City of Eugene Road Conditions

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Central Douglas County; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/19/2014 01:52:00 PM Heavy rainfall Saturday and Sunday with small stream and urban flood potential ... . A frontal system with strong and deep moist westerly flow will bring heavy rainfall to coastal areas and into Douglas county Saturday and Sunday. Heavy rainfall may cause small stream ... Small river and urban flooding for coastal areas and for inland Douglas county. ... Flood watch in effect from late Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a * Flood watch for a portion of southwest Oregon Including the following area ... Central Douglas county. * From late Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening heavy rainfall expected Saturday afternoon through Sunday may cause small stream ... Small river ... And urban flooding at times ... Especially Saturday evening through Sunday evening. * Heavy rainfall may also cause mudslides, rockslides and debris flows on area roadways ... Especially along roads near the coastal mountains and into the Cascade foothills, including highway 38, highway 138 and highway 42. Precautionary/preparedness actions... 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 a serious risk from rapidly moving landslides. 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.

South Central Coast, Curry Co. Coast; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/19/2014 01:52:00 PM Heavy rainfall Saturday and Sunday with small stream and urban flood potential ... . A frontal system with strong and deep moist westerly flow will bring heavy rainfall to coastal areas and into Douglas county Saturday and Sunday. Heavy rainfall may cause small stream ... Small river and urban flooding for coastal areas and for inland Douglas county. ... Flood watch in effect from late Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a * Flood watch for a portion of southwest Oregon Including the following areas ... Curry county coast and south central Oregon coast. * From late Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening heavy rainfall expected Saturday afternoon through Sunday may cause small stream ... Small river ... And urban flooding at times ... Especially Saturday evening through Sunday evening. * Heavy rainfall may also cause mudslides, rockslides and debris flows on area roadways ... Including us 101, highway 42, and highway 38. Precautionary/preparedness actions... 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 a serious risk from rapidly moving landslides. 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.

South Central Coast; Weather Alert
Flood Watch, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/19/2014 01:50:00 PM The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a flood watch for the following rivers in Oregon ... Coquille river at Coquille affecting Coos county ... . A frontal system with strong and deep moisture will bring heavy rainfall of 2 to 4 inches to the coast Saturday and Sunday. Heavy rainfall may cause river flooding along the Coquille river at Coquille beginning on Sunday. The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a * Flood watch for the Coquille river at Coquille from Sunday afternoon to Tuesday evening. * At 1:30 PM Friday the stage was 12.1 feet. * Minor flooding is possible flood stage is 21.0 feet. * Forecast Flood stage may be reached by Sunday afternoon. Precautionary/preparedness actions... 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. Do not drive through flooded areas or roads. The water may be too deep to allow for safe passage or there may be unseen damage to the roadway. Use alternate routes and stay away from riverbanks. A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible but not imminent in the watch area. People living along or planning activities near rivers and small streams in the watch area should continue to Monitor the development of this weather situation. Be prepared to take immediate action if flooding is observed or a warning is issued. For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit our web page at www. Weather. Gov/Medford or listen to NOAA weather radio.

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: 12/19/2014 10:54:00 AM Flood Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through Monday afternoon for southwest Washington and northwest Oregon ... The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Flood Watch for southwest Washington and northwest Oregon. This watch is in effect from Saturday afternoon through Monday afternoon. Confidence continues to increase that a classic atmospheric river type precipitation event will set up over the Pacific northwest over the weekend and continue into early Monday. A deep and moist westerly flow is expected to develop Saturday morning and strengthen later Saturday and Sunday. A very long fetch of moisture with origins west to the south china sea will feed into this system ... Bringing the potential for very large rainfall totals across the region. With the flow forecasted to remain perpendicular to the coast range and Cascades for an extended period of time ... Expect strong orographic enhancement to lead to the highest rainfall totals over the mountains. The coast range ... Foothills and Cascades are expected to see in the range of 6 to 12 inches of rain ... With locally higher amounts possible. Lower but still significant totals are expected for the lower terrain. Projected rainfall along the coast is forecasted to be around 4 to 8 inches ... With 2 to 5 inches expected over the interior lowlands. Given the latest forecasted rainfall totals ... It appears that there is the strong potential for flooding over the weekend on numerous rivers and tributaries draining the coast range and Cascades. A few rivers may reach major flood stage. The current river stage forecasts indicate that the faster responding rivers could reach flood stage as early as Saturday evening. There also appears to be potential for flooding on some of the main stem rivers early next week. In addition to flooding potential on the main stem rivers and tributaries ... There are likely to be impacts from urban and small stream flooding and flooding along low lying pasture land. 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 AM Saturday morning.

US101B, 2 miles West of Astoria MP 5; Closure with Detour
The Lewis and Clark River Bridge will be closed starting December 1, 2014; a detour will be in place. Use an alternate route., The Lewis & Clark River Bridge is scheduled to be closed to facilitate construction activities starting December 1, 2014. This closure is anticipated to last until August 1, 2015. A detour route will be designated with signing during the length of the closure. The project is scheduled to be completed in November 2017.
Updated: 12/10/2014 10:31 am

Road Conditions by Route

ORE126 MP 1.34

Informational only; Commercial Vehicle Information
Details: OR126 Business MP 1.34 WB (Willamette River / Main St Bridge - Springfield) OR126 Business westbound crossing Willamette River / Main St Bridge 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: 12/19/2014 10:00 am