Southeast Oregon Road Conditions
I-5, Intersection with Halsey - Sweet Home Highway ORE228 MP 216; Closure
I-5 Highway Southbound is closed for helicopter landing.
Issued: 12/05/2013 8:10 pm
Harney Co., Baker Co., Malheur Co., Lower Treasure Valley; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/5/2013 02:16:00 PM Snow Friday afternoon through Saturday evening ... . A developing storm will bring snsow to southeast Oregon Friday afternoon through Saturday morning ... And southwest Idaho Friday evening through Saturday. The heaviest snow will fall in Harney and southern Malheur counties in Oregon and in Idaho south of the Snake River basin. Only light snow is expected in north of the snake basin. ... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ Friday to 11 AM MST /10 AM PST/ Saturday ... The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow in all of eastern Oregon and the Owyhee mountains of southwestern Idaho ... Which is in effect from 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ Friday to 11 AM MST /10 AM PST/ Saturday. * Snow amounts ... 3 to 6 inches in the mountains. 1 to 3 inches in the valleys. * Winds Light southeast ... Shifting to northwest and increasing to 10 to 20 MPH as the snow ends ... Causing areas of blowing and drifting snow. * Timing Late Friday through Saturday morning. * Impacts Travel hazard. All roads will become snow covered. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will primarily cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities ... And use caution while driving.
US 395 to I 84 to US 26 to US 20 to OR 201 south; Regional Driving Impacts
The oversized load traveling on US 395, US 26, US 20 is not expected to move until weather conditions improve. Future moves will be posted once known.
Updated: 12/04/2013 12:10 am
Road Conditions by Route
No adverse road conditions reported at this time.