City of Medford Road Conditions
Jackson Co.; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/11/2014 03:15:00 AM Wind Advisory in effect from 11 AM this morning to 5 AM PDT Wednesday ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Wind Advisory ... Which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 5 AM PDT Wednesday. * Winds Southeast 20 to 30 MPH with gusts to 40 MPH possible. * Timing Winds will increase late this morning and then continue through the night and finally taper off Wednesday morning. * Locations include: Ashland. * Impacts Travel will be difficult on area roadways including interstate 5 in the vicinity of Ashland ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Unsecured objects may be lifted by wind and minor tree damage is possible. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that winds of 25 to 39 MPH are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.
Road Conditions by Route
I-5 MP 29.64 to 33.85
Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 29 to MP 34 NB & SB (Medford) Effective March 3, 2014, this section of I-5 will be restricted to 13 feet 00 in. in width from 1/2 hr after sunset to 1/2 hr before sunrise. The width will be restricted to 16 feet 00 in. in width from 1/2 hr before sunrise to 7 AM, and from 7 PM to 1/2 hr after sunset. The width will be restricted to 19 feet 00 in. in width at all other hours. In addition, the height will be restricted to 15 feet 11 in. in height southbound, and 15 feet 08 in. in height northbound at all hours. No width or height restrictions will be in place from 3 PM Friday until 9 PM Sunday. Estimated date of completion is June 11, 2014.
Updated: 03/10/2014 7:00 pm