Southwest Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

Klamath Basin, North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 03:26:00 PM Gusty south winds continue on the east side this evening ... . A storm has brought strong winds to much of southern Oregon and northern California. A front has moved to the Cascades and will continue across the east side this evening. Wind speeds will diminish behind this front. ... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening ... ... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening ... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening. A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening. * Winds Southwest 35 to 50 MPH with gusts to 70 MPH. * Timing Now through this evening. Winds will be strongest this afternoon into early this evening. * Locations in the warning area include: Paisley ... Silver Lake ... Hart mountain wildlife refuge ... Bly ... Beatty. * Locations in the advisory area include: Lakeview. * Impacts Highway 31 between silver Lake and Paisley and highway 140 east of Lakeview will be impacted. These winds can cause travel difficulties ... Especially for high profile vehicles. In addition ... Since it is still hunting season ... Hunters should be aware that winds will be even stronger in the surrounding mountains. This could bring down branches and cause trees to fall. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected. Sustained wind speeds of at least 50 MPH OR gusts of 75 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted ... Especially for high profile vehicles. 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.

Klamath Basin, North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
High Wind Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 03:26:00 PM Gusty south winds continue on the east side this evening ... . A storm has brought strong winds to much of southern Oregon and northern California. A front has moved to the Cascades and will continue across the east side this evening. Wind speeds will diminish behind this front. ... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening ... ... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening ... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening. A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening. * Winds Southwest 35 to 50 MPH with gusts to 70 MPH. * Timing Now through this evening. Winds will be strongest this afternoon into early this evening. * Locations in the warning area include: Paisley ... Silver Lake ... Hart mountain wildlife refuge ... Bly ... Beatty. * Locations in the advisory area include: Lakeview. * Impacts Highway 31 between silver Lake and Paisley and highway 140 east of Lakeview will be impacted. These winds can cause travel difficulties ... Especially for high profile vehicles. In addition ... Since it is still hunting season ... Hunters should be aware that winds will be even stronger in the surrounding mountains. This could bring down branches and cause trees to fall. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected. Sustained wind speeds of at least 50 MPH OR gusts of 75 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted ... Especially for high profile vehicles. 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.

Siskiyous & South Cascades; Weather Alert
High Wind Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 10/25/2014 03:26:00 PM Gusty south winds continue on the east side this evening ... . A storm has brought strong winds to much of southern Oregon and northern California. A front has moved to the Cascades and will continue across the east side this evening. Wind speeds will diminish behind this front. ... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5 PM PDT this afternoon ... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5 PM PDT this afternoon. * Winds South 45 to 55 MPH with gusts to 80 MPH. * Timing Now into early this evening. * Locations include: Siskiyou Summit and Mount Ashland. * Impacts These winds can cause travel difficulties ... Especially for high profile vehicles. In addition ... Since it is still hunting season ... Hunters should be aware that winds will be even stronger in the surrounding mountains. This could bring down branches and cause trees to fall. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 50 MPH OR gusts of 75 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted ... Especially for high profile vehicles.

US101, North Bend MP 234; Closure with Detour
McCullough Bridge will remain closed until late Sunday, weather permitting. Local traffic is detoured on East Bay Drive., Motor carriers are advised to use authorized alternate routes. Contact ODOTís Over Dimension Permit Unit, (503) 373-0000, for help determining authorized alternate routes. Repair and stabilization work on a construction project enclosure has been intermittently stopped due to high wind conditions. ODOT PIO Dan Latham, (541) 817-5200, is the media contact.
Updated: 10/25/2014 3:25 pm

Road Conditions by Route

I-5 MP .1

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: I-5 in Northern California, from the state line south to Redding, expect lane closures and traffic delays. Caltrans is working on several projects. These are SB from MP 796 to 680, including one N of Yreka on the Anderson Grade. For more information, motorists are advised to visit the Caltrans website (www.caltrans2.info), or contact Caltrans Public Information Officer Trisha Coder by phone (530-229-0511) or email (trisha.coder@dot.ca.gov). On Labor Day, Monday, there will be single lane closures on Antler's Bridge, 100 miles south of the OR/CA border. Expect long delays and major congestion.
Updated: 10/14/2014 3:31 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 11, 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 14, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 24

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Comments: All lanes on I-5 are open, watch for workers throughout project area. Bridge beam installation is scheduled for mid-October into November on Hwy 99. This is all part of the Fern Valley interchange project. Watch for traffic pattern changes, and 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: 10/14/2014 3:23 pm

I-5 MP 24.39

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 24.39 NB (Phoenix) Effective November 18, 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 November 21, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 43 to 49

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; 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: 10/14/2014 3:22 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 October 30, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 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 October 31, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 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 October 30, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 45.08 to 45.42

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 October 30, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 45.72 to 45.95

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 October 30, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 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 October 30, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 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 October 31, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 48.52 to 49.03

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 October 31, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 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 October 31, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 66.64 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 October 31, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

I-5 MP 67 to 82

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; 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: 10/14/2014 3:15 pm

I-5 MP 75.83

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 SB Exit 76 on-ramp from Wolf Creek Effective September 24, 2014, the ramp from Wolf Creek to I-5 southbound will be intermittently closed between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Estimated date of completion is October 10, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

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 October 31, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

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: 10/25/2014 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: Expect traffic control with flaggers and pilot car, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Use caution and watch for signs. This is for improving sight distances for drivers in the county line curves area of the highway.
Updated: 10/14/2014 3:12 pm

ORE62 MP 22

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Road construction is occurring, on Tiller Trail Hwy, mile point 43-44. Expect delays. This project is nearing completion. On Tiller Trail Highway, drivers should expect up to 20 minute delays, controlled by flaggers. Construction is underway to widen and straighten the alignment on this section of the roadway linking Jackson and Douglas Counties. Four slide areas will also be improved. Jackson County roads are the contact for anything regarding this project.
Updated: 10/14/2014 3:30 pm

ORE99 MP 1

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder (Eastbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: Intermittent traffic control with flaggers. The Bridge set across Sardine Creek is scheduled for the morning of Oct. 25th. This project, the Rogue River Greenway extension. is set to wrap up for the season soon.
Updated: 10/15/2014 3:48 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: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

ORE234 MP .17 to .8

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR234 MP 0.13 to MP 0.89 (west of Gold Hill) Effective November 8, 2014, this section of OR234 will be restricted to 8 feet 06 in. in width (LEGAL WIDTH). Estimated date of completion is November 8, 2014.
Updated: 10/25/2014 10:00 am

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. Neighbors should expect daytime noise consistent with pile driving. Most delays will be under 10 minutes.
Updated: 10/14/2014 3:13 pm

US199 MP 6.9

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder (Southbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: Project is nearly complete. Watch for roadside workers and equipment.
Updated: 10/14/2014 3:22 pm