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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 Parks Canada is undertaking roadway rehabilitation and slope stabilization work in Glacier National Park on a 10 km section of highway from the East Boundary to Beaver Bridge, July 4 - late October, Monday - Saturday from 5 a.m. - 7 p.m. Expect speed reductions to 50 km/hour, and delays up to 20 minutes. Traffic control personnel on site. Updated on Fri Sep 15 at 12:57 pm PDT. (ID# -64820)
Highway 1 Westbound Vehicle Recovery at west end of the Port Mann bridge in Coquitlam. HOV lane blocked, expect heavy delays. Updated on Fri Oct 20 9:55 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_15285)
Highway 1 Both directions Utility Work on Highway 1 in both directions between Fraser bridge and Anderson Creek bridge will be in effect 20/10/2017 at 9:30 AM until 2:30 PM. Updated on Fri Oct 13 2:25 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_15193)
Highway 1 Both directions Road Maintenance on Highway 1 in both directions on the Port Mann Bridge will be in effect nightly beginning October 16 through October 20 from 9:30 PM to 5:30 AM. Lane closures will be in effect. Updated on Mon Oct 16 10:23 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_15214)
Highway 1 Both directions Road Maintenance on Highway 1 at 208th will occur on Monday to Friday effective 23/10/2017 until 27/10/2017 from 10:00 PM to 5:00 AM. Lane closures in effect. Updated on Tue Oct 17 1:22 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_15241)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge deck rehabilitation and seismic safety retrofit on Highway 1 in both directions 3 km north of Spuzzum at the Alexandra Bridge. Construction will be in effect 24 hours a day from Saturday 23/05/2017 through Saturday 30/11/2017. Traffic will be single lane alternating for the duration of the project. Updated on Mon Sep 18 5:04 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13538)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 30 km east of Sicamous 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Nov 24. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic up to 10 minute delays. Construction speed zone in effect 24 hours. Updated on Fri Oct 6 at 3:53 pm PDT. (ID# -66125)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge Maintenance 30 km east of Sicamous 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Nov 15. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Sep 21 at 9:16 am PDT. (ID# -66115)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for Rocks from Craigellachie to Revelstoke (41.7 km). Updated on Fri Oct 20 at 8:53 am PDT. (ID# 250883)
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 Oct 17 at 2:59 pm PDT. (ID# -64044)
Highway 1 Both directions Clearing and brushing in Glacier National Park at two locations (east of Rogers Pass and west of the East Gate), 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Oct 20. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Expect lane reductions. Construction speed zone of 30 km/h; please obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Updated on Tue Oct 3 at 8:36 am PDT. (ID# -66282)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge Maintenance 42.8 km west of Golden 6:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Sat through Nov 3. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Thu Oct 19 at 8:51 am PDT. (ID# -65938)
Highway 1 Both directions Paving east of Golden between 14 km and 26 km, Monday through Saturday from August 25 to October 14. Lane closures will be in effect. Please obey all flagging personnel and construction signs. Updated on Fri Sep 22 at 10:49 am PDT. (ID# -65727)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is undertaking pavement rehabilitation on the Trans-Canada Highway in Yoho National Park, 10 km west of Field, September 15 - October 31. Working hours are 6 am - 10 pm MT, seven days per week. Single lane alternating operations in effect and speed reductions to 50km/h with traffic control personnel on site. Occasional stoppages will be required to facilitate vehicle access and egress. Expect delays up to 20 minutes. Be prepared to stop. Updated on Fri Sep 15 at 6:57 am PDT. (ID# -65992)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is rehabilitating the Ottertail Bridge 9 km west of Field form July 24 to October 31. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained. Expect lane changes, speed reductions to 50 km/hr and delays up to 20 minutes. Updated on Mon Jul 24 at 5:46 am PDT. (ID# -65269)
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, seven days per week, from April 18 until October 31, 2017. Speed reduced to 50 km/h. Expect delays of up to 20 minutes. Be prepared to stop and obey traffic control personnel on site. Updated on Thu Oct 12 at 10:56 am PDT. (ID# -66177)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Maintenance on Highway 1 Eastbound at 208th St. will occur weekly on all days effective 14/07/2017 until 31/12/2017 from 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM. HOV lane closure will be in effect 24 hours a day. This is for the 208th St Township of Langley project. Updated on Fri Jul 14 1:37 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_14168)
Highway 1 Eastbound Utility work on Highway 1 630m North of Chaumox Road will be in effect October 17, 2017 until October 19 from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Updated on Wed Oct 11 4:33 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_15167)
Highway 1 Eastbound Maintenance 11 km east of Golden to 13 km east of Golden (2 km), through Tue Oct 31 at 5:00 pm. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Sun Oct 1 at 4:47 am PDT. (ID# -66254)
Highway 1 Westbound Bridge Maintenance 2 km west of Field on Highway 1 and Emerald Lake Road until further notice. Speed is reduced to 50 km/hr. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Mon Jul 24 at 12:02 pm PDT. (ID# -65211)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Maintenance on Highway 1 Westbound west of 192nd Street, HOV lane is closed. Road Maintenance will be in effect today until 5:00 AM. Updated on Wed Oct 18 12:32 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_15246)
Highway 1 Westbound Road work on highway shoulder between Exit 160 and the Hunter Creek Weigh Scales will occur Monday to Friday effective October 23, 2017 until October 27, 2017 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Drive carefully in area. Updated on Mon Oct 16 10:17 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_15213)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Maintenance on Highway 1 Westbound at Sprott Street will be in effect 21/10/2017 at 11:00 PM until 22/10/2017 at 5:00 AM. Right lane closed, please use caution. Updated on Thu Oct 5 12:04 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_15108)

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 Utility work at the Highway 3/5 interchange will be in effect October 24, 2017 to October, 26, 2017 from 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM. Drive carefully. Updated on Fri Oct 13 3:04 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_15196)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy Sections from Eholt Summit to Grand Forks (24.2 km). Updated Fri Oct 20 at 9:05 am PDT. (ID# 250902)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy Sections 7.5 km east of Christina Lake to Paulson Bridge (16.6 km). Updated Fri Oct 20 at 9:12 am PDT. (ID# 250905)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy Sections from Paulson Bridge to Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake (23 km). Updated Fri Oct 20 at 9:17 am PDT. (ID# 250906)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy Sections from Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake to Castlegar (25.6 km). Updated Fri Oct 20 at 9:22 am PDT. (ID# 250910)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy Sections from Junction with Highway 22, in Castlegar to Meadows (27.4 km). Updated Fri Oct 20 at 9:24 am PDT. (ID# 250911)
Highway 3 Both directions Hwy 3; Canyon Street; east end of the town of Creston; 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Fri starting Oct 16 through Oct 31. Intermittent single lane alternating traffic; watch for traffic control. Updated on Mon Oct 16 at 2:37 pm PDT. (ID# -66426)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 6 to Creston (69.8 km). Updated Fri Oct 20 at 4:58 am PDT. (ID# 250887)
Highway 3 Both directions Bridge Construction 18 km west of Cranbrook at Swansea Bridge 7:00 am to 7:00 pm daily until November 30th. Single lane alternating traffic and traffic control during the work day. The highway has some gravel surface. Expect minor delays. Updated on Wed Aug 23 at 8:11 am PDT. (ID# -65495)
Highway 3 Both directions Maintenance 1.5 km west of Cranbrook 7:00 am to 6:30 pm daily through Oct 28. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Tue Oct 17 at 1:22 pm PDT. (ID# -66327)
Highway 3 Westbound Rock Scaling at Grand Forks 7:00 am to 4:30 pm daily through Oct 20. Lane closure in effect. Expect minor delays. Updated on Mon Oct 16 at 8:43 am PDT. (ID# -66420)

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 Slushy with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 5A, at Aspen Grove to Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) (49.5 km). Updated Fri Oct 20 at 7:22 am PDT. (ID# 250893)
Highway 97C Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) to Brenda Mine Road Exit (10.1 km). Updated Fri Oct 20 at 8:20 am PDT. (ID# 250897)
Highway 97C Westbound Construction 6 km west of Junction with Highway 97 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Fri through Oct 20. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Wed Oct 18 at 6:32 am PDT. (ID# -66444)

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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