Flood Warnings and Advisories

Flood Warnings/Advisories Currently in Effect:

Ended - Flood Warning – Pouce Coupe River - UPDATED: 11:00am, July 25th, 2018

 

Previously issued Warnings/Advisories no longer in effect:

Flood Warning – Pouce Coupe River - ISSUED: 11:00am, July 23rd, 2018

Ended - Flood Watch - Pine River; Ended - High Streamflow Advisory - Peace Region around Fort St. John (Maintained) - Updated: 11:00am, July 22nd, 2018

Flood Watch - Pine River (Upgraded); High Streamflow Advisory - Peace Region around Fort St. John (Maintained) - Updated: 1:00pm, July 21st, 2018

High Streamflow Advisory – Pine River and Peace Region around Fort St. John - ISSUED: 11:30am July 19th, 2018

Contact for Media Relations, Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development:
Tel: 250 356-7506

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.

Links:

  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