City of Medford Road Conditions


South Central Cascades, Siskiyous & South Cascades; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/27/2017 02:39:00 AM Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 11 AM PDT this morning ... * Snow accumulations Additional 2 to 5 inches. * Elevation Above 4000 feet. * Timing Until late morning. * Locations include Highways 62 ... 58 ... And 230 near crater Lake and Willamette Pass and the Mt Ashland ski park road. Highway 140 near Lake of the woods. Interstate 5 at Siskiyou Summit may see a few inches Sunday night into Monday morning. * Impacts Snow covered roads are most likely this morning due to cooler overnight and morning temperatures and less influence by the higher spring sun angle. * View the hazard area in detail at precautionary/preparedness actions ... * Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities. * See weather Gov/Medford/cams for latest road conditions. * A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that visibilities will be limited due to a combination of falling and blowing snow Use caution when traveling, especially in open areas. &&

Harney Co.; Weather Alert
Flood Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/26/2017 06:08:00 AM A Flood Warning for rain and snowmelt remains in effect until 1115 AM PDT Monday for northeastern Harney county ... At 603 AM PDT, emergency management officials continued to report flooding in the Burns area along the silvies river. Flooding of Fields near the river continues, and water remains on some area roads and private property. Some locations that will experience flooding include ... Burns, Hines, call meadow, idlewild campground, sand hill, burnt mountain, lawen, Crow flat guard station, yellowjacket campground, wrights point, fort Harney and King mountain. The silvies river is expected to remain near its current level through early Monday. Extensive flooding of Fields and low lying areas will continue, with additional potentially significant rainfall forecast Sunday. This additional rainfall may result in additional rises along the silvies river and other local streams and creeks. Some roads may also become impacted by flooding. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

Road Conditions by Route

ORE62 MP .05 to .89

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR62 MP 0 to MP 1 EB & WB (Medford) Effective April 5, 2017, this section of OR62 will be restricted 17 feet 06 in. in width between the hours of 7 PM & 7 AM. Estimated date of completion is April 12, 2017.
Updated: 03/26/2017 7:00 pm

ORE62 MP .7 to 5.7

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) Median , 1 Lane , Shoulder (Eastbound) Median , 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: Expect night lane closures, 7 PM to 7 AM, near Corey and Agate roads, for Avista utility work. Watch for signs and use caution. Agate Road at Hwy 62 is permanently closed. Traffic that normally uses the intersection will need to use Ore 62 and Leigh Way, near Coastal Farm Supply to access Agate Rd. Expect night work with single lane closures on Hwy 62 near Corey Rd, for pipe installation. Corey Road access to Hwy 62 will be closed during the installation. There are changes to access into local businesses, along with traffic pattern shifts. During the day workers and equipment will be working off the roadway. All lanes will be open on Hwy 62 between 6 AM and 7 PM, Mon-Thur, and 6 AM to 10 PM Friday-Sunday. The Medco Haul Rd is closed to all traffic , including bicyclist and pedestrians.
Updated: 03/21/2017 1:32 pm

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