BC Flood

B.C.’s major rivers surge, sparking flood warnings

A persistent low pressure system over Alberta has led to several days of heavy rain

 

River centre says heavy rains could bring flooding to central, northeastern B.C.

Water levels are already unusually high and river banks can be extremely unstable

 

Okanagan Lake level surpasses full pool

Significant flood damage not expected in Summerland this year

 

Storm strands travellers, cuts off only road access to remote B.C. community

Bamfield still waiting for promised road upgrades after fatal bus crash last September

  • Feb 3, 2020

Waters rising in flood-ravaged southern B.C. as residents brace for ‘round two’

Heavy rains and spring runoff combined to push floodwaters to levels not seen in 70 years in and around Grand Forks last week.

May long affecting Okanagan-Similkameen flood preparations

Hotels fill up as RDOS seeks emergency lodging; residents with medical needs should self-evacuate now

Wind worries as Okanagan lake continues to rise

Wind could create more flooding issues

UPDATE: North Westside residents can return home

Slope stability testing on Monday has allowed residents affected by landslide to return to their homes

Kelowna to be hit by one-in-200 year flood

“We are expecting to see is unprecedented water levels …”

Lower Nicola cut off from City of Merritt

Flood waters force evacuations in the Lower Nicola region.

Localized flooding prompts responses

UPDATE: Road closures in Kelowna, local state of emergency in West Kelowna as flood continues

UPDATE: Sunset Ranch Golf back open

Kelowna courses suffer from high water, with two having to close Saturday and another down to nine

UPDATE: Search continues for Cache Creek fire chief

More than 50 search and rescue crews continue looking for Clayton Cassidy

UPDATE: Soggy fields shut down

Soccer and baseball groups cancel weekend games, practices

Updated: Flood watch for the Okanagan-Shuswap

Rivers and creeks in the Okanagan and Shuswap are being monitored for flooding.

Thunderstorm warning issued for tonight

Conditions are ripe for the development of storms in the Shuswap