North Oregon Road Conditions

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North Cascades; Weather Alert
Winter Storm Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/7/2016 09:26:00 PM Significant winter weather expected over much of southwest Washington and northwest Oregon Thursday and Thursday night ... . An unusually strong winter storm will bring mixed precipitation across much of southwest Washington and northwest Oregon that will have significant impacts spreading north over the area Thursday ... Continuing in the northern areas into Thursday night and into the Columbia river gorge into Friday. This is the strongest storm of this type in quite a while. ... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 7 AM Thursday to 4 AM PST Friday for the north Oregon Cascades ... A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow and ice remains in effect from 7 AM Thursday to 4 AM PST Friday. * Timing Snow will spread north across the area Thursday morning ... Changing to sleet or freezing rain during the afternoon except near the Cascade crest and passes. Snow will persist near the crest and passes into the evening hours. Precipitation should change to rain below 4500 feet by sunrise Friday. * Snow accumulations ... 8 to 16 inches ... Heaviest near Mount Hood. * Ice accumulations Up to one quarter inch ... Mainly in protected Cascade valleys away from the crest. * Snow levels Snow levels will rise to around 4500 feet Thursday afternoon and evening. * Impacts Travel will be very difficult as roads become snow covered and icy ... Especially across the passes. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow ... Sleet ... And ice are expected or occurring. Strong winds are also possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

North Blue Mnts, WA-Northwest Blue Mnts; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/7/2016 02:57:00 PM Widespread snow Thursday through Friday ... . A warm front off the Pacific will spread moisture east of the Cascades on Thursday. This system will bring widespread snow Thursday through Friday. On Thursday night and Friday ... The warm front will override the cold air at the surface and bring areas of sleet and freezing rain to the lower elevations. Significant snow can be expected in some areas of eastern Washington and eastern Oregon. ... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from noon Thursday to 4 AM PST Saturday ... The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow ... Which is in effect from noon Thursday to 4 AM PST Saturday. * Locations Meacham ... Tollgate ... Ski bluewood resort. * Snow accumulations From Thursday morning through Friday morning ... 4 to 5 inches. From Friday morning through Saturday morning ... An additional 5 to 8 inches. * Timing Snow will develop Thursday afternoon. From Thursday afternoon through Friday night ... There will be a prolonged period of light snow over the northern Blue Mountains. * Impacts Area roadways will be snow covered and slick. * Winds South winds 5 to 15 MPH. Local winds gusting to 25 MPH will cause blowing and drifting of snow. * Snow level Valley floor ... Although snow levels may briefly rise to near 3500 feet Friday. * 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 for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities ... And use caution while driving.

Lower Columbia Basin; Weather Alert
Winter Storm Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/7/2016 02:57:00 PM Widespread snow Thursday through Friday ... . A warm front off the Pacific will spread moisture east of the Cascades on Thursday. This system will bring widespread snow Thursday through Friday. On Thursday night and Friday ... The warm front will override the cold air at the surface and bring areas of sleet and freezing rain to the lower elevations. Significant snow can be expected in some areas of eastern Washington and eastern Oregon. ... Winter Storm Watch now in effect from Thursday morning through Friday evening ... * Snow accumulations ... 2 to 4 inches. Locally 5 inches. * Ice accumulations Around a trace . * Locations Pendleton ... Pilot Rock ... Boardman ... Hermiston ... Ione ... Heppner ... Condon ... Fossil. * Timing Snow will develop Thursday morning then increase in intensity Thursday afternoon and Thursday night. In addition ... A wintry mix of snow ... Sleet and freezing rain is expected Thursday night and Friday morning. * Impacts Area roadways will be snow covered and slick. * Winds North 5 to 15 MPH with gusts up to 25 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 Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant snow ... Sleet ... Or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to Monitor the latest forecasts.

John Day Basin, Ochoco-John Day Highlands; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/7/2016 02:57:00 PM Widespread snow Thursday through Friday ... . A warm front off the Pacific will spread moisture east of the Cascades on Thursday. This system will bring widespread snow Thursday through Friday. On Thursday night and Friday ... The warm front will override the cold air at the surface and bring areas of sleet and freezing rain to the lower elevations. Significant snow can be expected in some areas of eastern Washington and eastern Oregon. ... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 7 AM to 10 PM PST Thursday ... The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow which is in effect from 7 AM to 10 PM PST Thursday. * Locations Dayville ... John Day ... Mitchell ... Monument ... Spray ... Brothers ... Paulina ... Prairie city ... Seneca. * Ice accumulations Less than a tenth of an inch. * Snow accumulations ... 2 to 4 inches in the john day basin and 3 to 5 inches in the ochoco-John Day highlands. * Timing Light snow will develop Thursday morning then increase in intensity during the day. There will also be periods of light freezing rain or sleet in the John Day basin late Thursday before precipitation changes to rain. * Impacts Area roadways will be snow covered and slick. * Winds South winds 5 to 15 MPH. * Snow level Snow levels will gradually rise during the day and will be near 3000 to 3500 feet Thursday night. * 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 for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities ... And use caution while driving.

East Columbia Gorge, WA-East Columbia Gorge; Weather Alert
Winter Storm Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/7/2016 02:57:00 PM Widespread snow Thursday through Friday ... . A warm front off the Pacific will spread moisture east of the Cascades on Thursday. This system will bring widespread snow Thursday through Friday. On Thursday night and Friday ... The warm front will override the cold air at the surface and bring areas of sleet and freezing rain to the lower elevations. Significant snow can be expected in some areas of eastern Washington and eastern Oregon. ... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 10 AM to 7 PM PST Thursday ... The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow ... Which is in effect from 10 AM to 7 PM PST Thursday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect. * Locations Arlington ... The Dalles ... White Salmon. * Snow level Valley floor. * Snow accumulations ... 5 to 9 inches. * Timing Snow will develop Thursday morning then increase in intensity Thursday afternoon. There is a slight chance of sleet and freezing rain late Thursday. * Impacts Area roadways will be snow covered and slick. Driving on interstate 84 and highway 14 will be hazardous with poor visibility and periods of moderate to heavy snow. * Winds East 5 to 15 MPH. * Hazard elevation All elevations. * 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 Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel ... Keep an extra flashlight ... Food ... And water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

Road Conditions by Route

I-84 MP 17.82 to 44

TROUTDALE - CASCADE LOCKS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 35 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 3:29 pm

I-84 MP 44 to 64

CASCADE LOCKS - HOOD RIVER; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 32 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:52 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: 12/07/2016 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 July 26, 2015, this section of I-84 will be restricted to 19 feet 00 in. in width from Midnight Sunday night to 12 Noon on Fridays. Estimated date of completion is November 30, 2016.
Updated: 12/07/2016 7:00 pm

I-84 MP 46 to 64

Informational only; Construction Work
Comments: Periodic lane closures from Cascade Locks to Hood River. 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: 11/28/2016 04:19 am

I-84 MP 53 to 55

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Comments: No traffic impacts. This project is complete. The State Trail is open from Starvation Creek Trailhead to the Wonder Creek rest and pause area, including Trail 413 (Mt. Defiance Trail), Trail 414 (Starvation Ridge Trail), and Trail 414A (Starvation Ridge Cutoff Trail). The State Trail remains closed from Wonder Creek to Lindsey Creek for construction.
Updated: 11/28/2016 04:20 am

I-84 MP 61 to 62

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Comments: Lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Thursday in the eastbound direction.
Updated: 11/28/2016 04:21 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 December 22, 2016.
Updated: 12/07/2016 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 December 21, 2016.
Updated: 12/07/2016 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 December 21, 2016.
Updated: 12/07/2016 7:00 pm

I-84 MP 64 to 87

HOOD RIVER - THE DALLES; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 25 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 7:53 pm

I-84 MP 87 to 112

THE DALLES - RUFUS; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 25 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 7:53 pm

I-84 MP 112 to 150

ARLINGTON; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 19 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 7:53 pm

I-84 MP 167.58 to 193

HERMISTON; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 16 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:00 pm

I-84 MP 177.01

Unconfirmed; Crash/Hazard
Comments: An unconfirmed report of a crash has been received, use caution.
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 9:40 pm

ORE19 MP 22.1 to 73.6

CONDON; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 10 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 3 in.; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:15 pm

ORE35 MP 57.5 to 62

WHITE RIVER; 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: 46 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:52 pm

ORE35 MP 62 to 68

BENNETT PASS/MT HOOD MEADOWS; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
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: 10 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 39 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:18 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: 23 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:18 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: 12/07/2016 7:00 pm

ORE35 MP 101.82

HOOD RIVER; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 29 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:18 pm

ORE173 MP .12

TIMBERLINE LODGE; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
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: 13 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 55 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:52 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: 1 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 6 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 7:56 pm

US26 MP 42.5 to 60

GOVERNMENT CAMP; 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: 29 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:52 pm

US26 MP 49 to 56

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Comments: Lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., weather permitting.
Updated: 11/28/2016 04:23 am

US26 MP 59.57 to 67

BLUE BOX PASS; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 12 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 32 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:21 pm

US26 MP 67 to 75.5

WARM SPRINGS JCT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 14 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 14 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:20 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; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 19 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: Trace
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 7:55 pm

US97 MP 56.04

SHANIKO; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 12 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 9:55 pm

US197 MP 3.6

THE DALLES; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 23 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: Trace
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 7:53 pm

US197 MP 45.09

MAUPIN; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions:
Current Temp: 23 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Trace; Roadside Snow: Trace
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 7:53 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: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 7:59 pm

US395 MP 35 to 42

BATTLE MT SUMMIT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 10 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 8 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 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: -1 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 7 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 7:55 pm

US395 MP 90.8 to 97.18

LONG CREEK MT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 10 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 5 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/07/2016 8:04 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

US730 MP 180.54 to 186

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) , Shoulder (Eastbound) , Shoulder
Comments: Road construction is occurring causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Updated: 12/05/2016 11:02 pm

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