Southwest Oregon Road Conditions

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South Central Coast, Curry Co. Coast; Weather Alert
High Wind Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 1/16/2017 02:49:00 AM Air Stagnation Advisory through Tuesday morning then strong winds possible at the coast late Tuesday into Wednesday ... . A strong inversion will remain in place which will continue to limit the vertical mixing of air in the valleys. Areas of dense fog and freezing fog are possible in the morning and overnight hours through late Tuesday morning. An approaching strong front will clear the air in most places late Tuesday into Wednesday and will bring the chance for damaging high winds to the coast. ... High Wind Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday afternoon ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a High Wind Watch ... Which is in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday afternoon. * Winds South 30 to 40 MPH with gusts to 60 MPH. * Timing Winds will increase late Tuesday and are expected to peak Wednesday morning into the afternoon before decreasing late Wednesday. * Locations include Gold beach ... Port orford ... Bandon. * Impacts Strong winds produce hazardous driving conditions on highway 101. Saturated soils and high winds could combine to increase the risk for downed trees and Power outages. * View the hazard area in detail at http://weather.gov/medford/hazard Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 MPH ... Or gusts of 58 MPH OR stronger may occur. Continue to Monitor the latest forecasts.

Road Conditions by Route

I-5 MP 0 to 4.3

SISKIYOU SUMMIT NB; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 29 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 45 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 03:50 am

I-5 MP 4.3 to 0

SISKIYOU SUMMIT SB; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 29 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 45 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 03:50 am

I-5 MP 10 to 12.5

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: Work continues, weather permitting, on the Siskiyou Rest Area Welcome Center. Expect trucks entering and exiting the work site from Crowson Rd. All work is during the week, during daylight hours. Expect traffic controlled by flaggers on Crowson Road, with minor delays. This part of the project is building a gated access road for the facility staff.
Updated: 01/11/2017 1:29 pm

I-5 MP 19 to 27

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) Median , Shoulder (Northbound) Median , Shoulder
Comments: Weather permitting, expect night time lane closures, for cable rail installation.
Updated: 01/11/2017 1:27 pm

I-5 MP 24

No to Minimum Delay; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 2 Lanes , Shoulder (Northbound) 2 Lanes , Shoulder
Comments: Finishing work continues throughout the project area. Sidewalks, median, irrigation, and landscaping work will continue through the fall months. Ramps Affected.
Updated: 01/11/2017 1:28 pm

I-5 MP 69.08

SEXTON MT PASS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 45 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:52 am

I-5 MP 73.81

SMITH HILL SUMMIT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 25 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:52 am

I-5 MP 79.78

STAGE ROAD PASS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 45 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:52 am

I-5 MP 87 to 100.95

CANYON CREEK PASS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
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: Roadside Snow: 0 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:52 am

I-5 MP 104.85

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: I-5 MP 104.85 Chadwick Ln crossing over I-5 (near Riddle) Chadwick Ln crossing over I-5 is restricted to the following weights: 20,000 single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle - 80,000 lbs. GVW. Weight Table 1.
Updated: 01/15/2017 7:00 pm

ORE42 MP 17.1

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Hwy 42 traffic is limited to one lane each direction, watch for traffic control devices. This project is in winter shutdown. Traffic control will remain the same throughout winter, and construction will resume in the spring. This project will replace the Gray Creek culvert, which crosses under Hwy 42 and Norway Rd. Norway Rd is closed to through traffic at Gray Creek.
Updated: 12/20/2016 2:31 pm

ORE42 MP 45

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Road construction is occurring, through late December use caution. Intermittent weekday lane closures, with flaggers for traffic control as needed. This project is for drain installations on the north side of the highway, in the county line curves.
Updated: 01/11/2017 1:27 pm

ORE42 MP 48 to 62

CAMAS MTN; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 29 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Roadside Snow: 4 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:53 am

ORE62 MP .7 to 1.73

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) Median , 1 Lane (Eastbound) Median , 1 Lane , Shoulder
Comments: Expect night time lane closures, 7 PM to 7 AM, weather permitting, near Corey and Agate roads. Watch for signs and use caution. 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. This is the first phase of Hwy 62 Expressway project.
Updated: 01/11/2017 1:33 pm

ORE62 MP 45.74

PROSPECT; 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: Roadside Snow: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 03:51 am

ORE62 MP 60 to 29

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Due to heavy rains and snow melt possible water on the roadway. Expect delays and use caution.
Last Updated: 01/15/2017 1:43 pm

ORE62 MP 65.45

UPPER CRATER LAKE BDRY; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 23 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 40 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 03:51 am

ORE66 MP 15.65

GREEN SPRINGS SMT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 25 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Roadside Snow: 68 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 03:51 am

ORE99 MP 19.09

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR99 MP 19.09 SB (Ashland Creek Bridge - Ashland) Effective June 12, 2015, OR99 southbound crossing Ashland Creek Bridge is restricted to 20,000 lbs. single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle, 105,500 lbs. GVW., Weight Table 2. Effective January 14, 2016, 5-axle single unit vehicles will be limited to 58,000 lbs. GVW, 6-axle single unit vehicles will be limited to 64,000 lbs. GVW, 7-axle single unit vehicles will be limited to 72,000 lbs. GVW.
Updated: 01/15/2017 7:00 pm

ORE138 MP 83

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 2 Lanes (Eastbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: Due to heavy rains and snow melt possible water on the roadway. Expect delays and use caution.
Last Updated: 01/14/2017 07:22 am

ORE138 MP 86

Informational only; Weather Impact
Comments: The North Entrance to Crater Lake National Park is closed for the winter Season. Access to the Park is at the South entrance off Highway 62.
Last Updated: 01/14/2017 07:25 am

ORE138 MP 86.01

E DIAMOND LAKE SMT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Overcast
Pavement Condition: Slush, Snow Pack Breaking Up
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 34 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 96 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 03:51 am

ORE140 MP 36.96

LK OF THE WOODS; 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: 3 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:40 am

ORE140 MP 53.71

DOAK MT SUMMIT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
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: Roadside Snow: 20 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:40 am

ORE230 MP 0 to 23.8

W DIAMOND LAKE SMT; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 23 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 98 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 03:51 am

ORE230 MP 23.5

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Due to heavy rains and snow melt possible water on the roadway. Expect delays and use caution.
Last Updated: 01/14/2017 1:52 pm

ORE234 MP .04

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR234 MP 0.04 (Rogue River Bridge - west of Gold Hill) OR234 crossing Rogue River Bridge west of Gold Hill is restricted to 20,000 lbs. single axle, 34,000 lbs. tandem axle, 105,500 lbs. GVW, Weight Table 2 for divisible Loads; 21,500 lbs. single axle, 43,000 lbs. tandem axle, 98,000 lbs. GVW, Weight Table 3 for non-divisible loads.
Updated: 01/15/2017 7:00 pm

ORE238 MP 5

No to Minimum Delay; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: High water is causing no to minimum delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/11/2017 12:59 pm

ORE238 MP 13.79 to 38.75

JACKSONVILLE HIGHWAY; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 35 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:53 am

ORE238 MP 19.4 to 33

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Westbound) 1 Lane (Eastbound) 1 Lane
Comments: From 8 AM to 3 PM, expect single lane closures with flaggers, through the end of December. Use caution, watch for advance signs. This week they will be in the Cady Rd area. Crews will be clearing brush and hazard trees along the highway right of way.
Updated: 01/11/2017 1:26 pm

ORE255 MP 345

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Maintenance Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Road maintenance operations are occurring, use caution. Single lane of travel, use caution and expect delays.
Updated: 01/11/2017 1:06 pm

ORE273 MP 7.5

MT ASHLAND SKI ROAD; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 25 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 137 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 03:51 am

US97 MP 236.66 to 253.9

CHILOQUIN; Severe Weather Hazard
Weather Condition: Clear, no precipitation
Pavement Condition: Packed Snow
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 2 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: Roadside Snow: 38 in.
Comments: Areas of ground fog
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:41 am

US97 MP 253.9 to 280.16

KLAMATH FALLS; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Partly Cloudy
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: 5 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:40 am

US97 MP 273.62 to 279.34

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US97 MP 273.5 to MP 279.5 NB & SB (Klamath Falls) Effective January 18, 2017, this section of US97 will be restricted to 16 feet 07 in. in height northbound, and 19 feet 06 in. in height southbound, between the hours of 8 AM & 4 PM. Estimated date of completion is January 26, 2017.
Updated: 01/15/2017 7:00 pm

US101 MP 311

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: Single lane traffic controlled with flaggers and temporary traffic signals. Use caution and watch for workers. Reinhart Creek Bridge rehabilitation project.
Updated: 01/11/2017 1:29 pm

US101 MP 336

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: The southbound slow lane is closed due to repairs needed to this area of the roadway. Expect delays, use caution.
Last Updated: 01/12/2017 2:19 pm

US101 MP 347

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Construction Work
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Traffic controlled with flaggers and temporary traffic signals. Use caution and watch for workers. Thomas Creek Bridge rehabilitation project.
Updated: 01/11/2017 1:31 pm

US101 MP 347.78

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US101 MP 347.78 NB & SB (Brookings) Effective June 14, 2016, this section of US101 will be restricted to 14 feet 00 in. in width. Mobile homes with eaves are allowed, provided the base width does not exceed 14 feet 00 in. in width. Estimated date of completion is January 31, 2017.
Updated: 01/15/2017 7:00 pm

US101 MP 347.78

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: US101 MP 347.78 NB & SB (Brookings) Effective October 10, 2016, this section of US101 will be restricted to 16 feet 08 in. in height. Estimated date of completion is January 31, 2017.
Updated: 01/15/2017 7:00 pm

US199 MP .62

Estimated delay under 20 minutes; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Northbound traffic on the Grants Pass Parkway at M St. is controlled by flaggers. Expect delays.
Last Updated: 10/13/2016 07:39 am

US199 MP 16.1

HAYES HILL SMT; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Ground Fog
Pavement Condition: Spots of Ice
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 26 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 01/16/2017 06:51 am

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