Road conditions, Feb 8

Road conditions, Feb 8

Power outages, wind advisory, roads opened and closed.


MENDOCINO Co. 2/8/2017 — There are trees down on roads around the county today. On Rt 1 at Airport Road between Ft. Bragg and Cleone, a tree was blocking the road as of 7am. Phone and power lines were involved. PG&E and CDF were en route. As of 7:15am, a tree and other debris were also blocking the 128 just west of Philo. In Ukiah, a large tree came down, blocking Redemeyer Road, south of El Dorado Hills. CHP and county road crews were on the scene. Here’s a picture from the Ukiah CHP Facebook page:

CHP at the scene of a tree down on Redemeyer Rd.

Roads closed, roads opened: According to the Mendocino County Dept. of Transportation, Fish Rock Road opened yesterday afternoon shortly before 4:00pm. Talmage Road is also open. MendocinoSportsPlus reports that Hwy 1 at the Garcia River re-opened a little after 6:00am.

128 is still closed from Rt 1 to Navarro Ridge Road. 175 is fully closed from 101 to East Side Road. The Navarro River and the Russian River at Hopland have subsided. Here are graphs, courtesy of the USGS website:

Navarro River as of 7:15am
Russian River at Hopland at 7am today.


PG&E outages in Fort Bragg and Leggett this morning, affecting 117 customers.

Rain and high winds in much of the county today. Here are the wind advisory and the weather report, courtesy of the NWS Facebook page:

Did you enjoy this article? Consider paying a dollar and supporting local independent journalism.