North Oregon Road Conditions

Alerts!

Wallowa Co.; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 1/16/2017 11:00:00 PM Freezing precipitation likely Monday night into Wednesday ... . A Pacific storm system will affect the interior northwest tonight through midweek. Warmer air riding over the residual arctic airmass will result in a potential for freezing rain and sleet Wednesday and Wednesday night. ... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 4 PM Tuesday to 10 AM PST Wednesday ... * Locations Enterprise ... Joseph ... Wallowa. * Ice accumulations Up to one quarter of an inch. * Snow accumulations ... 3 to 5 inches. * Timing Tuesday evening through Wednesday morning. * Impacts Snow and ice will make roadways hazardous. Ice accumulations may cause downed tree limbs and Power lines. * Winds South 10 to 20 MPH. * Web page: for a detailed view of the hazard area visit http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=pdt. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow ... Sleet ... Or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities ... And use caution while driving.

Lower Columbia Basin, WA-Lower Columbia Basin, WA-Blue Mnts Foothills; Weather Alert
Winter Storm Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 1/16/2017 11:00:00 PM Freezing precipitation likely Monday night into Wednesday ... . A Pacific storm system will affect the interior northwest tonight through midweek. Warmer air riding over the residual arctic airmass will result in a potential for freezing rain and sleet Wednesday and Wednesday night. ... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from 10 AM PST Tuesday through Wednesday morning ... * Locations Pendleton ... Pilot Rock ... Boardman ... Hermiston ... Ione ... Dufur ... Maupin ... Connell ... Prosser ... Tri-cities ... Dayton ... Waitsburg ... Walla Walla ... Heppner ... Condon ... Fossil. * Ice accumulations Up to one half of an inch. * Snow accumulations ... 1 to 2 inches of sleet or snow. * Timing A light wintery mix of sleet and freezing rain will occur late Tuesday morning. Steady freezing rain and possible sleet will occur Tuesday night. Transition to mainly rain will be Wednesday morning. * Impacts Ice will make roadways hazardous. Ice accumulations may cause downed tree limbs and Power lines. * Winds East to southeast 5 to 15 MPH. * Temperatures In the mid 20s to lower 30s. * Snow level ... 2000 feet rising to above 3000 feet. * Web page: for a detailed view of the hazard area visit http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=pdt. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant snow ... Sleet ... Or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to Monitor the latest forecasts. Monitor NOAA weather radio for the latest information ... Forecasts ... And warnings.

East Columbia Gorge, WA-East Columbia Gorge; Weather Alert
Winter Storm Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 1/16/2017 11:00:00 PM Freezing precipitation likely Monday night into Wednesday ... . A Pacific storm system will affect the interior northwest tonight through midweek. Warmer air riding over the residual arctic airmass will result in a potential for freezing rain and sleet Wednesday and Wednesday night. ... Winter Storm Watch in effect from 10 AM PST Tuesday through Wednesday morning ... The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Winter Storm Watch ... Which is in effect from 10 AM PST Tuesday through Wednesday morning. * Locations Arlington ... The Dalles ... White Salmon. * Ice accumulations Up to one half of an inch. * Snow accumulations Less than 2 inches of sleet. * Timing A light wintery mix of sleet and freezing rain will occur late Tuesday morning. Steady freezing rain and possible sleet will occur Tuesday night. Transition to mainly rain will be Wednesday morning. * Impacts Ice will make roadways hazardous. Ice accumulations may cause downed tree limbs and Power lines. * Winds East winds around 5 MPH. * Temperatures In the upper 20s to lower 30s. * Snow level ... 2000 feet rising to above 3000 feet. * Web page: for a detailed view of the hazard area visit http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=pdt. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant snow ... Sleet ... Or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to Monitor the latest forecasts. Monitor NOAA weather radio for the latest information ... Forecasts ... And warnings.

Portland Metro, WA-Vancouver Area; Weather Alert
Ice Storm Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 1/16/2017 08:36:00 PM Major ice storm likely Tuesday and Wednesday for the Hood river and Wind River valleys ... The Columbia river gorge ... As well as many valleys within the gifford pinchot national forest ... ... Freezing rain expected Tuesday for the greater Portland and Vancouver metro area ... Nearby valleys in the coast range and Cascades ... And the central and south Willamette Valley ... . Temperatures are expected to remain at or below freezing under Valley inversions tonight and Tuesday morning. Meanwhile ... A very moist Pacific frontal system will spread rain across the region Tuesday morning ... Increasing Tuesday afternoon and evening. There will likely be several hours of rain before warm air aloft can work its way down to the Valley floors ... Leading to the potential of several hours of freezing rain. Areas in and near the Columbia gorge will be hardest hit ... As they will be the last to climb above freezing. ... Ice Storm Warning in effect from 4 AM to 10 PM PST Tuesday for the greater Portland and Vancouver metro areas ... The National Weather Service in Portland has upgraded the Freezing Rain Advisory to an Ice Storm Warning ... Which is in effect from 4 AM to 10 PM PST Tuesday. * Timing Light freezing rain is expected to develop early Tuesday morning ... Likely affecting the morning commute. After a lull during the late morning and early afternoon ... Expect heavier precipitation to move in during the late afternoon and evening. This heavier precipitation will likely fall as freezing rain in eastern portions of the metro area. * temperatures ... . At or below freezing through Tuesday morning ... Then slowly climbing above freezing Tuesday afternoon with most areas transitioning to rain. However ... Areas east of interstate 205 May remain below freezing through much of Tuesday night ... Allowing freezing rain to continue for much longer than other portions of the metro area. * Ice accumulation Generally 0.10 to 0.25 inch. However areas east of i-205 May see 0.25 to 0.5 inch ... With localized amounts of 0.5 to 1 inch in areas closer to the Gorge. * Impacts Many roads remain snow and ice covered from last weeks snowstorm. It may take a couple hours of temperatures above freezing to completely end the freezing rain threat at any given location. Roads may again become difficult for travel across the greater Portland and Vancouver metro area Tuesday morning. Ice accumulation on trees and Power lines may result in downed branches and lines ... Which would bring the threat of Power outages Tuesday into Tuesday night. Precautionary/preparedness actions... An ice Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of ice accumulations will make travel dangerous or impossible. Travel is strongly discouraged. Commerce will likely be severely impacted. If you must travel ... Keep an extra flashlight ... Food ... And water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. Ice accumulations and winds will likely lead to snapped Power lines and falling tree branches that add to the danger.

North Cascade Foothills, North Cascades; Weather Alert
Freezing Rain Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 1/16/2017 08:36:00 PM Major ice storm likely Tuesday and Wednesday for the Hood river and Wind River valleys ... The Columbia river gorge ... As well as many valleys within the gifford pinchot national forest ... ... Freezing rain expected Tuesday for the greater Portland and Vancouver metro area ... Nearby valleys in the coast range and Cascades ... And the central and south Willamette Valley ... . Temperatures are expected to remain at or below freezing under Valley inversions tonight and Tuesday morning. Meanwhile ... A very moist Pacific frontal system will spread rain across the region Tuesday morning ... Increasing Tuesday afternoon and evening. There will likely be several hours of rain before warm air aloft can work its way down to the Valley floors ... Leading to the potential of several hours of freezing rain. Areas in and near the Columbia gorge will be hardest hit ... As they will be the last to climb above freezing. ... Freezing Rain Advisory remains in effect from 6 AM to 6 PM PST Tuesday below 2000 feet for the north Oregon Cascades and foothills ... * Timing Freezing rain is expected to develop Tuesday morning. Valley temperatures are expected to slowly climb above freezing Tuesday afternoon ... Ending the freezing rain threat Tuesday evening. * Ice accumulation Valley ice accumulation of one to two tenths ... With the highest amounts toward the Columbia river gorge. Ridgetop temperatures will be significantly warmer ... So no significant icing is expected in the higher terrain. * Impacts Several days of very cold temperatures will make ground surfaces like roads and sidewalks very receptive to ice accumulation. It may take a couple hours of temperatures above freezing to completely end the freezing rain threat at any given location. Ice accumulation on trees and Power lines may result in downed branches and lines ... Which would bring the threat of Power outages Tuesday. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Freezing Rain Advisory means that periods of freezing rain or freezing drizzle will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads. Slow down and use caution while driving.

Road Conditions by Route

I-84 MP 17.82 to 44

TROUTDALE - CASCADE LOCKS; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 18 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 6 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 8:26 pm

I-84 MP 44 to 64

CASCADE LOCKS - HOOD RIVER; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 18 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 6 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 8:26 pm

I-84 MP 45.33 to 64.44

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 45.60 to MP 64.50 EB & WB (Cascade Locks-Hood River) Effective May 1, 2016, this section of I-84 will be restricted to 11 feet 00 in. in width between the hours of 8 PM & 8 AM. Estimated date of completion is December 21, 2016.
Updated: 01/16/2017 7:00 pm

I-84 MP 45.33 to 64.44

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 45.60 to MP 64.50 EB & WB (Cascade Locks-Hood River) Effective January 9, 2017, this section of I-84 will be restricted to 19 feet 00 in. in width. Estimated date of completion is February 28, 2017.
Updated: 01/16/2017 7:00 pm

I-84 MP 46 to 64

Informational only; Construction Work
Comments: No traffic impacts. Project description: This project will pave about 18-miles of Interstate 84 from Cascade Locks (milepost 46) to Hood River (milepost 64), including several on- and off-ramps.
Updated: 01/06/2017 09:32 am

I-84 MP 61 to 62

Informational only; Construction Work
Comments: No traffic impacts until work resumes in Spring 2017. This project will reduce the potential for future large rockfall events just west of Hood River by improving slope stability and installing a vegetated roadside barrier to prevent rocks from entering the highway.
Updated: 01/03/2017 09:36 am

I-84 MP 61.81

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 60 to MP 62 EB (Hood River) Effective September 6, 2016, this section of I-84 eastbound will be restricted to 19 feet 00 in. in width from 8 PM Sunday until 12 noon Friday. Estimated date of completion is January 31, 2017.
Updated: 01/16/2017 7:00 pm

I-84 MP 62.05

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 62.05 WB (Crossing Under Exit 62/US30 - Hood River) Effective July 26, 2015, I-84 westbound crossing under Exit 62 (US30) will be restricted to 15 feet 05 in. in height. Estimated date of completion is February 28, 2017.
Updated: 01/16/2017 7:00 pm

I-84 MP 63.92

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-84 MP 63.92 WB (Crossing Under Exit 63/2nd St - Hood River) Effective July 26, 2015, I-84 westbound crossing under Exit 63 (2nd St) will be restricted to 15 feet 09 in. in height. Estimated date of completion is February 28, 2017.
Updated: 01/16/2017 7:00 pm

I-84 MP 64 to 87

HOOD RIVER - THE DALLES; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 22 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 18 in.
Comments: spots of black ice
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:45 pm

I-84 MP 87 to 112

THE DALLES - RUFUS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 22 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 18 in.
Comments: spots of black ice
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:46 pm

I-84 MP 90 to 88

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane
Comments: There are potholes in the lane of travel. The westbound slow lane will be closed until repairs can be made. Use caution.
Last Updated: 12/28/2016 11:04 am

I-84 MP 167.58 to 193

HERMISTON; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Black Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 6 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 8 in.
Comments: areas of packed snow
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:48 pm

ORE35 MP 57.5 to 62

WHITE RIVER; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 30 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 90 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 8:33 pm

ORE35 MP 62 to 68

BENNETT PASS/MT HOOD MEADOWS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 73 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 8:33 pm

ORE35 MP 68 to 83.55

PARKDALE; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 15 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 36 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 8:33 pm

ORE35 MP 101.82

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR35 crossing Columbia River (White Salmon) Bridge - Hood River OR35 crossing the Columbia River (White Salmon) Bridge is restricted to 20,000 lbs. single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle, 80,000 lbs. GVW, Weight Table 1. Bridge belongs to Port of Hood River.
Updated: 01/16/2017 7:00 pm

ORE35 MP 101.82

HOOD RIVER; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 30 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 90 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 8:34 pm

ORE173 MP .12

TIMBERLINE LODGE; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Chains Required. Traction tires allowed in place of chains on vehicles under 10,000 GVW and not towing. Vehicles towing must use chains.
Current Temp: 36 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 127 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 8:27 pm

ORE207 MP 5 to 36

HEPPNER-SPRAY MOUNTAIN; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 29 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 31 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:45 pm

ORE281 MP .33

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Information
Comments: Signals at the intersection of 12th & May St are in red flash with temporary traffic stop signs until further notice, expect delays & use caution
Last Updated: 01/09/2017 12:07 pm

US26 MP 42.5 to 60

GOVERNMENT CAMP; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 73 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 8:25 pm

US26 MP 49 to 56

Informational only; Construction Work
Comments: No traffic impacts until work resumes in spring 2017.
Updated: 01/10/2017 04:30 am

US26 MP 59.57 to 67

BLUE BOX PASS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 24 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 60 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:56 pm

US26 MP 67 to 75.5

WARM SPRINGS JCT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 15 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 48 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:56 pm

US30 MP 30.42

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US30 MP 30.42 (Bridge of the Gods - Cascade Locks) Effective December 24, 2013, the Bridge of the Gods at US30 MP 30.42 is restricted to 80,000 lbs. GVW, Weight Table 1. This bridge belongs to the Port of Cascade Locks.
Updated: 11/21/2016 10:00 am

US97 MP 17.96

MORO; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 4 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 8 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:56 pm

US97 MP 56.04

SHANIKO; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 10 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 8 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 10:40 pm

US197 MP 3.6

THE DALLES; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 8 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 10 in.
Comments: Spots of ice
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:54 pm

US197 MP 45.09

MAUPIN; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 8 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 9 in.
Comments: Spots of ice
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:54 pm

US395 MP 3 to 15

PENDLETON SOUTH; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 7 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 8 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:46 pm

US395 MP 35 to 42

BATTLE MT SUMMIT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 15 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 25 in.
Comments: Areas of blowing and drifting snow.
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 9:20 pm

US395 MP 65 to 80

MEADOWBROOK SUMMIT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 22 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 28 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 8:25 pm

US395 MP 90.8 to 97.18

LONG CREEK MT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 14 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 26 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 7:45 pm

US395 MP 93.2

REST AREA
Informational only
Comments: Carter Park Rest Area is closed for the season.
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 11:45 am

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