City of Bend Road Conditions

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US101, Tillamook MP 65 - 66; Closure with Detour
High water has closed the road; a detour is in place., Southbound 101 traffic can use Latimer Rd. N to Wilson River Loop. Follow Wilson River Loop to Hwy 6 and then back to Hwy 101. Northbound traffic can detour onto Wilson River Hwy (Hwy 6) and go east to Wilson River Loop. Take Wilson River Loop north to Latimer Rd. and then back to Hwy 101.
Updated: 12/21/2014 07:03 am

Harney Co., Malheur Co.; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/21/2014 05:30:00 AM Very windy today in southeast Oregon and southwest Idaho ... . Strong westerly winds aloft will mix down to the surface today in the southern parts of Harney and Malheur counties in Oregon and in Owyhee and Twin Falls counties in Idaho. ... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ this afternoon ... A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ this afternoon for the southwest Idaho highlands ... Owyhee mountains ... Southern Twin Falls county ... And the southern parts of Harney and Malheur counties in Oregon. * Winds Westerly 30 to 40 MPH sustained ... With gusts to 55 MPH. * Impacts Travel hazard for high profile vehicles especially on north-south roads ... Including u. S. 95 in Oregon and u. S. 93 south of Twin Falls/Idaho ... As well as Idaho state highway 51 south of mountain home ... And Oregon state highway 78 southeast of Burns. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 MPH ... Or gusts of at least 45 MPH are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Grand Ronde Valley, Wallowa Co., North Blue Mnts, South Blue Mnts, John Day Basin, Ochoco-John Day Highlands, WA-Blue Mnts Foothills, WA-Northwest Blue Mnts; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/21/2014 04:13:00 AM Heavy rain will continue at times through today across the mountains of northeast Oregon and southeast Washington ... . A storm system will continue to move through the Pacific northwest through Monday with heavy rain causing possible flooding of streams and creeks draining from the mountain areas. ... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday afternoon ... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of Oregon and southeast Washington Including the following areas ... In Oregon ... Foothills of the northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Foothills of the southern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Grande Ronde Valley ... John Day basin ... Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon ... Ochoco-John Day highlands ... Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon and Wallowa county. In southeast Washington ... Foothills of the Blue Mountains of Washington and the northwest Blue Mountains of Washington. * Through Monday afternoon precipitation amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected through today over the mountain areas. The snow level will rise to near 6000 feet over the Blue Mountains and near 8000 feet over southern Oregon today. * Small creeks and streams will continue rising with the larger rivers seeing substantial rises as well No flooding is forecast along the larger rivers ... But several rivers are forecast to reach bankfull. The small creeks and streams could see minor flooding ... Especially today as moderate rain and snow melt are expected to occur. 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 & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/21/2014 12:39:00 AM Wind Advisory now in effect until 10 PM PST this evening ... ... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening ... The Wind Advisory is now in effect until 10 PM PST this evening. A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening. * Winds: south to southwest 25 to 30 MPH with gusts up to 55 MPH in the advisory area and 35 to 45 MPH with gusts up to 70 MPH in the warning area. Strongest winds are expected near summer Lake and in the mountains. * Timing: winds will peak this morning through this afternoon then diminish Sunday evening. * Locations in the warning area include: along Oregon highway 31 from Paisley to summer Lake ... Along California highway 299 near cedar pass ... And in the mountains in eastern Klamath ... Lake and eastern Modoc counties. * Locations in the advisory area include: us highway 395 between Valley Falls and alkali Lake ... Portions of Oregon highway 31 in Lake county ... Portions of Oregon highway 140 east of Lakeview ... And higher terrain in eastern Klamath ... Lake and eastern Modoc counties. * Impacts: high winds will make travel difficult on area roadways. High profile vehicles will be most impacted. East to west oriented roads will experience the worst cross winds. Highway 31 between Paisley and summer Lake may be severely impacted. Residents in the area should secure loose items and use caution when venturing outdoors. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 precautionary/preparedness actions.. A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted ... Especially for high profile vehicles. A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 MPH are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. &&

North & East Klamath Co. & West Lake Co., Central & East Lake Co.; Weather Alert
High Wind Warning, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/21/2014 12:39:00 AM Wind Advisory now in effect until 10 PM PST this evening ... ... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening ... The Wind Advisory is now in effect until 10 PM PST this evening. A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening. * Winds: south to southwest 25 to 30 MPH with gusts up to 55 MPH in the advisory area and 35 to 45 MPH with gusts up to 70 MPH in the warning area. Strongest winds are expected near summer Lake and in the mountains. * Timing: winds will peak this morning through this afternoon then diminish Sunday evening. * Locations in the warning area include: along Oregon highway 31 from Paisley to summer Lake ... Along California highway 299 near cedar pass ... And in the mountains in eastern Klamath ... Lake and eastern Modoc counties. * Locations in the advisory area include: us highway 395 between Valley Falls and alkali Lake ... Portions of Oregon highway 31 in Lake county ... Portions of Oregon highway 140 east of Lakeview ... And higher terrain in eastern Klamath ... Lake and eastern Modoc counties. * Impacts: high winds will make travel difficult on area roadways. High profile vehicles will be most impacted. East to west oriented roads will experience the worst cross winds. Highway 31 between Paisley and summer Lake may be severely impacted. Residents in the area should secure loose items and use caution when venturing outdoors. * View the hazard area in detail at http://go. Usa. Gov/zyv5 precautionary/preparedness actions.. A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 MPH OR gusts of 58 MPH OR more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted ... Especially for high profile vehicles. A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 MPH are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. &&

North Coast, Central Coast, Northwest Coast Range, West Coast Range, Lower Columbia, Portland Metro, Central Willamette Valley, South Willamette Valley, North Cascade Foothills, North Cascades, Lane Co. Cascade Foothills, Lane Co. Cascades, WA-South Cascades, WA-Willapa Hills, WA-South Coast, WA-Lower Columbia & I-5 Cowlitz Co., WA-Vancouver Area, WA-South Cascade Foothills; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/20/2014 09:39:00 PM Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday afternoon for southwest Washington and northwest Oregon ... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of northwest Oregon and southwest Washington Including the following areas ... In northwest Oregon ... Cascade foothills in Lane county ... Cascades in Lane county ... Central coast range of western Oregon ... Central Columbia river gorge ... Central Oregon coast ... Central Willamette Valley ... Coast range of northwest Oregon ... Greater Portland metro area ... Lower Columbia ... North Oregon coast ... Northern Oregon Cascade foothills ... Northern Oregon Cascades ... South Willamette Valley ... Upper Hood river Valley and western Columbia river gorge. In southwest Washington ... Central Columbia river gorge ... Greater Vancouver area ... I-5 corridor in Cowlitz county ... South Washington Cascade foothills ... South Washington Cascades ... South Washington coast ... Western Columbia river gorge and Willapa hills. * Through Monday afternoon rain will continue to fall over northwest Oregon and southwest Washington through Monday. The rain over southwest Washington is expected to decrease in intensity late Saturday night and early Sunday. Over northwest Oregon expect rainfall to decrease in intensity during the day Sunday. * Flood warnings are in effect for some of the coastal rivers and Willamette tributaries There is a lesser risk for any flooding on the mainstem of the Willamette. There also remains a threat for flooding along the Hood river. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event. People ... Structures and roads located below steep slopes ... In canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be at serious risk from rapidly moving landslides. 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. The next update for this watch will be issued by 6 PM Sunday.

US101, 12 miles North of Florence MP 177; Closure
The highway is closed at this location for an unknown amount of time. Please find an alternate route.
Updated: 12/20/2014 4:02 pm

Road Conditions by Route

US20 MP 20.8

Informational only; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 2 Lanes
Comments: High water, use caution.
Last Updated: 12/21/2014 05:31 am

US97 MP 130 to 145.48

BEND; Road/Weather Report
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
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Current Temp: 43 F
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New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 0 in.
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Last Updated: 12/21/2014 06:19 am