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Winter Road Conditions

ODOT Last Update: December 20, 2014, 3:50 am
Locations:

MT BACHELOR - HWY372

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:7.62"
Snow Off Road:45.72"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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N DOUGLAS COUNTY LINE - I-5

Current Temperature:10.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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RICE HILL - I-5

Current Temperature:10.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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ROBERTS MT HILL - I-5

Current Temperature:10.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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CANYON CREEK PASS - I-5

Current Temperature:10.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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STAGE ROAD PASS - I-5

Current Temperature:6.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SMITH HILL SUMMIT - I-5

Current Temperature:6.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SEXTON MT PASS - I-5

Current Temperature:6.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SISKIYOU SUMMIT SB - I-5

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SISKIYOU SUMMIT NB - I-5

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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CASCADE LOCKS - HOOD RIVER - I-84

Current Temperature:5° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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TROUTDALE - CASCADE LOCKS - I-84

Current Temperature:5° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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HOOD RIVER - THE DALLES - I-84

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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THE DALLES - RUFUS - I-84

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:7.62"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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ARLINGTON - I-84

Current Temperature:3.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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HERMISTON - I-84

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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PENDLETON - I-84

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Status:Visibility of less than 500 feet. Oversized loads drive by your permit.
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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MEACHAM WB - I-84

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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MEACHAM EB - I-84

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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CABBAGE HILL WB - I-84

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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CABBAGE HILL EB - I-84

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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LADD CANYON WB - I-84

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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LADD CANYON EB - I-84

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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BAKER VALLEY - I-84

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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PLEASANT VALLEY EB - I-84

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement
areas of fog
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PLEASANT VALLEY WB - I-84

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement
areas of fog
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BURNT RIVER CANYON - I-84

Current Temperature:1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement
areas of fog
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THREE MILE HILL - I-84

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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ONTARIO - I-84

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:10.16"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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PENDLETON - MILTON FREEWATER - ORE11

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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TOKETEE - ORE138

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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E DIAMOND LAKE SMT - ORE138

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:10.16"
Snow Off Road:58.42"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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LK OF THE WOODS - ORE140

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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DOAK MT SUMMIT - ORE140

Current Temperature:.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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BLY SUMMIT - ORE140

Current Temperature:.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:10.16"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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QUARTZ MT SUMMIT - ORE140

Current Temperature:.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:12.7"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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WARNER MT SUMMIT - ORE140

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:7.62"
Snow Off Road:20.32"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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TIMBERLINE LODGE - ORE173

Current Temperature:-1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:7.62"
Snow Off Road:30.48"
Driving Restrictions: Chains required. Traction tires allowed in place of chains on vehicles under 10,000 GVW and not towing. Vehicles towing must use chains.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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CONDON - ORE19

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:5.08"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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TOLLGATE WB - ORE204

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:55.88"
Driving Restrictions: Chains required on vehicles towing or over 10,000 GVW.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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TOLLGATE EB - ORE204

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:55.88"
Driving Restrictions: Chains required on vehicles towing or over 10,000 GVW.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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HEPPNER-SPRAY MOUNTAIN - ORE207

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:2.54"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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SANTIAM JCT - ORE22

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:2.54"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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MARION FORKS - ORE22

Current Temperature:.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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W DIAMOND LAKE SMT - ORE230

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:10.16"
Snow Off Road:40.64"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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JACKSONVILLE HIGHWAY - ORE238

Current Temperature:5.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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MT ASHLAND SKI ROAD - ORE273

Current Temperature:-1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:7.62"
Snow Off Road:43.18"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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WHITE RIVER - ORE35

Current Temperature:-.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:2.54"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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BENNETT PASS/MT HOOD MEADOWS - ORE35

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:15.24"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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PARKDALE - ORE35

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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HOOD RIVER - ORE35

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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CAMAS MTN - ORE42

Current Temperature:10.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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WILLAMETTE PASS - ORE58

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:7.62"
Snow Off Road:10.16"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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WILLAMETTE PASS EAST - ORE58

Current Temperature:.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:slush

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WILSON RIVER SMT - ORE6

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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PROSPECT - ORE62

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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UPPER CRATER LAKE BDRY - ORE62

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:10.16"
Snow Off Road:40.64"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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GREEN SPRINGS SMT - ORE66

Current Temperature:-1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:7.62"
Snow Off Road:17.78"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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TIPTON SUMMIT - ORE7

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:2.54"
Snow Off Road:17.78"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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SUMPTER - ORE7

Current Temperature:-.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:slush

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MINAM SUMMIT - ORE82

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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ENTERPRISE - ORE82

Current Temperature:-1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Pavement Conditions:black ice

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HALFWAY HILL - ORE86

Current Temperature:.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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THE DALLES - US197

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:2.54"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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MAUPIN - US197

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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HAYES HILL SMT - US199

Current Temperature:6.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SANTIAM PASS SMT - US20

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:7.62"
Snow Off Road:15.24"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:slush

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TOMBSTONE - US20

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:2.54"
Snow Off Road:7.62"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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SISTERS - US20

Current Temperature:-.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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BURNS - US20

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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STINKINGWATER SUMMIT - US20

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:black ice

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JUNTURA - US20

Current Temperature:.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SUNSET SUMMIT - US26

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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GOVERNMENT CAMP - US26

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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WARM SPRINGS JCT - US26

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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BLUE BOX PASS - US26

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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PRINEVILLE - US26

Current Temperature:1001° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:5.08"
Snow Off Road:15.24"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:

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OCHOCO SUMMIT - US26

Current Temperature:-.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:2.54"
Snow Off Road:7.62"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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WARM SPRINGS GRADE - US26

Current Temperature:3.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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AUSTIN - US26

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:2.54"
Snow Off Road:22.86"
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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ELDORADO PASS - US26

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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CLATSKANIE - US30

Current Temperature:8.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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PENDLETON SOUTH - US395

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Status:Visibility of less than 500 feet. Oversized loads drive by your permit.
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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BATTLE MT SUMMIT - US395

Current Temperature:-.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:5.08"
Snow Off Road:12.7"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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MEADOWBROOK SUMMIT - US395

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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LONG CREEK MT - US395

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:10.16"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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DEVINE SUMMIT - US395

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:2.54"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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CANYON MOUNTAIN - US395

Current Temperature:-1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow

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LAKEVIEW - US395

Current Temperature:1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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JORDAN VALLEY - US95

Current Temperature:.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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BASQUE - US95

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SHANIKO - US97

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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MADRAS - US97

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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BEND - US97

Current Temperature:1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SOUTH OF BEND - US97

Current Temperature:1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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LAPINE - US97

Current Temperature:1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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CHEMULT - US97

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Pavement Conditions:slush

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CHILOQUIN - US97

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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KLAMATH FALLS - US97

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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Live traffic , weather and road conditions from Salem-News.com - Road Cameras

Traffic News

Salem-News.com (December 04,2014 21:40)

Liability Issues for Uber and Lyft Drivers

Lyft and Uber are steering very clear of Portland

(SALEM, Ore.) -road sharePeer-to-peer, or ridesharing, is nothing new; just check any grocery store in the low-income parts of town and you’ll find “bootleg” taxis offering people rides home at a fraction of the cost of a traditional taxi.

In Salem, we have companies like The Cherriots, Ridester and other organizations that help people pair up for carpooling needs.

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Salem-News.com (December 04,2014 14:13)

Street Re-Opened: Mission Street Accident (PHOTOS)

Mission Street has been reopened.

(SALEM, Ore.) -Mission Street accidentMission Street SE between 17th & 22nd Streets is closed due to a vehicle crash. The vehicle landed in Shelton Ditch and first responders have closed traffic due to the situation.

Watch for detour signs and avoid the area until further notice.

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Salem-News.com (November 28,2014 19:59)

SALEM: Multi-Vehicle Traffic Crash at 25th St SE & Madrona

Crash is near the Salem Airport; traffic detoured down McGilchrist

(SALEM, Ore.) -detour signSalem Police & Fire are at the scene of a serious injury, multi-vehicle traffic crash at 25th St SE & Madrona Ave SE.

Southbound 25th St. SE traffic has been detoured at McGilchrist St SE.

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Salem-News.com (November 27,2014 23:10)

Gary Monaco, Guilty of Manslaughter, Arrested in Bend

Monaco had been found guilty of Manslaughter in the First Degree for the 2012 crash that caused the death of Laura Schaefer

(BEND, Ore.) -Laura Schaefer fatalAt about 7:50 p.m. On Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, officers with the Bend Police were dispatched to a call of a suspicious male attempting to break into a vehicle and possibly using drugs at 63492 Hunnell Road in Bend.

Upon their arrival, police contacted Gary Monaco -- who was found to have a warrant for his arrest for failing to appear in Clackamas County Circuit Court.

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Salem-News.com (November 03,2014 22:10)

Driver Involved in October 15 Fatal Crash Near Molalla Arrested on Drug-Related Warrant

The victim's 3-year old granddaughter received non-life threatening injuries in the crash.

(MOLALLA, Ore.) -BuschkeA Colton man was arrested last weekend on drug-related charges associated with the ongoing investigation into an October 15 fatal traffic crash near Molalla.

During the ongoing investigation OSP seized evidence. A search warrant was authorized that resulted in the seizure of controlled substances including heroin and methamphetamine from a container found inside Buschke's car.

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Salem-News.com (September 29,2014 14:29)

Driver Arrested Following Fatal Traffic Crash on OR Hwy 97

Alcohol and reckless driving are two of the five charges against Fix.

(REDMOND, Ore.) -Fatal crash on Hwy 97Preliminary investigation indicates a 1997 Chevrolet Suburban driven by 32-year old William Wayne Fix from Redmond, was traveling northbound in a reckless manner when he lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle traveled off the roadway and struck a rock embankment where it rolled and came to rest on its side.

Passenger 7-year old Phoenix Marie Price from Redmond, was pronounced deceased at the scene. She is reportedly the driver's stepdaughter.

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Salem-News.com (September 24,2014 23:07)

Multiple Cars Involved in I-5 Fatal Crash

The Sentra's passenger is in Critical condition.

(SALEM, Ore.) -fatal crashOn September 24, 2014 at approximately 7:50 a.m., a 2005 Ford Ranger pickup driven by 53-year old Michael Lippman, from SE Salem, was northbound in heavy rain conditions when it collided into the left side of a tanker trailer.

The pickup then crossed the raised grass center median into the southbound lanes where it collided head-on with a 1993 Nissan Sentra two-door with two occupants. The Nissan's driver was pronounced deceased at the scene.

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Salem-News.com (September 22,2014 20:41)

Driver Dies Following Serious Injury Crash - Highway 99E south of Oregon City

Car trouble ends in tragedy near Oregon City.

(OREGON CITY, Ore.) -Salem-News.comThree people were transported to a Portland-area hospital and one of the individuals died after arrival. All lanes were open about 6:00 p.m.

On September 22, 2014 at approximately 2:45 p.m., a 2000 Nissan Frontier pickup with two occupants was southbound on Highway 99E at milepost 16 when the driver pulled over and stopped due to a problem with the pickup on a limited shoulder about 3 feet wide and partially in the right hand lane.

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Salem-News.com (September 08,2014 23:38)

Serious Injury Hit & Run Crash Involving Motorcycle and ATV - Highway 99E North of Brooks

OSP is seeking information to help locate the involved vehicle and operator.

(SALEM, Ore.) -hit and runOregon State Police is continuing the investigation into Sunday night's serious injury hit & run crash that occurred on Highway 99E near Waconda Road NE about three miles north of Brooks. The crash seriously injured a motorcyclist and OSP is looking for information to help locate a reported involved ATV and its operator.

On September 7, 2014 at approximately 8:41 p.m., a motorcycle operated by 48-year old Keith Miller, from Woodburn, was traveling on Highway 99E near milepost 39 when it collided with an ATV that was crossing the highway.

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Salem-News.com (August 29,2014 22:32)

Salem Police Investigating Hit & Run Traffic Crash

It is illegal to leave the scene of an accident. Witnesses, please contact police at number below.

(SALEM, Ore.) -Salem-News.comSalem Police are investigating an injury Hit & Run traffic crash involving a vehicle and bicyclist.

A bicycle being ridden by a 53 yr old male who was traveling east on Union St. NE, and crossing Commercial St NE was struck by a silver 1990's model Jeep Cherokee who had been traveling south on Commercial St. NE.

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