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ODOT's Oregon highway status report

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Oregon Department of Transportation officials are warning drivers that they may encounter fallen trees, debris, mudflows and landslides on the state's highways Friday.

Drivers heading over mountain passes must carry chains and be prepared to use them, officials say.

Here's ODOT's highway status report, as of Friday at noon:

- I-5 northbound right lane at exit 299A CLOSED and exit ramp closed due to landslide on exit ramp

- OR 43 (Oswego Highway; SW Macadam Ave.) Right southbound lane CLOSED due to sinkhole

- OR 281 (Hood River Highway) CLOSED between Hood River and Odell (mp 10—14) due to downed trees and power lines North/Central coast, Central Willamette Valley

- U.S. 101 remains RESTRICTED to single lane 4.5 miles south of Newport; flaggers controlling traffic

- OR 18 (Salmon River Hwy) RESTRICTED to single lane intermittently through the Van Duzer Corridor (MP 6.5-21); expect intermittent 10-20-minute delays

- OR 34 (Alsea Highway) CLOSED east and west of Alsea (mp 22 and 44) due to landslides

- OR 36 (Mapleton-Junction City Highway) CLOSED west of Triangle (mp 25) due to a landslide; no estimate on reopening

- OR 99W RESTRICTED to one lane at the OR 34 South Bypass (mp 84.95), due to high water; semi-trucks only are being allowed through; detour in place

- OR 126 (McKenzie Highway) CLOSED between Vida and Blue River due to landslide; no estimate for reopening

- OR 153 (Bellevue-Amity Highway) CLOSED due to high water; no detour

- OR 180 (Eddyville-Blodgett Hwy) CLOSED at milepost 7 due to landslide

- OR 213 CLOSED one mile north of Marquam in Clackamas County due to road erosion; short detour; no estimate for reopening

- OR 229 (Siletz Hwy) CLOSED between mileposts 9 and 15 due to high water Southern Oregon

- OR 38 will reopen this afternoon; expect minor delays

- OR 241 (Coos River Highway) will reopen this afternoon

- OR 255 (Carpenterville Highway) remains CLOSED; detour in place; expect 10-15-minute delays Central Oregon All state highways OPEN; chains required on all vehicles on I-84 east of The Dalles Eastern Oregon All state highways OPEN; extremely icy conditions in Umatilla and Morrow County area. Chains required on all vehicles on I-84 east of The Dalles to Pendleton, and on I-82, OR 11 and OR 204 in Umatilla County

 

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