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ODOT Warns of Dangerous Driving Conditions

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PENDLETON, OR - The Oregon Dept. of Transportation sent out a warning about upcoming snow, ice and freezing rain on regional highways.  Here it is in its entirety:

 The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Winter Storm Watch...which is in effect from Tuesday evening, December 1, through Wednesday afternoon and evening.

Motorists are advised to anticipate hazardous driving conditions in the following locations:

Interstate 84 including The Dalles, Arlington, Boardman, Pendleton;

OR19 including the cities of Condon and Fossil;

OR 206 including Ione and Heppner

US197 including the cities of Dufur and Maupin;

US97 including the cities of Madras, Redmond and Bend;

US395 including Hermiston and Stanfield;

US26 near the city of Prineville.

ODOT is advising motorists on these highways to be prepared for snow, ice or freezing rain.

For the latest driving conditions visit www.tripcheck.com, or call 511 for highway information.

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