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ODOT Last Update: March 4, 2015, 12:14 am
Locations:

MT BACHELOR - HWY372

Current Temperature:-2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:132.08"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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N DOUGLAS COUNTY LINE - I-5

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

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RICE HILL - I-5

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
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:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
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:5.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
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:1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
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:1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
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:1001° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:

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TROUTDALE - CASCADE LOCKS - I-84

Current Temperature:1001° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:

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HERMISTON - I-84

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

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PENDLETON - I-84

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

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MEACHAM WB - I-84

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

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MEACHAM EB - I-84

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

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CABBAGE HILL WB - I-84

Current Temperature:-.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:-.6° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:-6.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:-6.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:-1.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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PLEASANT VALLEY EB - I-84

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

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PLEASANT VALLEY WB - I-84

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

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BURNT RIVER CANYON - I-84

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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THREE MILE HILL - I-84

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

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PENDLETON - MILTON FREEWATER - ORE11

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

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TOKETEE - ORE138

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:-2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:45.72"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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LK OF THE WOODS - ORE140

Current Temperature:-2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:10.16"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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DOAK MT SUMMIT - ORE140

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

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BLY SUMMIT - ORE140

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

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QUARTZ MT SUMMIT - ORE140

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

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WARNER MT SUMMIT - ORE140

Current Temperature:-3.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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ADEL - ORE140

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

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TIMBERLINE LODGE - ORE173

Current Temperature:-5° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:12.7"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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CONDON - ORE19

Current Temperature:-2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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TOLLGATE WB - ORE204

Current Temperature:-7.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:124.46000000000001"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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TOLLGATE EB - ORE204

Current Temperature:-7.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:124.46000000000001"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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HEPPNER-SPRAY MOUNTAIN - ORE207

Current Temperature:-3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SANTIAM JCT - ORE22

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

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MARION FORKS - ORE22

Current Temperature:1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:-2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:25.4"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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JACKSONVILLE HIGHWAY - ORE238

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:55.88"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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FLORA - ORE3

Current Temperature:-6.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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WHITE RIVER - ORE35

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

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BENNETT PASS/MT HOOD MEADOWS - ORE35

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

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PARKDALE - ORE35

Current Temperature:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:5° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:4.4° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:-2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:
Snow Off Road:
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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WILLAMETTE PASS EAST - ORE58

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

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WILSON RIVER SMT - ORE6

Current Temperature:1001° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:

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PROSPECT - ORE62

Current Temperature:2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
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:-2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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GREEN SPRINGS SMT - ORE66

Current Temperature:3.3° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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TIPTON SUMMIT - ORE7

Current Temperature:-3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:38.1"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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SUMPTER - ORE7

Current Temperature:-2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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MINAM SUMMIT - ORE82

Current Temperature:-6.7° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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ENTERPRISE - ORE82

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

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HALFWAY HILL - ORE86

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

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HAYES HILL SMT - US199

Current Temperature:2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:partly cloudy
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:-2.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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TOMBSTONE - US20

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SISTERS - US20

Current Temperature:-2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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BURNS - US20

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

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STINKINGWATER SUMMIT - US20

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

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JUNTURA - US20

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

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SUNSET SUMMIT - US26

Current Temperature:1001° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:

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GOVERNMENT CAMP - US26

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

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OCHOCO SUMMIT - US26

Current Temperature:-3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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WARM SPRINGS GRADE - US26

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

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AUSTIN - US26

Current Temperature:-3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:38.1"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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ELDORADO PASS - US26

Current Temperature:-2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:7.62"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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CLATSKANIE - US30

Current Temperature:1001° Celcius
Current Conditions:
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:0"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:

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PENDLETON SOUTH - US395

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

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BATTLE MT SUMMIT - US395

Current Temperature:-7.2° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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MEADOWBROOK SUMMIT - US395

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

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LONG CREEK MT - US395

Current Temperature:-3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:5.08"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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DEVINE SUMMIT - US395

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

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CANYON MOUNTAIN - US395

Current Temperature:-3.9° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:12.7"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:icy patches

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LAKEVIEW - US395

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

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JORDAN VALLEY - US95

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

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BASQUE - US95

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

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COW CANYON - US97

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

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BEND - US97

Current Temperature:0.0° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road: -
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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SOUTH OF BEND - US97

Current Temperature:-2.8° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Driving Restrictions: Carry chains or traction tires.
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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LAPINE - US97

Current Temperature:-1.1° Celcius
Current Conditions:clear
Snow depth:0"
Snow Off Road:2.54"
Pavement Conditions:bare pavement

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CHEMULT - US97

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

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CHILOQUIN - US97

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

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KLAMATH FALLS - US97

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

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Traffic News

Salem-News.com (February 24,2015 14:12)

Car Crashes into Hagan Hamilton Building

A shocking sight indeed!

(McMinnville, Ore.) -Hagan Hamilton crashA car crashed into the Hagan Hamilton Insurance building in McMinnville on Monday night.

During the investigation it was determined that the vehicle drove through the concrete barriers that were installed to protect the building, at a high rate of speed, after the driver was unable to negotiate a bend in the road.

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Salem-News.com (February 10,2015 14:07)

Hazard Tree Removal to Cause Delays on Hwy 18 in Van Duzer State Scenic Corridor

This effects milepost 8.5 to milepost 19, Grand Ronde to the coast.

(GRAND RONDE, Ore.) -VanDuzer corridorTravelers may experience delays on a 10-mile stretch of Highway 18 in the H.B. Van Duzer State Scenic Corridor while crews remove unhealthy trees. ODOT will be working under an agreement with Oregon Parks and Recreation Department on the three-day project, set for Feb. 24-26, weather permitting.

The tree removal will occur during daylight hours, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.

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Salem-News.com (February 09,2015 16:49)

17,000 Customers in Lebanon Area Restored

Power On!

(LEBANON, Ore.) -power restoredAs of 3:45 pm, power has been restored to approximately 17,000 customers in the Lebanon area after 60-mile-per-hour winds and heavy rains caused 12 power poles to come down along Highway 34 starting at 10 am.

Now about 1,500 customers remain without power as we bring back service circuit by circuit to avoid unbalancing the system. This will take an hour or so.

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Salem-News.com (February 09,2015 14:04)

OR 34 near Lebanon Restricted for Two Days (UPDATE)

Travelers should anticipate delays and increased congestion during peak travel times.

(LEBANON, Ore.) -downed power linesOR 34 (Corvallis-Lebanon Hwy.) will remain restricted to a single lane of travel in each direction approximately one mile west of Lebanon (MP15.7) for the next two days and possibly longer.

A dozen power poles and multiple power lines fell into the eastbound lanes of the highway after strong winds earlier today.

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Salem-News.com (February 09,2015 11:47)

Fatal Head-On Crash on HWY 22W near MP 6.5 in Polk County

This stretch of highway can be very dangerous, even for the most experienced driver.

(SALEM, Ore.) -fatal crash Polk CountyOregon State Police (OSP) troopers are continuing the investigation into this afternoon's head-on crash on highway 22W at milepost 6.5 - near Red Prairie Road in Polk County.

Preliminary information indicates shortly before 4:30 p.m., a green, 1995 Plymouth Neon, was westbound on highway 22W near Red Prairie Road overtaking another vehicle in the oncoming lane. The Neon collided head-on with an eastbound, Gray, 2004 Chevrolet Venture.

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Salem-News.com (February 09,2015 11:40)

Deputies on Scene of Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash

The fatal accident will be investigated throughout the day.

(AURORA, Ore.) -Arndt road fatalThe Marion County Sheriff's Office Traffic Safety Team is on scene of a two vehicle crash, on Arndt Road NE, near Aurora. The initial investigation shows that a commercial truck traveling east on Arndt Road collided with a pickup truck traveling westbound.

The driver of the commercial truck is not injured and cooperating with investigators, tragically the driver of the pickup truck has been pronounced dead at the scene.

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Salem-News.com (February 04,2015 16:53)

Yamhill County Sheriff`s Office Arrests One Driver For DUII On Super Bowl Sunday

In the United States, the number of drunk driving deaths has been cut in half since 1980.

(MCMINNVILLE, Ore.) -police lightsOn Super Bowl Sunday, the Yamhill County Sheriff's Office conducted focused patrols to deter and remove intoxicated drivers from the road.

One driver, involved in a motor vehicle crash on Wilsonville Road near Star Mooring Lane in rural Newberg, was arrested for driving under the influence of intoxicants prior to the beginning of the actual game. The Sheriff's Office responded to three crashes total on Super Bowl Sunday.

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Salem-News.com (January 18,2015 22:29)

Two People Critically Injured in South Marion County Crash

Two vehicles collided head-on with each other at about 2:30 pm this afternoon on Liberty Rd S near Bunker Hill Rd S.

(SALEM, Ore.) -Bunker Hill crashOne the vehicles is a Green 1993 Ford Explorer, driven by 39-year old Michael Lowe of South Salem and the other is a Black 2013 Hyundai Elantra, driven by 58-year old Randy Harrison, also of South Salem.

Lowe was extricated from his vehicle by fire personnel. Both Lowe and Harrison were injured in the crash and transported by ambulance to Salem hospital where they are in critical condition.

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Salem-News.com (January 18,2015 00:12)

Oregon Gas Prices Keep Tumbling Down

Lower gas prices are a welcome relief for consumers across the U.S.

(WASHINGTON D.C.) -Oregon gas pricesU.S. motorists are paying an average price at the pump today ($2.13 per gallon) that is more than forty percent lower than the 2014 peak of $3.70 reached on April 28.

The national average continues to test lows not seen since May 2009 and has now dropped a record 109 consecutive days for a total decline of $1.22 per gallon during this span.

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Salem-News.com (January 17,2015 23:24)

Over 20 Trucks and Vehicles in Major Crash on I-84

4 people were transported with minor to serious injuries.

(EASTERN OREGON) -I-84 crashI-84 Eastbound is now open to single lane travel at MP 318, 12 miles east of Baker City. Both lanes of the Eastbound freeway had been blocked since around 4:54 a.m. due to a crash involving over 20 semi-trucks and other vehicles.

The Eastbound freeway is also open at La Grande and Pendleton.

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