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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 Road will be closed in both directions from 43km east of Sicamous to 9 km West of Revelstoke, from 2 pm to 5 pm on Wednesday May 31, for the installation of Remote Avalanche Control Systems at Three Valley Gap. Be prepared to stop and obey all signs and Traffic Control Personnel. Updated on Thu May 18 at 4:51 pm PDT. (ID# -63986)
Highway 1 Both directions Road will be closed both directions in Yoho National Park, 10 km west of Lake Louise near the BC/Alberta border, from 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm MT daily until June 14, for rock blasting. No closures permitted between 10pm Thursday prior to a long weekend until 6am on the Tuesday afterwards. Expect delays of up to 30 minutes. Be prepared to stop and watch for hauling truck traffic. Updated on Mon May 15 at 2:36 pm PDT. (ID# -63884)
Highway 1 Both directions Rock slope re-profiling in Yoho National Park, 16 km west of Field, 24 hours per day/7 days per week until June 30. Expect intermittent delays of up to 20 minutes. Longer closures of up to 60 minutes for rock blasting will be posted in advance. Reduced speed zone in effect. Be prepared to stop. Watch for hauling truck traffic and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Updated on Fri Apr 21 at 12:17 pm PDT. (ID# -63132)
Highway 1 Both directions Electrical Work in China Bar Tunnel on Highway 1 Westbound will be in effect 02/06/2017 at 9:00:00 AM until 4:00:00 PM. Single lane alternating traffic in effect. Updated on Tue May 23 11:46 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13600)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge deck rehabilitation and seismic safety retrofit on Highway 1 in both directions 3 km north of Spuzzum at the Alexandria Bridge. Construction will be in effect 24 hours a day from 23/05/2017 through 31/10/2017. Traffic will be single lane alternating for the duration of the project. Updated on Mon May 15 10:08 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13538)
Highway 1 Both directions Electrical Maintenance at Cache Creek 8:00 am to 4:00 pm daily starting May 29 through May 30. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri May 26 at 2:58 pm PDT. (ID# -64138)
Highway 1 Both directions Vehicle Recovery 18 km west of Sicamous 7:00 am to 12:00 pm on Sat May 27. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri May 26 at 4:20 pm PDT. (ID# -64139)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 30 km east of Sicamous at Perry River Bridge 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jun 17. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Tue May 16 at 2:09 pm PDT. (ID# -63920)
Highway 1 Both directions Intermittent asphalt Paving 1 km west of Revelstoke for 28 kilometres from 19 Mile Overhead to Hwy 23 Intersection 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat starting May 25 through Jun 20. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic and a 60km/hr speed daytime speed zone is in effect. Please obey all signs watch for grooved pavement and flag people in the work zone. Updated on Wed May 24 at 9:42 am PDT. (ID# -64051)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for rocks on Road from Craigellachie to Revelstoke (41.7 km). Updated on Fri May 26 at 10:11 pm PDT. (ID# 249169)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for rocks on Road from West Boundary of Mount Revelstoke National Park to East Boundary of Mount Revelstoke National Park (12.7 km). Updated on Fri May 26 at 10:12 pm PDT. (ID# 249051)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for rocks on Road from Revelstoke to West Boundary of Glacier National Park (48.1 km). Updated on Fri May 26 at 10:11 pm PDT. (ID# 248504)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is undertaking safety improvements on a 9 km section of highway in Glacier National Park between Hermit and Loop Brook Trailheads, from May 23 - October 31. Working hours 7am-7pm, Mon-Sat. Expect single lane alternating traffic, reduced speed zone and delays up to 20 minutes. Obey traffic control personnel and be prepared to stop. Updated on Tue May 23 at 10:21 am PDT. (ID# -64044)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is twinning 6 km of highway, from the BC/Alberta border extending 6 km westward. Working hours 6 am to 9 pm, Monday to Saturday, from April 18 until September 23, 2017. Speed reduced to 60 km/h in work zones and 50 km/h on paved detours. Expect delays of up to 20 minutes. Be prepared to stop and obey traffic control personnel on site. Updated on Thu Apr 13 at 12:02 pm PDT. (ID# -63167)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Work on Highway 1 Eastbound after Ramp from Lynn Valley Rd will be in effect today at 11:00:00 AM until 31/05/2017 at 5:00:00 PM. Updated on Fri May 26 9:18 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13632)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Maintenance between North Road and 216th Street will be in effect today 8pm until 27/05/2017 at 5:00:00 AM. HOV and left lane closures will be in effect. Updated on Fri May 26 8:15 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_13643)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Maintenance on Highway 1 Eastbound between North Road and the south end of the Port Mann Bridge will be in effect May 26, 2017 at 8:00 PM until May 27, 2017 at 5:00 AM. Lane closures will be in place for the HOV and right lanes. Updated on Fri May 26 8:13 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_13642)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1 traffic pattern change at BC/Alberta border from May 12 to June 17. Eastbound passing lane closed between 7:00 am-7:00 pm, Monday-Saturday. Reduced speed zone in effect. Watch for hauling truck traffic turning and obey all signs. (ID# -63830)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Maintenance on Highway 1 Westbound between Alexander Bridge and American Creek will occur weekly on Monday to Friday effective 15/05/2017 until 05/06/2017 from 8:00:00 AM to 3:00:00 PM. Trees on being trimmed and removed for BC Hydro work. Lane closure will be in effect. Updated on Tue May 16 8:19 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13557)
Highway 1 Westbound Tunnel washing on Highway 1 Westbound after Ramp to Hastings St through the Cassiar Tunnel will be in effect nightly starting Sunday 28/05/2017 at 10:00 PM until Weds 28/06/2017 at 4:30 AM. Updated on Thu May 25 12:49 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_13623)
Highway 1 Westbound Highway 1 Westbound will be closed after Ramp to Keith Rd because of Road Work. Road Work will be in until 01/06/2017 at 11:59:00 PM. Access to Marine Drive via Highway 1 NB at Exit 3 will be closed due to construction effective until June 01, 2017. All traffic must use use Exit 2. Updated on Mon Apr 3 6:31 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_12994)

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 Bridge Work on Highway 3 between Upper Cambie/Similkameen Bridge and Allison Passwill occur weekly on Monday to Friday effective 09/05/2017 until 30/08/2017 from 7:00:00 AM to 7:30:00 PM. The work may include some Saturdays as required. Closures will be single lane alternating for no longer than 5 minutes as needed. Updated on Tue May 16 7:36 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13556)
Highway 3 Both directions Paving on Highway 3 from Manning Park East Gate to Sunday Summit will occur weekly on Monday to Saturday effective May 12 until July 15 from 6:00:00 AM to 8:00:00 PM. 70 km/h speed zone in effect 24 hours a day. Please slow down and obey signage and traffic control personnel. Barriers have been temporarily removed. Please drive with caution. Updated on Fri May 19 10:35 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13520)
Highway 3 Both directions Electrical Maintenance at Christina Lake; Fife Road to East Lake Drive; 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Fri; May 10 through Jun 23; single lane alternating traffic; reduce speed; watch for traffic control. Updated on Wed May 10 at 6:46 am PDT. (ID# -63713)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction 18 km west of Cranbrook for Swansea Bridge starting Wed May 17 at 7:00 am through Thu Nov 30 at 5:00 pm. Please obey all traffic signs and speed zones. Updated on Wed May 17 at 6:37 am PDT. (ID# -63921)
Highway 3 Both directions Highway Widening and Paving 3 km east of Jaffray 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Aug 31. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with possible delays up to 10 minutes. Please reduce speed to 50 km/hr during construction hours 70 km/hr during non working hours. Updated on Wed Apr 26 at 1:52 pm PDT. (ID# -63434)
Highway 3 Westbound Wash Out 2 km east of Paulson Bridge. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Fri May 26 at 10:12 pm PDT. (ID# 249347)

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 Coquihalla (#5) - Hope to Kamloops

Highway 5 Both directions Construction at Box Canyon Chainup Area 7:00 am to 5:00 pm daily starting May 25 until further notice. Variable speed limit in effect, obey all signs, watch for narrow shoulders. Updated on Thu May 25 at 3:21 pm PDT. (ID# -64114)
Highway 5 Northbound Construction 15 km north of Merritt through Sat May 27 at 4:00 pm. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Sat May 20 at 4:53 pm PDT. (ID# -63689)
Highway 5 Northbound Maintenance 7 km south of Exit 336, Junction with Highway 97D, to Logan Lake 7:00 am to 4:00 pm daily until further notice. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Wed May 17 at 4:31 pm PDT. (ID# -63958)
Highway 5 Southbound Bridge Construction 63 km south of Merritt (at Dry Gulch Br.), 24 hours a day until further notice, lane closure in effect southbound slow lane. Be advised narrow lane in effect (4.1m). Expect delays, obey construction speed zones. Updated on Wed May 24 at 3:14 pm PDT. (ID# -64081)

Events for Highway 97C

Highway 97C Both directions Construction 4 km west of Pennask Summit until Fri Jun 30, 24 hour lane closure will be in effect. Updated on Wed May 24 at 2:58 pm PDT. (ID# -64080)

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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