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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 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 minor delays. Reduced speed zones in effect. Be prepared to stop. Watch for hauling truck traffic and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Updated on Wed Jun 27 at 9:34 am PDT. (ID# -68582)
Highway 1 Both Directions Mud Slide 23 km west of Savona has been cleared and the highway is fully open. Please watch for Mud and Debris and use caution. Motorcycle travel is not recommended. Updated on Thu Aug 16 at 7:47 pm PDT. (ID# 283992)
Highway 1 Both Directions Maintenance 10.6 km west of Revelstoke starting at 5:30 am on Fri Aug 17. Lane closure for drain cleaning in effect. Updated on Thu Aug 16 at 2:47 pm PDT. (ID# -70904)
Highway 1 Both Directions Parks Canada is completing highway twinning and associated works in Yoho National Park from the AB/BC border, continuing west for 6 km until the end of November. Working hours are 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM daily. Expect speed reductions, occasional lane closures and delays up to 20 minutes. Please obey flagging personnel. Updated on Mon Aug 13 at 8:58 am PDT. (ID# -70842)
Highway 1 Both Directions Paving from East Boundary of Glacier National Park to 25 km west of Golden (30.9 km), evenings from 7:00 pm to 7:00 am MDT starting Aug 7 through Sep 14. Lane closures and SLAT with 20 minute delays. Motorcyclists use caution on milled pavement surfaces. Please obey all signage and traffic control personnel. Updated on Wed Aug 8 at 2:10 am PDT. (ID# -70769)
Highway 1 Both Directions Parks Canada is constructing an avalanche holding area near the eastern border of Glacier National Park. Work will be underway 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat Until October. Most work will occur off highway, but occasional lane closures and temporary detour roads may be in effect. Speed reduction to 50 km per hour. Updated on Mon Jul 23 at 8:26 am PDT. (ID# -70560)
Highway 1 Both Directions Construction between Aspen Road & Shawnigan Lake Road: Expect nightly delays for intermittent stoppages in both directions to accommodate paving & periodic equipment crossings - 8:00 pm to 5:00 am Sunday nights thru Friday nights - starting Jul 10 through Aug 31, except Aug 3 to 6. A 60 km/h construction speed zone is in effect 24/7 & allow for up to 20 min. of additional travel time through the site area during paving operations. Updated on Fri Aug 3 at 2:23 pm PDT. (ID# -70359)
Highway 1 Both Directions Construction at Mckenzie Ave. from 900 metres north & 800 metres south of McKenzie 8:00 pm to 5:30 am nightly until further notice. Traffic at Highway 1 and McKenzie/Admirals intersection is now operating under the new temporary signals. Blasting is ongoing resulting in traffic stoppages of up to 15 minutes between 8:00 pm and 10:00 pm. 60 km/hr construction speed zone in effect 24/7. Updated on Tue Jun 19 at 1:09 pm PDT. (ID# -69853)
Highway 1 Both Directions Bridge Maintenance on Highway 1 both directions at Koksilah River Bridge from June 18th to October 31st. The Southbound left hand turn lane for Cowichan Bay Road will be closed. Please use Bench Road as an alternate Route. Updated on Mon Jun 18 at 12:04 pm PDT. (ID# -69777)
Highway 1 Both Directions Parks Canada is undertaking snowshed column repairs east of Rogers Pass in both east and westbound lanes daily until October 31. The work is 6:00 am to 10:00 pm Mon-Sat. There is no work on long weekends. Expect speed reduction to 30 km/hr. Lane width reductions in effect: 4.8m WB until August 31; 4.5m lane width EB from June 4th to August 31. Expect single lane traffic 24/7 and delays up to 20 minutes. Updated on Tue Jun 5 at 9:00 am PDT. (ID# -69472)
Highway 1 Both Directions Parks Canada is undertaking road safety improvements in IIllecillewaet Curve, and pavement repairs in various locations in Glacier National Park until October 12. Working hours are 6 a.m. - 10 p.m. daily. No work near IIllecillewaet Campground on Sundays. Expect speed reductions and delays up to 20 minutes. Be prepared to stop. No work on long weekends. . Updated on Thu May 24 at 12:28 pm PDT. (ID# -69341)
Highway 1 Both Directions Electrical Maintenance 45 km east of Revelstoke to 48 km east of Revelstoke (3 km), 7:00 pm to 9:00 am daily through Oct 31. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri May 25 at 12:00 am PDT. (ID# -69299)
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 9 km west of Field 24/7 through Aug 31. Expect speed reductions, lane changes and reductions and delays up to 20 minutes. Updated on Mon Aug 13 at 8:44 am PDT. (ID# -68079)
Highway 1 Northbound Construction of bus lane between Tolmie Road and Burnside Rd in Saanich 8:00 pm to 5:30 am daily Sunday to Friday starting Mar 14 until December 2018. Curb lane closure will be in effect, with other minor interruptions during the day. Updated on Wed Mar 14 at 10:14 pm PDT. (ID# -67921)
Highway 1 Both Directions Debris clean up 1 km east of Field. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Expect delays. Updated on Thu Aug 16 at 10:07 pm PDT. (ID# 283960)
Highway 1 Both Directions Watch for mud debris and dusty conditions on Road from Spences Bridge to Cache Creek (47.9 km). Updated on Thu Aug 16 at 8:06 pm PDT. (ID# 284005)
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 Sat Jun 30 4:34 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_16974)
Highway 1 Both Directions Mountain Highway Interchange Project - lane closures will be in effect nightly 11:00 PM to 5:00 AM from August 7th to August 10th and August 12th to August 17th. Updated on Tue Aug 7 4:03 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17494)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Maintenance East and West of Exit 90 to McCallum Road will be in effect daily July 9 to November 1, 2018 from 9:30am to 4pm. Work will be on shoulder. Updated on Wed Jul 11 10:00 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_17882)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Work from McCallum Road to Sumas Interchange will be in effect nightly July 9 to November 1, 2018 from 8pm to 6am. Work will be on shoulder. Updated on Wed Jul 11 10:04 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_17883)
Highway 1 Both Directions Fraser Valley Variable Speed Limit System construction will take place on Highway 1 between McCallum road in Abbotsford and Gibson Road in Chilliwack. The project will take place from July 30, 2018 until May 31, 2019. It will be in effect nightly from 9:00 PM until 5:00 AM, no work will be conducted on long weekends. Drive with care and please watch for roadside workers. Updated on Mon Jul 30 9:03 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_18026)
Highway 1 Westbound Bridge Maintenance on Highway 1 Westbound on the Port Mann Bridge. It will be in effect on August 21 and 22nd, 2018 from 10:00 AM until at 2:00 PM. Updated on Fri Aug 10 12:59 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_18119)
Highway 1 Westbound Grinding and paving operations between Annis Rd and Young Rd from August 8, 2018 until further notice. Expect lane closures between 8:00 PM and 7:00 AM. Drive with caution. Updated on Fri Aug 10 3:36 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_18122)
Highway 1 Eastbound Pavement patching on Highway 1 Eastbound between Yale and Alexander Bridge will be in effect today and tomorrow, August 16th from 8:30 AM until 4:20 PM. Expect possible lane closure and delays. Updated on Wed Aug 15 9:06 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_18139)

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 Closed in both directions 20 km west of Creston due to debris and heavy smoke because Forest Fire. No estimated time of opening. Next Update at 9:00 AM. Updated on Thu Aug 16 at 9:26 pm PDT. (ID# 284038)
Highway 3 Both Directions Fortis upgrades at Nicks Island Road west of Creston 8:30 am to 2:00 pm Monday Aug 20. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Watch for traffic control. Updated on Tue Aug 14 at 2:39 pm PDT. (ID# -70871)
Highway 3 Eastbound Hedley No. 1 Bridge No. 0763 & Roadwork, Project No 23804-0000 Bridge Replacement. Detour in effect 7 days per week 24 hours per day, with 30km/h speed posting, to facilitate replacement of the existing bridge. The detour is anticipated to be in service until early October 2018. Updated on Wed Aug 1 at 3:29 am PDT. (ID# -70681)
Highway 3 Both Directions Paving from Goatfel to 3 km east of Yahk (12.3 km), 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Sep 28. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Caution uneven pavement and milled surfaces. Expect minor delays. Updated on Fri Jul 20 at 10:43 am PDT. (ID# -70545)
Highway 3 Both Directions Paving 2 km east of Creston to Junction Hwy 95. 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat starting July 19 through Sep 28. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Caution, uneven pavement. Expect minor delays. Updated on Thu Jul 19 at 6:05 am PDT. (ID# -70476)
Highway 3 Both Directions Erie Creek Bridge, on Hwy 3 near Salmo, will be restricted to single lane traffic 24 hours per day starting July 8 until September 5. Updated on Thu Aug 16 at 6:44 am PDT. (ID# -70277)
Highway 3 Both Directions Rock Scaling 20 km east of Manning Park Lodge 6:49 am to 5:30 pm daily through Aug 24. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Tue Aug 7 at 12:31 pm PDT. (ID# -70223)
Highway 3 Both Directions Construction of District of Sparwood Middletown Crossing Project at Junction with Highway 43 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Sep 30. Speed is reduced to 50 km in construction zone for duration of the project. Traffic pattern changes including lane width reduction and shoulder removal. Please watch for crews, equipment and flaggers. Expect minor delays. Intermittent single lane alternating traffic during construction hours. Updated on Mon Aug 6 at 1:48 pm PDT. (ID# -69439)
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 Both Directions Fraser Valley Variable Speed Limit System construction will take place on Highway 3 between the Highway 1 Overpass and the Junction of Highway 3 and Highway 5 in Hope. The project will take place from July 30, 2018 until May 31, 2019. It will be in effect daily from 7:00 AM until 5:00 PM, no work will be conducted on long weekends. Drive with care and please watch for roadside workers. Updated on Mon Jul 30 7:15 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_18027)
Highway 3 Both Directions Road Work on Highway 3 both directions between the Highway 1 over pass in Hope to the Highway 3/Highway 5 Junction will be in effect July 30, 2018 to May 31, 2019. Work will be from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily, no work on long weekends. Updated on Mon Jul 30 7:18 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_18033)

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

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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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