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Road Reports :: Highway 1 Conditions :: Highway 3 Conditions :: Highways 5 & 97c Conditions Trans Canada Hwy 1, Hwy 3, Coquihalla Hwy 5 & Okanogan Connector Hwy 97C Road Condition Reports. Many Thanks to the ministry of Transportation for the information contained in this report.

Current Highway 1 Road Conditions

Events for Highway 1

Highway 1 Both directions Avalanche control planned in both directions from the west side of Glacier national Park to the East side of Glacier national Park. From 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM PST on Thursday April 26, 2018. 1 to 2 hour closures are expected. Updated on Wed Apr 25 at 3:25 pm PDT. (ID# -68689)
Highway 1 Both directions Will be closed in both directions from British Columbia and Alberta Border, East of Field to the chain up area up area in Yoho National Park because of Avalanche Control, 4:00 pm to 4:45 pm MDT on Thu Apr 26. Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 7:14 am PDT. (ID# -68700)
Highway 1 Both directions Paving in both directions from Hunter Creek Exit 160 to Hope Exit 170. This will occur weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday effective April 10, 2018 until April 25, 2018 from 5:30 AM to 6:30 PM. Lane closures will be in effect. Updated on Fri Apr 6 4:54 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17158)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction on the Alexandra Bridge beginning on March 21, 2018 and completing in late October 2018. The bridge will have single lane alternating traffic, expect delays. Updated on Wed Mar 14 9:41 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_16974)
Highway 1 Both directions Paving at Junction with Hwy 12, Lytton to Lillooet. 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat starting Apr 30 through Jun 29. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 3:14 pm PDT. (ID# -68717)
Highway 1 Both directions Rock Scaling 13 KM North of Spences Bridge occuring from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm Mon-Fri, April 4 through Apr 27, 2018. Note: Work will also be occurring on Saturday April 21, 2018 from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Fri Apr 20 at 8:34 am PDT. (ID# -68219)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 5 km west of Sorrento 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Fri through Apr 27. Updated on Wed Apr 25 at 3:07 pm PDT. (ID# -68687)
Highway 1 Both directions Electrical Maintenance at Sorrento between Coates and Cobeaux Road, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Thu through Apr 26. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Sun Apr 22 at 3:17 pm PDT. (ID# -68466)
Highway 1 Both directions Sweeping at Salmon Arm 6:00 am to 4:00 pm daily through Apr 29. Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 7:18 am PDT. (ID# -68703)
Highway 1 Both directions Sweeping from Sorrento to Salmon Arm (31.4 km), 6:00 am to 4:00 pm daily through Apr 27. Updated on Mon Apr 23 at 8:20 am PDT. (ID# -68611)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 30 km east of Sicamous 7:00 am to 7:00 pm on Thu Apr 26. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 8:11 am PDT. (ID# -68632)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 30 km east of Sicamous at Perry River Bridge 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jul 15. 24 hour construction speed zone in effect. Updated on Wed Apr 4 at 10:48 am PDT. (ID# -68235)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge Maintenance 17 km west of Revelstoke 7:00 am to 4:30 pm on Fri Apr 27. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 11:18 am PDT. (ID# -68712)
Highway 1 Both directions Fallen rock from Craigellachie to Revelstoke (41.7 km). Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 11:32 am PDT. (ID# 283313)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 42 km east of Revelstoke 7:00 am to 6:00 pm daily through Apr 30. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Thu Apr 12 at 9:36 am PDT. (ID# -68254)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for rocks on road from Revelstoke to West Boundary of Glacier National Park (48.1 km). Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 11:32 am PDT. (ID# 283317)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for rocks on road from West Boundary of Glacier National Park to East Boundary of Glacier National Park (43.8 km). Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 12:05 pm PDT. (ID# 283318)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge rehabilitation 45 km west of Golden 7:00 am to 5:00 pm MT Mon-Sat starting Apr 25 through Oct 31. Expected delays of up to 20 minutes. Updated on Wed Apr 25 at 12:33 pm PDT. (ID# -68682)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 20 km west of Golden from April 17 through to November 30. 7:00 am to 7:00 pm MT Monday through Saturday. Drivers may experience minor delays. Drivers are advised to watch for traffic control personnel and obey all signage through the construction zone. Updated on Tue Apr 17 at 3:14 pm PDT. (ID# -68503)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge Maintenance 15 km west of Golden 8:00 am to 4:00 pm on Thu Apr 26. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 7:04 am PDT. (ID# -68695)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge Maintenance Highway 1 Both directions - Bridge Maintenance 9 km west of Field 6:00 am to 10:00 pm daily through Jul 31. Expect speed reductions, lane changes and reductions and delays up to 20 minutes. Updated on Fri Apr 20 at 11:56 am PDT. (ID# -68079)
Highway 1 Both directions Rock scaling: Yoho National Park, 8 km west of the AB/BC border. Work will be underway 24/7 from April 23 to November 15. Expect delays of up to 30 minutes to accommodate blasting. Scheduled delays up to 90 minutes will be posted on Drive BC. Reduced speed zones in effect. Be prepared to stop. Watch for hauling truck traffic and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Updated on Mon Apr 23 at 9:39 am PDT. (ID# -68582)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road work between Herling Island and Peters Road will occur daily from April 23rd to the 27th, 2018 between 7:00 AM and 4:00 PM. Lane closure in in effect, expect delays. Updated on Wed Apr 18 7:59 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_17260)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Maintenance eastbound west of 192nd St will be in effect today at 9:00 AM until 9:45 AM. The two right lanes will be blocked. Updated on Thu Apr 26 9:05 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_17319)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Maintenance on Highway 1 at the Mountain Highway Interchange will be in effect April 29 2018 to May 4 2018 and May 6 2018 to May 11 2018 from 11:00 PM to 5:00 AM nightly. Lane closures will be in effect. Updated on Mon Apr 23 1:24 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17292)

Field
Hwy 1 at Field Rd, about 16 km west of BC/Alberta border, facing northeast

Sparwood
Sparwood weigh scale Hwy 3, about 2km west of the Alberta border, looking south-east.
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Current Highway 3 Road conditions

Events for Highway 3

Highway 3 Both directions Highway 3 only the eastbound right lane remains closed near Allison Pass at the 39.5 KM mark. Clean up in progress. Updated on Thu Apr 26 12:04 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17317)
Highway 3 Both directions Road will be closed for Avalanche Control in both directions, 30 km West of Creston (Kootenay Pass) for 27 km, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. PDT on Friday April 27. Alternate Route available from Nelson to Creston; Hwy 3A, Kootenay Lake Ferry, Regular travel time 2.5 hours. Possible ferry delays due to heavy traffic. Next Update Friday 6:00 p.m. PDT. Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 1:02 pm PDT. (ID# -68714)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction at Keremeos 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jun 30. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Detours in place either direction to Bypass Road to Hwy 3 or Hwy 3A. Updated on Mon Feb 19 at 6:23 am PST. (ID# -67596)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction at Osoyoos 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jun 30. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Feb 22 at 11:08 am PST. (ID# -67701)
Highway 3 Both directions Bridge Maintenance from Junction with Highway 33, in Rock Creek to 11.5 km east of Junction with Highway 33, in Rock Creek (11.5 km), 8:00 am to 2:30 pm on Thu Apr 26. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Apr 26 at 6:56 am PDT. (ID# -68699)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction 2 km west of Moyie for the Moyie CPR Wall starting Mon Apr 16 at 12:01 am through Sat Jun 30 at 11:59 pm. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating, traffic lights will be in effect 24/7 expect delays. Please obey all signs and slow down. Updated on Thu Apr 12 at 9:10 am PDT. (ID# -68386)
Highway 3 Both directions Maintenance 7.5 km west of Elko until further notice. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Wed Mar 7 at 11:03 am PST. (ID# -67817)
Highway 3 Eastbound Utility Work on Highway 3 Eastbound at Sumallo River Road for 500 metres will be in effect daily starting Monday 23/04/2018 at 9:00 AM until Friday 27/04/2018 at 4:00 PM. Updated on Tue Apr 17 10:18 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_17254)
Highway 3 Eastbound Tree trimming eastbound between Bombi junction and Salmo 7:30 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Fri starting Apr 16 through Apr 30. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Expect delays. Watch for crew and equipment working. Updated on Mon Apr 16 at 2:38 pm PDT. (ID# -68387)
Highway 3 Westbound Paving on Highway 3 Westbound between exit 173 and exit 170 will occur weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday effective April 10, 2018 until April 25, 2018 from 5:30 AM to 6:30 PM. Lane closures will be in effect. Updated on Fri Apr 6 4:57 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17157)

Morrissey Jct
Approx 10 km south of Fernie at Morrissey Jct, looking north..

Hosmer
Hwy 3, in Hosmer, north of Fernie, looking north-east

Current Coquihalla Highway 5 and 97c Road Conditions

Events for Highway 97C

Highway 97C Both directions Sweeping from Ashcroft to Highland Valley Mine Overpass (31.2 km), 7:00 am to 3:00 pm daily through Apr 27. Updated on Mon Apr 23 at 1:01 pm PDT. (ID# -68630)

Elkhart
Hwy 97C (Okanagan Connector) 25 km east of Hwy 5A/97C Jct, looking west..

Brenda Mine
Hwy 97C (Okanagan Connector) about 22km west of 97/97C Jct, looking east..

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