Flood Warnings and Advisories
ENDED: High Streamflow Advisory – Central Vancouver Island and Southern Vancouver Island
ISSUED: 10:30AM February 10, 2020
The River Forecast Centre is ending the High Streamflow Advisory for:
- Central Vancouver Island (Ash River, Sproat River, Somass River)
- Southern Vancouver Island (Cowichan River)
Heavy rainfall fell over Vancouver Island on Friday, January 31. Rivers influenced by lakes receded slowly from rpeaks over the following week. Flows on the Cowichan River, Ash River, Sproat River and Somass River have returned to seasonal normal levels.
The River Forecast Centre continues to monitor the situation and provides updates as conditions warrant.
Contact for Media Relations, Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development:
Tel: 250 356-7506
Levels of Warnings/Advisories: