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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 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. A larger blast requiring an extended closure may occur between 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Monday - Saturday with possible delays up to 90 minutes. In general delays are under 30 minutes. Reduced speed zones in effect. Be prepared to stop. Watch for hauling truck traffic and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Updated on Thu May 31 at 8:10 am PDT. (ID# -68582)
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. Minor interruptions can be expected the night of June 15. 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 Fri Jun 15 at 7:03 pm PDT. (ID# -69853)
Highway 1 Both Directions Bridge Maintenance 4 km east of Chase 5:00 am to 7:00 am on Mon Jun 18. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Jun 14 at 8:24 pm PDT. (ID# -69837)
Highway 1 Both Directions Ditching 15 km west of Revelstoke 7:00 am to 11:00 am on Wed Jun 20. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Jun 14 at 2:50 pm PDT. (ID# -69834)
Highway 1 Both Directions Bridge Maintenance at Koksilah River Bridge on Highway 1 both directions 6:00 pm to 3:00 am nightly starting Jun 18 through Jun 20. Lane closure will be in effect. One lane of Northbound and southbound traffic will be maintained at all times. Updated on Thu Jun 14 at 11:14 am PDT. (ID# -69832)
Highway 1 Both Directions Groundwater monitoring between Tolmie and Dupplin in Saanich 9:00 pm to 5:00 am nightly starting Jun 24 through Jun 26. Lane closure will be in effect. Updated on Thu Jun 14 at 11:02 am PDT. (ID# -69830)
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 Tue Jun 12 at 11:55 am PDT. (ID# -69777)
Highway 1 Both Directions Mowing and slow moving vehicle 42 km west of Revelstoke to Revelstoke (42 km), 7:00 am to 4:00 pm Mon-Fri through Jun 21. 20 minute delay expected. Updated on Tue Jun 12 at 10:10 am PDT. (ID# -69775)
Highway 1 Northbound Grinding, paving & line painting in Nanaimo (Comox road to Terminal Avenue 9:00 am to 3:00 pm Mon-Fri starting Jun 6 through Jun 20. Lane closure will be in effect, expect delays. Updated on Wed Jun 6 at 8:15 am PDT. (ID# -69618)
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 The Seaton Street pedestrian underpass will be closed for construction from May 28th to July 18th. Please use alternate route. Updated on Mon May 28 at 6:34 am PDT. (ID# -69214)
Highway 1 Both Directions Parks Canada is completing highway twinning in Yoho National Park, from the AB/BC border, continuing west for 6 km. Working hours are 6:00 am to 9:00 pm daily starting May 11 through Jul 21. There will be no work on long weekends. Expect speed reductions, occasional lane closures and delays up to 20 minutes. Please obey flagging personnel. Updated on Fri Jun 1 at 8:24 am PDT. (ID# -69064)
Highway 1 Eastbound Rock Scaling 5 km east of Jackass Mountain Summit (361 metres) through Fri Jun 22 at 5:30 pm. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Mon May 14 at 6:49 am PDT. (ID# -69063)
Highway 1 Both Directions Parks Canada is undertaking pavement and barrier repairs at various locations along the Trans-Canada Highway in Yoho National Park, from May 3 - June 28. Working hours are 7 am- 7 pm, daily. No Work on long weekends. Expect speed reductions and delays up to 20 minutes. Updated on Wed May 9 at 10:54 am PDT. (ID# -68815)
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 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 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 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 Highway 1 on Vancouver Island Both directions - Construction between Aspen Road and Shawnigan Lake Road. Expect delays for intermittent road closures in both directions to facilitate safe blasting weekdays from 9am-1pm. Expect delays from 9am-3pm and 6pm to 6am Monday-Friday for ongoing construction. Allow for 20min of additional travel time through the site. 60km/h construction speed zone in effect 24/7 and remember to use both lanes to merge point.
Highway 1 Both Directions Fallen rock from Craigellachie to Revelstoke (41.7 km). Updated on Sun Jun 17 at 6:03 pm PDT. (ID# 283313)
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 Mountain Highway Interchange Project - lane closures will be in effect nightly 11:00 PM to 5:00 AM from Sunday, June 10 to Saturday, June 16 and from Monday, June 18 to Friday, June 22. Updated on Mon Jun 11 5:52 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17494)
Highway 1 Eastbound Utility works taking place at the Whatcom Rd eastbound on ramp to the highway from June 18 to June 29, 2018 between 7:00 AM and 6:00 PM. Drive with caution. Updated on Thu May 31 10:37 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_17581)
Highway 1 Both Directions Road Work on Highway 1 both directions at Victoria St will be in effect June 26 2018 to June 28 2018, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM daily. Updated on Mon Jun 11 12:19 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17664)

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 Construction 12 km west of Princeton 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jul 6. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Mon Jun 11 at 6:07 am PDT. (ID# -69701)
Highway 3 Both Directions Seal Coating from Kootenay Pass Summit to 10 km west of Junction with Highway 3A (8.1 km), 7:00 am to 7:00 pm daily starting Jun 18 through Jun 21. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Mon Jun 11 at 8:35 am PDT. (ID# -69685)
Highway 3 Both Directions Construction of the District of Sparwood Middletown Crossing Project. 500 m in all directions at Junction with Highway 43 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat starting May 29 through Nov 30. 50km speed zone in effect during construction hours. Please watch for crews, equipment and flaggers. Expect minor delays during ongoing project. Updated on Tue May 29 at 2:12 pm PDT. (ID# -69439)
Highway 3 Both Directions Maintenance 11 km east of Hope 6:00 am to 6:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jun 23. Lane closure in effect in the eastbound left lane. Updated on Wed May 23 at 6:36 am PDT. (ID# -69277)
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 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 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 Paving on Highway 3, 40 km east of Hope, near Manning Park Lodge will occur weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday effective May 28, 2018 until June 30, 2018 from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Expect lane closures and single lane alternating traffic. 15 km east of Hope there will be short Eastbound left lane closures for trucks turning on to the highway from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Updated on Sat Jun 16 7:26 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_17576)

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 Rest Area is open. Tipped or flush toilets are out of service but portapotty toilets are available at Loon Lake Road Exit until further notice. Updated on Thu May 17 at 7:00 pm PDT. (ID# -69089)

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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