School and road closures/delays for Tuesday, March 13
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. -- Snow began falling overnight and into Tuesday all over Douglas County, and KPIC.com has you covered for your Tuesday morning commute.
Here is the latest:
*Scattered power outages reported by douglas electric, mostly at the coast, small one in Camas Valley. Crews are working to restore power to about 400 homes total.*
Camas Valley Charter School is closed
Reesport UCAN Head Start is closed
Roseburg High baseball games cancelled.
*Be sure to visit Tripcheck.com before heading out!
Oregon State Police: Interstate 5 southbound blocked by multi-vehicle crash near milepost 99 (CANYONVILLE) earlier this morning has been re-opened.
ODOT/SW Oregon: Oregon 42S, 241 (Coos River Highway) and 542 (Powers Highway) in Coos County remain closed Tuesday morning due to downed trees and limbs caused by wet snow and heavy winds last night. ODOT reports similar conditions south and east of Reedsport on U.S. 101 and Oregon 38 in Douglas County. Motorists are advised to use caution this morning during their commute in southern Oregon. Snow conditions are reported on Interstate 5 on the mountain passes south of Canyonville to the California border. ODOT chain requirements can be found on I-5 electronic message boards, on TripCheck.com and via phone on 5-1-1.