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Big Bar Ferry Both directions Big Bar Ferry out of service until further notice at Fraser River. Aerial tram available to foot traffic only. Updated on Tue Dec 27 at 7:28 am PST. (ID# -61400)
Highway 3A between Castlegar and Creston Both directions Ferry Service Interruption at Harrop Ferry, Ferry will be running at a reduced speed due to mechanical issues. Updated on Fri Feb 17 at 6:18 pm PST. (ID# -62285)
Highway 5 Both directions Vehicle Incident 13 km north of Vavenby. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Fri Feb 24 at 10:01 pm PST. (ID# 242220)
Highway 99 Both directions Highway 99 is Open to single lane alternating traffic, 15 km North of Lillooet until further notice. Be advised that a weight restriction of 50% legal axle load is in effect between Fountain Valley Rd through to Pavilion-Clinton Road. Expect minor delays, and watch for flagging personnel. Updated on Fri Feb 24 at 6:24 pm PST. (ID# 229377)
Little Fort Ferry Both directions Ferry Out of Service due to ice flow. Updated on Fri Feb 24 at 8:46 pm PST. (ID# 228353)
McLure Ferry Both directions Ferry Out of Service due to ice flow. Updated on Fri Feb 24 at 8:46 pm PST. (ID# 228354)

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