Bc Flooding

So If The Fraser River Floods...

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. - In the spring of 2007, British Columbia's Liberal cabinet was briefed on a potentially disastrous scenario: if temperatures cl...

WATCH: Hail Blasts B.C. Okanagan

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Spring weather is wonky in some parts of British Columbia, with hail in the Okanagan and flooding risk in the south-central part of the province. E...

B.C. Communities Remain On Flood Alert

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

ELKFORD, B.C. - Evacuation orders were lifted Saturday for several communities in British Columbia's Rocky Mountains, but states of emergency remained...

Emergencies Declared In Eastern B.C

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Heavy rainfall has swollen creeks and streams in southeastern British Columbia, where one regional district is warning residents to be ext...

B.C. Interior Flood Warning

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Homeowners in low lying areas over a wide section of B.C.'s southern and southeastern Interior are being urged to brace for flooding.The R...

Going Home

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.31.2012 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - Flooding in British Columbia continues to ease as the weather co-operates.Environment Canada said conditions are about two to three degree...

Flood-Ravaged B.C. Structures Assessed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.30.2012 | Canada

SICAMOUS, B.C. - The British Columbia government has joined forces with Red Cross volunteers to assess flood-ravaged buildings in Sicamous as some dis...

Relief At Last For Flood Victims

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Water levels in many of British Columbia's rivers and lakes are dropping, giving flood-weary residents a break.And while that danger reced...

B.C. Flood Victims Begin Returning Home

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2012 | Canada

SICAMOUS, B.C. - Life is anything but normal for residents in B.C.'s Shuswap region following recent flash flooding, but evacuation orders are being l...

Saskatchewan Sends Help

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada

REGINA - Saskatchewan has sent crews and equipment to help British Columbia respond to extensive flooding which is forcing people from their homes.Sev...

Tourist Season Washed Away In B.C. Town

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada

SICAMOUS, B.C. - About 250 residents of Sicamous, B.C., have been given the green light to return home, days after they and dozens of others were forc...

One Dead, Hundreds Evacuated

CP | Posted 08.24.2012 | Canada British Columbia

SICAMOUS, B.C. - Hundreds of British Columbians are away from their homes, others are without clean drinking water and at least one person is dead as ...

Home Evacuated As Fraser River Rises

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Emergency officials around British Columbia and even Alberta are on alert as the mighty Fraser River, swollen by a melting snowpack and de...

History Repeating Itself In B.C.?

CBC | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada

Water levels on B.C.'s upper Fraser River have peaked, putting several Fraser Valley communities under evacuation alerts as the water rus...

Flooding, Mudslides, Closures In B.C.

CBC | Posted 08.07.2012 | Canada

Several days of heavy rain have washed out roads and is now threatening to flood several communities across the Interior of B.C. ...

'Exceptional' Flood Risk In B.C.

CBC | Posted 07.08.2012 | Canada

The B.C. River Forecast Centre says a higher than normal snowpack has created an "exceptional" seasonal flood risk. On Tuesda...

Beetles, Fires, Floods: BC Getting Downright Biblical

CBC | Posted 07.02.2012 | Canada

Recent forest fires and the mountain pine beetle infestation are amplifying flooding in the southern interior, says a B.C. hydrologist. ...