City of Bend Road Conditions
Grand Ronde Valley, Wallowa Co., North Blue Mnts, South Blue Mnts, John Day Basin, Ochoco-John Day Highlands; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/10/2014 05:05:00 AM Moderate to heavy rain expected over the eastern Oregon mountains this morning ... . A plume of subtropical moisture from the central Pacific interacting with multiple weather disturbances will result in periods of moderate to heavy rain over the eastern Oregon mountains through this morning. ... Flood Watch remains in effect until 11 AM PDT this morning ... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of central Oregon and northeast Oregon Including the following areas ... In central Oregon ... Foothills of the southern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... John Day basin and ochoco- John Day highlands. In northeast Oregon ... Foothills of the northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Grande Ronde Valley ... Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon and Wallowa county. * Until 11 am PDT this morning * Periods of moderate to heavy rain are expected through this morning With 1 to 2 inches of rain expected over the mountains. Lighter amounts are expected in the lower elevations. * The rain and melting of the remaining snow-pack will cause streams and creeks to rise in the mountains and adjacent foothills and valleys. Many area rivers will also reach bankfull. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should Monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.
North Cascades, Lane Co. Cascades; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 3/10/2014 02:37:00 AM Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 4 PM PDT this afternoon for the north Oregon and Lane county Cascades ... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow remains in effect until 4 PM PDT this afternoon. * Timing Through mid Monday afternoon. * Snow levels Lowering to around 4000 feet this morning ... And to between 3000 and 3500 feet on Monday afternoon. * Accumulations At the passes ... 2 to 3 inches. At the ski resorts up to 6 inches. * Impacts Roads in the Cascades will become snow covered today ... Possibly causing travel difficulties. 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.
Road Conditions by Route
No adverse road conditions reported at this time.