BC Floods: Highway 1 reopens and reconnects Metro Vancouver and Hope

British Columbia has marked an important milestone in its efforts to restore transportation networks, after a series of storms triggered devastating floods and landslides. Transport Minister Rob Fleming announced Thursday that Highway 1 had reopened through Fraser Valley following closures in Abbotsford and in the Bridal Falls area. Read more: Highways in BC are starting … Read more

BC Floods: Thousands of pigs, cows, chickens and probably bees died in the Fraser Valley

Farmers in BC’s flooded Fraser Valley continue to face challenges in repairing and restoring their properties and livestock. Agriculture Minister Lana Popham said at a media briefing Thursday with the dry weather and receding floods that it will be crucial for the removal of carcasses of animals that died in the flood. “We know at … Read more

BC Floods: Thousands of pigs, cows, chickens and probably bees died in the Fraser Valley

Farmers in BC’s flooded Fraser Valley continue to face challenges in repairing and restoring their properties and livestock. Agriculture Minister Lana Popham said at a media briefing Thursday with the dry weather and receding floods that it will be crucial for the removal of carcasses of animals that died in the flood. “We know at … Read more

BC Floods: Residents Mop Up from 3rd Atmospheric River As Damage Costs Rise – Global News

BC Floods: Residents Mop Up from 3rd Atmospheric River as Damage Costs RiseGlobal news BC flood updates: Recent storm ‘not as severe as predicted’ | CTV NewsCTV News Vancouver Highway 1 to Hope reopens as rain subsides in southern BC, but flood warnings are still in placeCBC.ca 3rd atmospheric river moves away from BC. flood … Read more

BC floods: Hatzic evacuees on edge as rising lake floods home

As floods begin to subside in some parts of the lower mainland, evacuated residents from dozens of properties in and around Eastern Mission, BC, remain on the edge, with no clear timeline for when they can return home. When the third in a series of powerful atmospheric rivers hit the region on Tuesday, Mission City … Read more

‘The Crisis Is Here’: Port of Vancouver’s President on Supply Chain Issues Watch news videos online – Globalnews.ca

‘The Crisis Is Here’: Port of Vancouver’s President on Supply Chain Issues Watch news videos onlineGlobalnews.ca .

BC breaks temperature records as atmospheric river delivers hot, humid air

British Columbia set 30 temperature records over two days as the third in a series of atmospheric rivers soaked the coast in eerily hot rain. Nine daily temperature records fell on Tuesday, and a further 21 on Wednesday, including a maximum of 22.5 C recorded in Penticton. The gentle reading is now the warmest December … Read more

Highway 3 near Princeton closed due to flooding

Part of Highway 3 in BC’s southern interior is closed due to flooding. According to DriveBC, the highway is closed from three miles east of Princeton to six miles west of Hedley. The total distance for the closure is 26.7 km (Taylor Way to Old Hedley Road). ⚠️ CLOSED # BCHwy3 – East of #PrincetonBC … Read more

BC is preparing for more floods as the third storm arrives – CBC News: The National

BC is preparing for more floods as the third storm arrivesCBC News: The National BC floods: Communities drenched, cut off again in the middle of another atmospheric riverGlobal news Third atmospheric river in a week is not finished, with more rain expected – BC NewsCastanet.net Mission issues Benbow Street evacuation order for second time – … Read more

BC floods: communities drenched, cut off again in the middle of another atmospheric river – Global News

BC floods: Communities drenched, cut off again in the middle of another atmospheric riverGlobal news Mission issues Benbow Street evacuation order for second time – Mission City RecordMissions City Record The whole of southwestern BC. during flood, while the 3rd storm in a row rolls throughCBC.ca Weather: Rainfall statement issued for Coquihalla, Trans-Canada Highways in … Read more