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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 Highway 1, in both directions. Construction work between Exit 90: McCallum Rd and Gibson Rd Uturn for 35.9 km (Abbotsford to Chilliwack). Fraser Valley Variable Speed Limit System construction taking place from July 30, 2018 until May 31, 2019. It will be in effect nightly from 8:00 PM until 5:00 AM, no work will be conducted on long weekends. Drive with care and please watch for roadside workers. Last updated Mon Nov 5 at 9:11 AM PST. (DBC-1166)
Highway 1 Southbound Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), southbound. Bridge maintenance between Tyup Rd and Cowichan Bay Rd (3 km south of Duncan). Until Fri Mar 15, 2019. Lane Closure. (Koksilah River Bridge). The Southbound left hand turn lane for Cowichan Bay Road will be closed. Please use Bench Road as an alternate Route. Last updated Tue Oct 30 at 3:35 PM PDT. (DBC-2030)
Highway 1 Northbound Highway 1, northbound. Road construction work at Saanich Road in Saanich. The Saanich Road right turn exit lane is closed permanently to allow for intersection modifications. Expect the right turning movement to be restricted until further notice. Traffic will be re-routed. Last updated Thu Oct 18 at 9:11 AM PDT. (DBC-2043)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Bridge construction at Exit 119: Vedder Rd (Chilliwack). From 9:00 PM to 4:00 AM PDT on weekdays and Sunday. Lane closures in both directions in effect. The work is at the Rail bridge just past the Vedder on ramp on Hwy 1. Last updated Fri Oct 19 at 1:20 PM PDT. (DBC-2095)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Road maintenance work between Exit 18: Lonsdale Ave and Exit 19: Lynn Valley Rd (North Vancouver - City). Until Fri Dec 21. From 11:00 PM to 5:00 AM PST on weekdays and Sunday. Lane closures in both directions in effect. December 9-14 & 16-21. No lane closures Dec 22 - Jan 2. Last updated Mon Dec 10 at 7:18 AM PST. (DBC-2481)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Utility work between Old Boston Bar Rd and Alder Rd for 0.2 km (27 to 26 km west of Jackass Mountain Summit). From 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM PDT on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Single lane alternating traffic. Last updated Tue Oct 30 at 4:06 PM PDT. (DBC-2563)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), in both directions. Road construction work at Exit 6: McKenzie Ave (Saanich). Intersection is now operating under the new temporary signals. Delays may occur between 8:00 pm and 5:30am. 60 km/hr construction speed zone in effect 24/7. Last updated Fri Nov 2 at 2:19 PM PDT. (DBC-2630)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Construction work between Exit 119: Vedder Rd and Exit 120: Young Rd (Chilliwack). Until Fri Jan 4, 2019 at 4:00 PM PST. From 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM PST daily. Last updated Thu Nov 15 at 9:49 AM PST. (DBC-3222)
Highway 1 Westbound Highway 1, westbound. Construction work between Exit 153: Laidlaw Rd and Exit 151: Peters Rd (7 km west of Hope). Until Fri Jan 4, 2019 at 4:00 PM PST. Right lane closed. Last updated Thu Nov 15 at 9:53 AM PST. (DBC-3223)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Utility work between Exit 73: Highway 13 and Exit 92: Highway 11 for 18.7 km (Langley - District to Abbotsford). Until Wed Jan 30, 2019. From 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM PST and from 9:00 PM to 6:00 AM PST on Friday and Saturday. Right lane closed. Watch for traffic control. Work will additionally be conducted on Sunday December 9th and December 16th from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM. Last updated Fri Nov 30 at 10:37 AM PST. (DBC-3272)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Construction work between Exit 153: Laidlaw Rd and Exit 160: Hunter Creek Rd for 0.4 km (7 km west of Hope). Until Fri Dec 21 at 8:00 PM PST. Last updated Fri Nov 30 at 10:06 AM PST. (DBC-3699)
Highway 1 Northbound Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), northbound. Bridge construction between Cowichan Bay Rd and Tyup Rd (3 km south of Duncan). Until Fri Mar 15, 2019. The right turn onto Highway 1 (northbound) from Cowichan Bay Road will be closed. Tzouhalem Road and Cowichan Bay Road traffic, please use Bench Road. Last updated Fri Nov 30 at 1:59 PM PST. (DBC-3703)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Construction work between Squilax Turtle Valley Rd and Little River Rd (11 km east of Chase). Until Thu Dec 20 at 4:00 PM PST. From 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM PST on weekdays. Expect 10 minute delays in both directions. Last updated Wed Dec 5 at 2:20 PM PST. (DBC-3841)
Highway 1 [Truncated] Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island). Bridge construction between Boys Rd and Cowichan Way (1 km south of Duncan). Until Thu Dec 20. From 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM PST on weekdays and Saturday. Cowichan River Bridge. Highway is reduced to 2 lanes (1 northbound and 1 southbound). The southbound bridge will be closed to traffic and the Boys Road signalized intersection will be in red flash mode. Flaggers will direct all traffic to the Northbound Cowichan River Bridge. Last updated Mon Dec 10 at 1:
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Maintenance between Exit 73: Highway 13 and Exit 92: Highway 11 for 18.7 km (Langley - District to Abbotsford). Until Fri Dec 21. From 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM PST on weekdays. Work will be at interchanges, no lanes impacted. Last updated Mon Dec 10 at 3:30 PM PST. (DBC-3940)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Construction work between Ford Road and Kault Hill near Tappen. Until Sun Dec 23 at 4:00 PM PST. Watch for traffic control. Expect 10 - minute delays. Investigative Drilling. Single lane traffic. Last updated Fri Dec 14 at 11:49 AM PST. (DBC-4062)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Vehicle recovery between Bernie Rd and Old Sicamous Rd for 8.1 km (Sicamous). Lane Closure. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 12:11 PM PST. (DBC-4101)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), in both directions. Bridge maintenance between Cowichan Bay Rd and Tyup Rd (3 km south of Duncan). Until Tue Dec 18 at 3:00 PM PST. Lane Closure. Last updated Mon Dec 17 at 2:26 PM PST. (DBC-4142)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Electrical maintenance planned between Jumping Creek Rd and Glacier Park West Boundary (2 km west of West Boundary of Glacier National Park). Starting Wed Dec 19 at 8:00 AM PST until Wed Dec 19 at 4:00 PM PST. Single lane alternating traffic will be in effect. Last updated Mon Dec 17 at 5:20 PM PST. (DBC-4148)
Highway 1 Southbound Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), southbound. Police incident at Boys Rd (1 km south of Duncan). Lane Closure. Next update time Tue Dec 18 at 2:00 PM PST. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 1:05 PM PST. (DBC-4180)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Limited visibility with fog between Prosh Frtg and Alpine Lane W for 45.1 km (25 km east of Sicamous to Revelstoke). Water pooling. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 1:16 PM PST. (DBCRCON-12339)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Limited visibility with fog between Summit Pky and Hemlock Grove Boardwalk for 45.9 km (Revelstoke to 1 km east of West Boundary of Glacier National Park). Slushy with slippery sections. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 1:16 PM PST. (DBCRCON-12554)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Compact snow between Glacier Park West Boundary and Wiseman Rd for 43.8 km (1 km east of West Boundary of Glacier National Park to 1 km east of East Boundary of Glacier National Park). Slushy with slippery sections. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 1:16 PM PST. (DBCRCON-12555)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Watch for slippery sections between Glacier Park East Boundary and West Boundary of Yoho National Park for 81.3 km (1 km east of East Boundary of Glacier National Park to 1 km west of West Boundary of Yoho National Park). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 2:16 PM MST. (DBCRCON-12568)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Compact snow between Beaverfoot-Wapta Conn and the end of Highway 1 for 45.6 km (1 km west of West Boundary of Yoho National Park to British Columbia and Alberta Border, East of Field). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 2:16 PM MST. (DBCRCON-12708)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Water pooling between Canoe Beach Dr NE and Avoca Rd W for 38.2 km (Sicamous). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 12:10 PM PST. (DBCRCON-12718)

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, in both directions. Road maintenance work between Highway 1 and Exit 177: Highway 5 for 3.8 km (Hope). Until Fri May 31, 2019. From 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM PDT daily. Fraser Valley Variable Speed Limit System construction. No work on long weekends; please watch for roadside workers. Last updated today at 8:46 PM PDT. (DBC-1177)
Highway 3 Both Directions Highway 3, in both directions. Maintenance at Rock Lake Rd (13 km east of Jaffray). Last updated Tue Oct 9 at 11:50 AM MDT. (DBC-1703)
Highway 3 Westbound Highway 3, westbound. Road maintenance work between Old Richter Pass Rd and Nighthawk Rd (10 km west of Osoyoos). Lane Closure. Last updated Mon Nov 26 at 9:19 AM PST. (DBC-3548)
Highway 3 Both Directions Highway 3, in both directions. There are rocks on the road between First Avalanche Gate and Sunshine Valley (11 km east of Hope). Expect delays. Lane closures in both directions in effect. Last updated Fri Dec 14 at 9:01 PM PST. (DBC-3816)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Vehicle incident between Corbin Rd and the end of Highway 3 (7 km east of Sparwood). Single lane alternating traffic. Estimated time of re-opening Tue Dec 18 at 4:00 PM MST. Next update time Tue Dec 18 at 2:00 PM MST. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 1:02 PM MST. (DBC-4177)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Slushy with slippery sections between Meadows Rd and Highway 6 NS for 22.5 km (Salmo). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 12:51 PM PST. (DBCRCON-12523)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between Tailings Rd and Cook St for 68.9 km (14 km east of Salmo to Creston). Slushy with slippery sections. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 11:51 AM PST. (DBCRCON-12564)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between Ravenhill Rd and Rock Creek Cutoff Rd for 25.7 km (20 km east of Osoyoos to Rock Creek). Slushy with slippery sections. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 6:57 AM PST. (DBCRCON-12618)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between Deadwood St and BC Mine Rd for 17.7 km (Greenwood to 1 km west of Eholt Summit). Slushy with slippery sections. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 6:57 AM PST. (DBCRCON-12620)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Winter driving conditions between Junction Rd and 4th St for 31.0 km (19 km east of Jaffray to Fernie). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 9:06 AM MST. (DBCRCON-12647)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Winter driving conditions between Stump Rd and White Cloud Pit Rd for 111.4 km (6 km west of Curzon Junction to 9 km west of Jaffray). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 12:44 PM MST. (DBCRCON-12656)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between Lafferty Pit Rd and Archibald Creek Rd for 78.7 km (15 km east of Christina Lake to 8 km west of Salmo). Watch for slippery sections. Snowing. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 6:55 AM PST. (DBCRCON-12660)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Slushy with slippery sections between Wilgress South Rd and Paulson Detour Rd for 68.5 km (1 km west of Eholt Summit to 15 km east of Christina Lake). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 6:58 AM PST. (DBCRCON-12661)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Heavy slush between Highway 43 and the end of Highway 3 for 18.6 km (Sparwood to British Columbia and Alberta Border). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 8:23 AM MST. (DBCRCON-12667)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between First Avalanche Gate and Saturday Creek for 78.6 km (17 km east of Hope to 3 km west of Sunday Summit). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 8:52 AM PST. (DBCRCON-12687)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Slushy sections between Riverside Dr and Michel Creek Rd for 31.6 km (Fernie to Sparwood). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 12:46 PM MST. (DBCRCON-12715)

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 Highway 97C. Slushy with slippery sections between Highway 8 and Moran Pl for 55.7 km (96 to 41 km south of Ashcroft). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 11:09 AM PST. (DBCRCON-12560)
Highway 97C Highway 97C. Compact snow between Brenda Mine Rd and Highway 5A; Aspen Grove for 49.0 km (1 km west of Pennask Summitt to 23 km west of Merritt). Slushy with slippery sections. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 11:08 AM PST. (DBCRCON-12710)
Highway 97C Highway 97C. Water pooling between Loon Lake Rd and Highway 5A for 24.2 km (Merritt). Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 11:07 AM PST. (DBCRCON-12711)
Highway 97C Highway 97C. Fog patches between Trepanier Rd and Pennask Summit for 9.7 km (10 km west of Pennask Summitt to Pennask Summitt). Slushy sections. Last updated Tue Dec 18 at 12:09 PM PST. (DBCRCON-12717)

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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