City of La Grande Road Conditions
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
No adverse road conditions reported at this time.