Road conditions Feb 14

High winds on their way.


MENDOCINO Co. 2/14/2017 — Roads are clear early in the morning on Valentine’s Day. Rt 1 is still fully closed near Leggett, .5 mile south of South Fork Eel River Bridge and 1.45 mile south from Mill Bank Resort.

One of four lanes of the 101, from 271 to 1.5 miles south of the Humboldt county line, is still closed. Work is expected to be completed in March.

The U.S. National Weather Service is predicting high winds starting tomorrow, especially on the coast and along ridges. Here are the spots to watch out for, and a few tips to minimize wind damage:

The forecast for today is chilly to temperate, with some cloud cover.

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