April 5, 2020
SNc Channels:

Search
About Salem-News.com

Traffic Notes : Oregon Traffic News and Updates

 

Winter Road Conditions

ODOT Last Update: April 5, 2020, 7:34 pm
Locations:

MT BACHELOR - HWY372

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:5.08"
Snow Off Road:35.56"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

Top

N DOUGLAS COUNTY LINE - I-5

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

Top

RICE HILL - I-5

Current Temperature:13.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

ROBERTS MT HILL - I-5

Current Temperature:12.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

CANYON CREEK PASS - I-5

Current Temperature:7.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

SEXTON PASS TO STAGE PASS NB - I-5

Current Temperature:12.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

SEXTON PASS TO STAGE PASS SB - I-5

Current Temperature:12.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

SISKIYOU SUMMIT SB - I-5

Current Temperature:6.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement
Patchy fog
Top

SISKIYOU SUMMIT NB - I-5

Current Temperature:6.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement
Patchy fog
Top

CASCADE LOCKS - HOOD RIVER - I-84

Current Temperature:Not Available
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:

Top

TROUTDALE - CASCADE LOCKS - I-84

Current Temperature:Not Available
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:

Top

HOOD RIVER - THE DALLES - I-84

Current Temperature:Not Available
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:

Top

THE DALLES - RUFUS - I-84

Current Temperature:Not Available
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:

Top

ARLINGTON - I-84

Current Temperature:Not Available
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:

Top

HERMISTON - I-84

Current Temperature:14.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

PENDLETON - I-84

Current Temperature:13.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

MEACHAM WB - I-84

Current Temperature:7.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:30.48"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

MEACHAM EB - I-84

Current Temperature:7.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:30.48"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

CABBAGE HILL WB - I-84

Current Temperature:12.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

CABBAGE HILL EB - I-84

Current Temperature:12.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

LADD CANYON WB - I-84

Current Temperature:10° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

LADD CANYON EB - I-84

Current Temperature:10° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

BAKER VALLEY - I-84

Current Temperature:10° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

PLEASANT VALLEY EB - I-84

Current Temperature:10° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

PLEASANT VALLEY WB - I-84

Current Temperature:10° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

BURNT RIVER CANYON - I-84

Current Temperature:10° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

PENDLETON - MILTON FREEWATER - ORE11

Current Temperature:13.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

TOKETEE - ORE138

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

Top

E DIAMOND LAKE SMT - ORE138

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:259.08"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

LK OF THE WOODS - ORE140

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:15.24"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

DOAK MT SUMMIT - ORE140

Current Temperature:3.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

BLY SUMMIT - ORE140

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

Top

QUARTZ MT SUMMIT - ORE140

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

WARNER MT SUMMIT - ORE140

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

Top

TIMBERLINE LODGE - ORE173

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:241.3"
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:icy patches

Top

CONDON - ORE19

Current Temperature:7.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

TOLLGATE WB - ORE204

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:228.6"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

Top

TOLLGATE EB - ORE204

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:228.6"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

Top

HEPPNER-SPRAY MOUNTAIN - ORE207

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:7.62"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

MARION FORKS - ORE22

Current Temperature:8.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

W DIAMOND LAKE SMT - ORE230

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:243.84"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

MT ASHLAND SKI ROAD - ORE273

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:45.72"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

FLORA - ORE3

Current Temperature:10° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:30.48"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

WHITE RIVER - ORE35

Current Temperature:1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:73.66"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

BENNETT PASS/MT HOOD MEADOWS - ORE35

Current Temperature:3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:121.92"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

PARKDALE - ORE35

Current Temperature:9.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

HOOD RIVER - ORE35

Current Temperature:11.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

CAMAS MTN - ORE42

Current Temperature:11.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

WILLAMETTE PASS EAST - ORE58

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

Top

PROSPECT - ORE62

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

Top

UPPER CRATER LAKE BDRY - ORE62

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:58.42"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

CR LAKE NATL PARK - ORE62

Current Temperature:-5° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:30.48"
Snow Off Road:248.92000000000002"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:packed snow
Rim Drive is closed for the season. To help stop the spread of the COVID-19, Crater Lake National Park closed at 9 AM today until further notice. Foot traffic, walking, snowshoeing, or skiing on Munson Valley Rd is prohibited. Additionally the N. Entrance rd is closed to snowmobiles, walking, snowshoeing, or skiing, and any travel on the road is prohibited.
Top

GREEN SPRINGS SMT - ORE66

Current Temperature:5° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

TIPTON SUMMIT - ORE7

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:76.2"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

SUMPTER - ORE7

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

Top

MINAM SUMMIT - ORE82

Current Temperature:12.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

ENTERPRISE - ORE82

Current Temperature:7.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

HALFWAY HILL - ORE86

Current Temperature:10° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

THE DALLES - US197

Current Temperature:Not Available
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:

Top

MAUPIN - US197

Current Temperature:Not Available
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:

Top

HAYES HILL SMT - US199

Current Temperature:11.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

SISTERS - US20

Current Temperature:10° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

GOVERNMENT CAMP - US26

Current Temperature:3.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:58.42"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

WARM SPRINGS JCT - US26

Current Temperature:3.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

BLUE BOX PASS - US26

Current Temperature:3.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

WARM SPRINGS GRADE - US26

Current Temperature:9.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

AUSTIN - US26

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:76.2"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

ELDORADO PASS - US26

Current Temperature:7.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

PENDLETON SOUTH - US395

Current Temperature:13.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

LONG CREEK MT - US395

Current Temperature:7.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:7.62"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

CANYON MOUNTAIN - US395

Current Temperature:3.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:7.62"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

LAKEVIEW - US395

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

Top

MORO - US97

Current Temperature:Not Available
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Pavement Conditions:

Top

SHANIKO - US97

Current Temperature:Not Available
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Pavement Conditions:

Top

COW CANYON - US97

Current Temperature:9.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

BEND - US97

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

Top

SOUTH OF BEND - US97

Current Temperature:6.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:overcast
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions:Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

Top

LAPINE - US97

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

Top

CHEMULT - US97

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

Top

CHILOQUIN - US97

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

Top

KLAMATH FALLS - US97

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

Top

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

Traffic News

Salem-News.com (March 08,2020 20:05)

Woman Arrested on Manslaughter Charges after Deadly Crash

Krista Ashley is being held on $500,000 bond.

(DAYTON, Ore.) -Krista AshleyOn March 5, 2020, 33-year old Krista Ashley was taken into custody and is now being held in the Yamhill County Jail, awaiting her court hearing.

Ashley faces three counts of Manslaughter (first degree), Assault (second degree), Assault (third degree), Reckless driving and Driving under the influence.

Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (March 04,2020 15:16)

Salem Police Investigate Fatal Hit and Run Crash on McGilchrist SE

Late Tuesday at 11:30 pm a man walking his bicycle was hit and killed by a vehicle, which did not stop.

(SALEM, Ore.) -Fatal hit and runIt appears the male had been walking his bike along the shoulder of McGilchrist, near 22nd St SE, prior to being struck by a vehicle, which left the scene without stopping.

Investigators had McGilchrist shut down for several hours while they investigated the fatal crash.

Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (January 13,2020 03:08)

Oregon Expects Snow Above 500`

Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute.

(PORTLAND, Ore.) -Oregon winter forecastThe cold winds of winter are blowing our way. The National Weather Service reports that heavy snow is expected to blanket much of the Northwest, beginning later today. A series of storm systems will bring heavy mountain snow, locally heavy rain, strong winds, and hazardous travel conditions.

The Winter Weather Advisory for the Portland/Vancouver Metro area remains in effect until noon today (Monday).

Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (December 27,2019 21:07)

Healthy New Year`s Resolutions for 2020

Important resources to kick off the new year!

(PORTLAND, Ore.) -New Year`s ResolutionsThe Oregon Health Authority is encouraging people to consider making health one of their top priorities in 2020. To this end, OHA is launching a social media campaign to share resources to help people improve their health.

The following are six New Year’s health resolutions OHA will be sharing resources about...

Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (November 29,2019 14:16)

Holiday Weekend DUII Saturation Patrol

Should you be driving? THINK before you get behind the wheel.

(SALEM, Ore.) -drinking and drivingThis weekend, law enforcement is participating in a Thanksgiving holiday high visibility enforcement saturation patrol.

If you choose to drive impaired, specially trained officers will be on the road looking for you!

Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (November 25,2019 19:55)

SW Oregon Expects Historic Storm

Expect delays, poor driving conditions in SW Oregon

(MEDFORD, Ore.) -Oregon weatherDrivers should expect damaging winds, especially on the south coast and blizzard conditions with low snow levels in the mountain passes. “If people can leave today, now is the time,” said ODOT District Manager Jerry Marmon. “Travel Tuesday into Wednesday is forecast to be the worst, with conditions improving for Thanksgiving Day.”

South coast wind gusts of more than 75 mph are predicted. Six to 12 inches of snow are expected to fall on the I-5 corridor in Oregon and higher amounts in the Cascade passes.

Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (November 07,2019 17:57)

U.S. 20 Closing Early Saturday Morning for Truck Recovery

Schedule change: Road closed at milepost 15 between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m.

(EDDYVILLE, Ore.) -Oregon Hwy 20 closureU.S. 20 Newport-Corvallis Highway will be closed eight miles west of Eddyville, near milepost 15, Saturday morning (Nov. 9) from 1 a.m. until about 5 a.m.

The closure time was changed to accommodate traffic from the Friday night Oregon State football game.

Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (July 23,2019 00:51)

Motorcyclist Killed in 2-Vehicle Crash

A car turned left in front of a Harley Davidson Motorcycle, killing the biker.

(CLACKAMAS COUNTY, Ore.) -motorcyclist killedSadly, this type of accident has been seen before, too many times. Sunday afternoon at about 4:48 Oregon State Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two-vehicle crash on Hwy 224 near milepost 15. It was a fatal.

Officials say the preliminary investigation revealed a Buick Lesabre, operated by 88-year old Violet Sullivan of Estacada, was traveling westbound on Hwy 224 and turned left in front of a Harley Davidson Motorcycle operated by 65-year old Russell Nelson of Portland.

Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (July 23,2019 00:34)

Wild Turkey Causes Fatal Motorcycle crash on Hwy 97

The crash happened approximately two miles north of Moro, Oregon.

(SHERMAN COUNTY, Ore.) -wild turkeysPreliminary investigation revealed that a 2005 Kawasaki motorcycle, operated by 55-year old Vanesa Gunther of Junction City, Oregon, was traveling southbound on Hwy 97 when a wild turkey collided with her after flying into a northbound commercial motor vehicle.

Gunther sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (July 20,2019 23:54)

Head-on Crash on Highway 97 Kills Bend Woman

Second vehicle's driver and passenger were treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

(KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore.) -fatal crashA two-vehicle head on fatal crash on Highway 97 Thursday evening claimed the life of a 19-year old Bend resident. July 18th at 7:30 p.m., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the area near milepost 197 in Klamath County.

The investigation revealed that a white 2005 Jeep Liberty was traveling southbound on Highway 97 and for unknown reasons, drifted onto the southbound shoulder.

Read Full Article