Flood Warnings and Advisories
High Streamflow - ENDED – Boundary, West Kootenay, East Kootenay, Upper Columbia
ISSUED: 11:30 AM June 8, 2020
The River Forecast Centre is ending a High Streamflow Advisory for:
- Boundary Region including the Kettle River, West Kettle River, Granby River and tributaries
- West Kootenay including the Slocan River, Salmo River and surrounding tributaries
- East Kootenay including the Moyie River and surrounding tributaries
- Upper Columbia Region
River levels have been improving over the past week due to cooler weather and diminished rainfall. Weather forecasts for the upcoming week are indicating on-going unsettled weather, however no heavy rainfall is expected. River levels are expected to remain below levels of concern.
The public is advised to stay clear of the fast-flowing rivers and potentially unstable riverbanks during the high-streamflow period.
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: