Southwest Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

South Central Cascades, Siskiyous & South Cascades; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 11/22/2014 09:42:00 AM Snowy conditions today in the Cascades ... . A strong jet stream over the area along with cooling temperatures will result in falling snow levels and accumulating snow today. Elevations above 5500 feet will receive 6 to 12 inches of snow through this evening. Lighter amounts are expected down to 4000 foot elevations through this evening. ... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening ... A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening. * Snow accumulations: 6 to 12 inches above 5500 feet. 6 inches or less are expected down to 4000 foot elevations. * Timing: now through this evening. Snowfall rates will be highest this morning. Snow levels will continue to fall through this evening. * Locations include: portions of highway 58 at and near Willamette pass, portions of highway 138 between Diamond Lake junction and Chemult, and Crater Lake national park. * Winds: northwest with gust 20 to 40 MPH. At exposed locations such as ridge tops ... Mountain passes ... And on the Crater Lake rim. This will result in some blowing and drifting snow ... Primarily above the 6000 foot elevation level. * Impacts: travelers should expect snow on roadways in the advisory area today ... Primarily in crater Lake national park ... On portions of highway 58 and 138 ... And in the Diamond Lake area. Those traveling in this area should be prepared for winter driving conditions. Those venturing outdoors should be prepared for wintry weather. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 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

I-5 MP 0 to 4.3

SISKIYOU SUMMIT NB; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 47 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:30 pm

I-5 MP 4.3 to 0

SISKIYOU SUMMIT SB; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 47 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:30 pm

I-5 MP 21.21 to 27.16

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 27.16 to MP 21.21 SB (Phoenix) Effective November 18, 2014, this section of I-5 southbound will be closed between the hours of 10 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). Estimated date of completion is November 21, 2014.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 24

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: SB Detour is scheduled for Wednesday night, 11/19, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Off at South Medford Exit 27 and back on at Talent Exit 21, using Oregon 99. Ramps Affected. The detours are for beam-setting on I-5. The NB detour is scheduled for Dec. 2 through 4, 12/2-12/4, 10 PM to 5 AM. This is all part of the Fern Valley interchange project. There are directional signs on the frontage road and intersections. Expect intermittent lane closures throughout the work zone. Utility crews are working in the area, use caution.
Updated: 11/19/2014 2:43 pm

I-5 MP 24.39

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 24.39 NB (Phoenix) Effective December 2, 2014, this section of I-5 northbound will be closed between the hours of 10 PM & 5 AM (NIGHTTIME). All traffic will be directed to take Exit 24 and re-enter I-5. Estimated date of completion is December 5, 2014.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 28

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Hazardous debris is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 5:56 pm

I-5 MP 43 to 49

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 2 Lanes (Northbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: Expect intermittent ramp and lane closures on I-5. Cleanup work continues on the Depoe St. Bridge in Rogue River, from 7 PM to 6 AM. Ramps Affected. Most work will be during night hours. Only one ramp will be closed at a time, including Exits 43, 45a, 45b, and 48. Watch for directional construction signs, and workers near the travel lanes. Crews are installing cable-barriers, upgrading signs and guardrail.
Updated: 11/16/2014 2:46 pm

I-5 MP 43.08 to 49.49

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 42.5 to MP 49.5 NB & SB (south of Grants Pass) Effective July 3, 2014, this section of I-5 will be restricted to 12 feet 00 in. in width between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. In addition, the height will be restricted to 17 feet 05 in. in height southbound, and 16 feet 07 in. in height northbound when the width is restricted. No width or height restrictions will be in place from 7 AM Friday until 7 PM Sunday. Effective September 12, 2014, the width and height restrictions will be in effect between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 44.001 to 43.55

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB & SB Exit 43 ramps to/from OR99 - OR234 (Rogue River) Effective July 9, 2014, the I-5 Exit 43 ramps to/from OR99 will be intermittently closed Sunday through Thursday nights between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Effective September 12, 2014, the ramps will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 44.01 to 45.4

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB & SB Exit 45A ramps to/from OR99 (Rogue River) Effective July 9, 2014, the I-5 Exit 45A ramps to/from OR99 will be intermittently closed Sunday through Thursday nights between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Effective September 12, 2014, the ramps will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 45.82 to 46.08

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB & SB Exit 45B on/off ramps to/from Valley of the Rogue State Park (Rogue River) Effective June 26, 2014, the I-5 NB & SB Exit 45B on- and off-ramps to/from Valley of the Rogue State Park will be intermittently closed on Sunday to Thursday nights between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Effective September 12, 2014, the ramps will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 48.51 to 49.01

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 NB & SB Exit 48 on/off ramps to/from Depot St (Rogue River) Effective June 27, 2014, the I-5 NB & SB Exit 48 on- and off-ramps to/from Depot St will be intermittently closed on Sunday to Thursday nights between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Effective September 12, 2014, the ramps will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM all days of the week. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 66.55 to 81.08

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 66.5 to MP 81.7 NB & SB (north of Grants Pass) Effective January 3, 2014, this section of I-5 will be restricted to 16 feet 00 in. in width at all hours. No restrictions will be in place from 3 PM Friday until 7 PM Sunday. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 67 to 82

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 2 Lanes (Northbound) 2 Lanes , Shoulder
Comments: Expect intermittent lane and shoulder closures, throughout the project area, for finish work. Watch for workers and equipment. Ramps Affected.
Updated: 11/16/2014 2:43 pm

I-5 MP 69.08

SEXTON MT PASS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 54 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:32 pm

I-5 MP 78.11

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 SB MP 78.11 (crossing under Speaker Rd) Effective May 19, 2013, I-5 southbound crossing under Speaker Rd will be restricted to 16 feet 08 in. in height between the hours of 7 PM & 9 AM. No height restriction will be in place from 9 AM Friday until 7 PM Sunday. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2014.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 87 to 100.95

CANYON CREEK PASS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
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: 11/22/2014 3:29 pm

I-5 MP 104.85

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 104.85 Chadwick Ln crossing over I-5 (near Riddle) Chadwick Ln crossing over I-5 is restricted to the following weights: 20,000 single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle - 80,000 lbs. GVW. Weight Table 1.
Updated: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

ORE42 MP 38.2 to 45.9

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Intermittent single-lane closures, with flaggers. This is for improving sight distances for drivers in the county line curves area of the highway.
Updated: 11/16/2014 2:16 pm

ORE42 MP 48 to 62

CAMAS MTN; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
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: 11/22/2014 3:29 pm

ORE62 MP 1.58

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Intermittent traffic control with flaggers, Sunday through Thursday nights, 9PM to 6 AM. This is for utility work. Use caution, watch for workers and advance warning signs.
Updated: 11/16/2014 1:03 pm

ORE62 MP 45.74

PROSPECT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 46 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:33 pm

ORE62 MP 65.45

UPPER CRATER LAKE BDRY; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snowing Hard and Continuously
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 2 in.; Roadside Snow: 5 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:33 pm

ORE66 MP 15.65

GREEN SPRINGS SMT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 47 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:31 pm

ORE99 MP 1

Informational only; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) , Shoulder (Eastbound) , Shoulder
Comments: Road construction is occurring, use caution. Work is off the roadway, as the season is wrapping up.
Updated: 11/16/2014 12:50 pm

ORE138 MP 86.01

E DIAMOND LAKE SMT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snowing Hard and Continuously
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 30 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 2 in.; Roadside Snow: 5 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:34 pm

ORE140 MP 36.96

LK OF THE WOODS; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snowing Hard and Continuously
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 2 in.; Roadside Snow: 4 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 4:44 pm

ORE140 MP 53.71

DOAK MT SUMMIT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snowing Hard and Continuously
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 34 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 2 in.; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 4:28 pm

ORE230 MP 0 to 23.8

W DIAMOND LAKE SMT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Snowing Hard and Continuously
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 2 in.; Roadside Snow: 4 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:33 pm

ORE234 MP .04

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR234 MP 0.04 (Rogue River Bridge - west of Gold Hill) OR234 crossing Rogue River Bridge west of Gold Hill 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: 11/22/2014 10:00 am

ORE273 MP 7.5

MT ASHLAND SKI ROAD; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 47 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:30 pm

US97 MP 236.66 to 253.9

CHILOQUIN; 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: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:35 pm

US97 MP 253.9 to 280.16

KLAMATH FALLS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 39 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:34 pm

US101 MP 354 to 356

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Intermittent traffic control with flaggers. Expect single lane closures, from 7 AM to 7 PM. All lanes will be open at night. Most work is scheduled for weekdays, though some weekend work may be necessary. Most delays will be under 10 minutes.
Updated: 11/16/2014 2:19 pm

US199 MP 16.1

HAYES HILL SMT; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Intermittent Showers
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 51 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 3:31 pm

US97B MP -4.9

Informational only; Crash/Hazard
Comments: High water, use caution.
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 06:01 am

US97B MP -4.6

Informational only; Crash/Hazard
Comments: High water, use caution.
Last Updated: 11/22/2014 08:03 am