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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 July 30, 2018 until May 31, 2019. In effect nightly from 8pm-5am, no work will be conducted on long weekends. The speed limit in the construction zone is 70 km/hr. Please drive with care and watch for roadside workers. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 2:23 PM PST. (DBC-1166)
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 at Exit 21: Mountain Hwy (North Vancouver - District). Until Fri Mar 1 at 5:00 AM PST. From 11:00 PM to 5:00 AM PST on weekdays and Sunday. Lane closures in both directions in effect. No Lane closures Feb 15 to 18 (inclusive) BC Family Day Holiday. Winter maintenance will take precedence over construction activities. Feb 12-14 Hwy 1 Rolling closure westbound and eastbound from 2am to 4am. Last updated Mon Feb 11 at 3:20 PM PST. (DBC-2481)
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 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Construction work between Rodeo Dr and Greenstone Rd for 3.5 km (7 to 11 km west of Kamloops). Until Tue Apr 30. From 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM PST daily. Bridge Replacement on Greenstone Road and Rodeo Drive effecting local traffic. May cause short delay to traffic on HWY 1. Last updated Sat Feb 9 at 4:28 AM PST. (DBC-4633)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Utility work between Waverly Park Frtg and Cassino Rd for 3.2 km (18 km west of Tappen to 15 km east of Chase). Until Tue Mar 5 at 4:30 PM PST. Last updated Wed Jan 30 at 1:49 PM PST. (DBC-5166)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Electrical maintenance planned between Main St and Gladwin Rd for 6.4 km (Lytton). Starting Thu Mar 7 at 8:00 AM PST until Fri Mar 8 at 5:00 PM PST. Single lane alternating traffic will be in effect. Last updated Mon Feb 11 at 8:57 AM PST. (DBC-5347)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Electrical maintenance between Old Boston Bar Rd and Poplar Rd for 0.2 km (27 to 26 km west of Jackass Mountain Summit). Until Mon Mar 11 at 3:00 PM PST. From 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM PST daily. Single lane alternating traffic. Last updated Thu Feb 7 at 7:12 PM PST. (DBC-5358)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), in both directions. Utility work planned between Bench Rd and Cowichan Bay Rd (3 km south of Duncan). Starting Tue Feb 19 at 8:00 PM PST until Tue Feb 19 at 11:00 PM PST. Lane Closure. Last updated Wed Feb 13 at 2:53 PM PST. (DBC-5488)
Highway 1 Westbound Highway 1, westbound. Utility work planned between Bernie Rd and Canoe Beach Dr NE (1 km east of Salmon Arm). Starting Tue Feb 19 at 7:00 AM PST until Tue Feb 19 at 3:00 PM PST. Last updated Thu Feb 14 at 9:49 AM PST. (DBC-5505)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Geotechnical investigation planned between 10 St SW and 5 St SW (Salmon Arm). Starting Mon Mar 4 at 7:00 AM PST until Fri Mar 22 at 4:00 PM PST. From 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM PST on weekdays. Last updated Thu Feb 14 at 1:34 PM PST. (DBC-5511)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Utility work planned between Exit 153: Laidlaw Rd and Exit 160: Hunter Creek Rd for 6.4 km (7 to 1 km west of Hope). Starting Tue Feb 19 at 9:00 PM PST until Wed Feb 20 at 5:00 AM PST. Lane Closure. Last updated Thu Feb 14 at 3:57 PM PST. (DBC-5519)
Highway 1 Southbound Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), southbound. Tree pruning planned between Fuller Lake Rd and Hudson Rd for 1.4 km (Chemainus). Starting Tue Feb 19 at 9:00 AM PST until Thu Feb 21 at 3:00 PM PST. Stoppages of two minutes when falling dangerous trees, motorists to obey traffic signage and personnel. Last updated Fri Feb 15 at 12:15 PM PST. (DBC-5540)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Bridge maintenance at Port Mann Bridge (Surrey). HOV Lanes are closed. Estimated time of re-opening Mon Feb 18 at 7:00 PM PST. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 8:08 AM PST. (DBC-5566)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Compact snow between MacDonald Showshed and the end of Highway 1 for 170.8 km (1 km east of West Boundary of Glacier National Park to British Columbia and Alberta Border, East of Field). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 12:31 PM PST. (DBCRCON-26599)

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 PST daily. Fraser Valley Variable Speed Limit System construction. No work on long weekends; please watch for roadside workers. Last updated Tue Dec 25 at 7:59 PM PST. (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 Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between First Avalanche Gate and Saturday Creek for 78.6 km (17 km east of Hope to 3 km west of Sunday Summit). Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 11:38 AM PST. (DBCRCON-26622)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between Wilgress South Rd and Bluff St for 24.3 km (1 km west of Eholt Summit to Grand Forks). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 6:56 AM PST. (DBCRCON-26623)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between East Lake Dr and Mannix Rd for 39.6 km (Christina Lake to 24 km west of Castlegar). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 6:56 AM PST. (DBCRCON-26624)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between Highway 3B and Highway 6 NS for 78.2 km (24 km west of Castlegar to 14 km east of Salmo). Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 12:49 PM PST. (DBCRCON-26625)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between Tailings Rd and Cook St for 68.9 km (14 km east of Salmo to Creston). Watch for slippery sections. Slushy sections. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 11:48 AM PST. (DBCRCON-26626)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between Pine St and Wright Rd for 31.3 km (Creston to 6 km west of Curzon Junction). Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 12:48 PM MST. (DBCRCON-26627)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between Stump Rd and 9th Ave S for 74.2 km (6 km west of Curzon Junction to Cranbrook). Watch for slippery sections. Winter driving conditions. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 1:30 PM MST. (DBCRCON-26628)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between 7th Ave S and White Cloud Pit Rd for 37.2 km (Cranbrook to 9 km west of Jaffray). Winter driving conditions. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 1:30 PM MST. (DBCRCON-26629)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between Bull Rd and 4th St for 58.6 km (9 km west of Jaffray to Fernie). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 3:50 PM MST. (DBCRCON-26630)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Winter driving conditions between Riverside Dr and the end of Highway 3 for 50.2 km (Fernie to British Columbia and Alberta Border). Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 1:30 PM MST. (DBCRCON-26631)

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. Blowing snow between Trepanier Rd and Pennask Summit for 9.7 km (10 km west of Pennask Summitt to Pennask Summitt). Compact snow. Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Mon Feb 18 at 12:39 PM PST. (DBCRCON-26669)

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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