MENDOCINO Co., — Road work in Mendocino County continues. There is one-way traffic on Route 20 in Willits from Pepperwood Way to Broaddus Creek Bridge, due to drainage work.
There is also a recent one-way traffic operation on Route 175, from the Lake County line to Mathews Road.
Ongoing road work includes:
The closure of one of four lanes on the 101 from Route 271 to 1.5 miles south of the Humboldt County line;
One-way traffic on the 101, half a mile north of Dora Creek Bridge;
The closure of one of four lanes on the 101 from Cedar Creek Bridge to Scandia;
One-way traffic on the 101 from mile marker 86 to Hermitage Vista Point;
Two one-way traffic operations on Route 162, one at The Middle Way and the other at Sand Bank Creek;
Two one-way traffic operations on Route 1, one about a quarter mile south of Soldier’s Point Viaduct near Hardy, and the other half a mile south of Wages Creek Bridge, between DeHaven and Westport;
The closure of one southbound lane on the 101 from Ridgewood Ranch Road to the emergency vehicle turnaround;
Two one-way traffic operations on Route 175, one near Buckman Drive and one near the entrance of Motorcycle Park;
Two one-way traffic operations on Route 128, one .7 mile west of Beebe Creek, due to roadway excavation. Pile driving continues on Route 128,and the other 2.8 miles west of Cloverdale Blvd.
Here’s a quick look at today’s weather:
Gales are expected at sea today, with storms in the outer waters.. Southwest winds are 5 to 15 knots, with gusts up to 30 knots near Cape Mendocino. Winds are expected to shift to the the northwest tonight and increase to 10 to 20 knots, still gusting up to 30 near Cape Mendocino. Waves are northwest feet at 8 seconds west 4 feet at 13 seconds.
In Point Arena, the forecast is mostly cloudy, with a high around 57, dipping to 51 tonight. South winds of 5 to 7 miles per hour will increase slightly tonight and turn calm after midnight.
In Fort Bragg, the forecast is mostly sunny, with a high around 63, dropping to 47 tonight. A southeast wind 5 to 7 miles per hour will turn west in the morning and shift again to the south this evening, , blowing 5 to 7 miles per hour before turning calm again.
In Willits, the forecast is sunny, with a high around 80, dropping to 47 tonight. A west southwest wind will blow 5 to 7 miles per hour, then shift to the south southwest and blow 6 miles per hour this evening.
In Ukiah, the forecast is sunny, with a high near 87, dropping to 51 tonight. A south southwest wind will blow around 6 miles per hour this afternoon, then shift to the southwest this evening.