Flood Warnings and Advisories

Flood Warnings/Advisories Currently in Effect

Flood Watch– Fontas River (UPGRADED) - ISSUED: 10:00 AM May 14, 2022



Previously issued Warnings/Advisories no longer in effect:

High Streamflow Advisory – South Interior (Whiteman, Salmon) - ISSUED: 1:00 PM May 14, 2022

High Streamflow Advisory – Fontas River (MAINTAINED); ENDED - Flood Watch – Pouce Coup River; ENDED - High Streamflow Advisory – Peace Region and North-East BC

Flood Watch – Moffat Creek - High Streamflow Advisory – Cariboo - ISSUED: 1:00 PM May 7, 2022

High Streamflow Advisory – Deadman River (Central Region) ISSUED: 3:00 PM May 5, 2022

Flood Watch – Pouce Coup River - High Streamflow Advisory – Peace Region and North-East BC - ISSUED: 3:30 PM May 6, 2022


Contact for Media Relations, Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development:
Tel: 250-896-4320

Levels of Warnings/Advisories:
  1. High Streamflow Advisory: River levels are rising or expected to rise rapidly, but that no major flooding is expected. Minor flooding in low-lying areas is possible.
  2. Flood Watch: River levels are rising and will approach or may exceed bankfull. Flooding of areas adjacent to affected rivers may occur.
  3. Flood Warning: River levels have exceeded bankfull or will exceed bankfull imminently, and that flooding of areas adjacent to the rivers affected will result.


  1. Home of River Forecast Centre
  2. Current Streamflow Conditions and Flood Forecast Modeling
  3. Map of Current Streamflow Return Periods for All WSC Stations
  4. CLEVER Model 10-day Forecasts of Discharges and Return Periods
  5. COFFEE Model 5-day Forecasts of Discharges and Return Periods