Ontario) Effective April 27, 2015, this section of I-84 will be restricted to 12 feet 00 in. in width between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. This section of I-84 will be restricted to 16 feet 00 in. in width between the hours of 7 AM & 7 PM. Loads wider than 16 feet 00 in. in width may be accommodated on a case-by-case basis. Contact the Over-Dimension Permits Unit for information. In addition, the height will be restricted to 17 feet 10 in. in height eastbound, and 17 feet 03 in. in height westbound at all hours. Estimated date of completion is October 15, 2015.
Updated: 09/04/2015 7:00 pm

I-84 MP 330.68 to 342.6

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Road construction is occurring. Operations will be in effect 24hrs a day with periodic alternating closures. Flaggers will be present.
Updated: 09/04/2015 4:02 pm

I-84 MP 346.13 to 353.55

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 354 to MP 346 WB (west of Ontario) Effective May 19, 2015, this section of I-84 westbound will be restricted to 12 feet 00 in. in width between the hours of 6 PM & 6 AM. In addition, this section of I-84 westbound will be restricted to 16 feet 00 in. in width between the hours of 6 AM & 6 PM. Loads wider than 16 feet 00 in. in width may be accommodated on a case-by-case basis. Contact the Over-Dimension Permits Unit for information. Estimated date of completion is October 1, 2015.
Updated: 09/04/2015 7:00 pm

US20 MP 130.24 to 131.5

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder (Eastbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: Road construction is occurring with intermittent lane closures and flaggers. Westbound truck traffic will be detoured. Expect delays up to 20 mins.
Updated: 09/04/2015 4:12 pm

US20 MP 131.44 to 131.92

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US20 / US395 MP 131.44 to MP 131.92 EB & WB (Burns) Effective September 12, 2015, this section of US20 / US395 will be closed between the hours of 9 AM & 11 AM for one day only.
Updated: 09/04/2015 7:00 pm

US20 MP 131.92 to 134.03

Future Event: Closure with Detour; Information
Expected Start Date: 9/12/2015 8:50:00 AM
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: A parade has closed the road; a detour is in place. Use an alternate route.
Last Updated: 09/04/2015 10:34 am

US20 MP 246.82 to 258.05

Informational only; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Contractors will be grinding the existing pavement surface and paving back with new asphalt. All work will be done at night with flaggers & pilot cars
Updated: 09/04/2015 4:24 pm

US26 MP 213 to 231

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: A wildfire in the area, use caution.
Last Updated: 09/01/2015 10:01 am

US30 MP .46

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US30 (Huntington Hwy) MP 0.46 (Burnt River Bridge - Lime) Effective June 16, 2011, the Burnt River Bridge near Lime just off I-84 is restricted to 20,000 lbs. single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle - 105,500 lbs. GVW., Weight Table 2 for divisible loads; 21,500 lbs. single axle, 43,000 lbs. tandem axle - 98,000 lbs. GVW., Weight Table 3 for non-divisible loads.
Updated: 09/04/2015 7:00 pm

US95 MP 2.16 to 29.92

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US95 MP 2.16 to MP 29.92 NB & SB Effective September 8, 2015, this section of US95 will be restricted to 14 feet 00 in. in width between the hours of 6 AM & 6 PM. Mobile homes with eaves are allowed provided the base width does not exceed 14 feet 00 in. in width. Loads over 14 feet 00 in. width may be accommodated on a case-by-case basis. Contact the Over-Dimension Permit Unit for information. Estimated date of completion is October 15, 2015.
Updated: 09/04/2015 7:00 pm

US395 MP 1 to 25

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: A wildfire in the area, expect 20 minute delays and limited visibility due to smoke. Watch for flaggers, crews, equipment and possible rocks, tree limbs and other debris on roadway. Clean up operations and removal of hazard trees will continue over the next few weeks. Plan extra travel time and drive with caution.
Last Updated: 09/03/2015 3:28 pm

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