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UPDATE: Traffic back to normal on Highway 30 in Linnton

by: Courtesy photo This cell phone photo from about 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 19 shows the high water levels that closed the eastbound lanes of Highway 30 in Linnton.

UPDATE: 4:21 p.m.

The high water has receded in Linnton on Highway 30 and traffic is now moving at a regular pace.

The previous report follows:

Commuters should be prepared for significant delays on Highway 30 at Linnton today as the eastbound lanes have been temporarily closed because of flooding.

As of 2 p.m. on Jan. 19, the Oregon Department of Transportation says drivers should expect estimated delays between 20 minutes to 2 hours because of high water. Traffic is being diverted into the westbound lanes at Harborton Drive. ODOT says to use caution when commuting.

View a cell phone video of the flooding here:

www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0Xy__gKre8