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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 26 km west of Revelstoke to 8 km west of Revelstoke (18 km) because of Avalanche Control, 5:00 am to 7:00 am on Mon Feb 26. No detour available. Updated on Sun Feb 25 at 12:19 pm PST. (ID# -67720)
Highway 1 Both directions Slushy with slippery sections from Hope to Yale. Updated on Sun Feb 25 8:56 am PST. (ID# RTMC_16768)
Highway 1 Both directions Winter Maintenance on the Port Mann Bridge. HOV lane closures in effect until Monday 26/02/2018 at 6:00 AM. Updated on Fri Feb 23 8:51 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_16726)
Highway 1 Both directions Hydro pole maintenance on Highway 1 in both directions between Sailor Bar Tunnel and the Alexandra Bridge. Work will be in effect 27/02/2018 at 9:00 AM until 01/03/2018 at 4:00 PM. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained where possible, single lane alternating may be used where the highway is only two lanes. Updated on Fri Feb 9 11:02 am PST. (ID# RTMC_16556)
Highway 1 Both directions Slushy with slippery sections Yale to Jackass Mountain. Updated on Sun Feb 25 1:05 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_16767)
Highway 1 Both directions The Hope 5k and 10k Run on will be in effect on March 18, 2018 from 7:00 AM until 11:00 AM. The Run will be on Water Ave. between Wallace St. and Old Hope Princeton Way, and on Old Hope Princeton Way between Water Ave. and Nelson Ave.. Motorists are asked to use caution and watch for runners on the road. Please obey all signage and flaggers. Updated on Mon Jan 29 5:46 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_16442)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for rocks on road from Jackass Mountain Summit (361 metres) to Spences Bridge (52.9 km). Updated on Sun Feb 25 at 3:25 pm PST. (ID# 276260)
Highway 1 Both directions Slushy Sections from Spences Bridge to 10 kilometers east of Cache Creek (59 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 1:16 pm PST. (ID# 276547)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections from 10 kilometers east of Cache Creek to Kamloops (73.3 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 11:39 am PST. (ID# 276353)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections from Kamloops to Junction with Highway 97 at Monte Creek (26 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 11:39 am PST. (ID# 276352)
Highway 1 Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from Sorrento to Sicamous (62.4 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:16 pm PST. (ID# 276524)
Highway 1 Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from Sicamous to Craigellachie (30 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:14 pm PST. (ID# 276522)
Highway 1 Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Craigellachie to West Boundary of Glacier National Park (89.8 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 1:48 pm PST. (ID# 276557)
Highway 1 Both directions Water Pooling from Craigellachie to West Boundary of Glacier National Park (89.8 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 1:49 pm PST. (ID# 276558)
Highway 1 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from West Boundary of Glacier National Park to East Boundary of Glacier National Park (43.8 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:47 pm PST. (ID# 273401)
Highway 1 Both directions Limited Visibility with Blowing Snow from West Boundary of Glacier National Park to East Boundary of Glacier National Park (43.8 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:45 pm PST. (ID# 276389)
Highway 1 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from East Boundary of Glacier National Park to West Boundary of Yoho National Park (81.4 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:48 pm PST. (ID# 273709)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction Highway 1 Both directions - Parks Canada is undertaking geotechnical surveying at various locations along the Trans-Canada Highway in Yoho National Park from Jan 23 - March 02. Work will be conducted in daylight hours, Monday - Saturday, weather permitting. Expect speed reductions to 50 km/hr, flaggers, occasional lane closures and delays up to 20 minutes. No work on long weekends. Updated on Mon Feb 19 at 9:52 am PST. (ID# -67295)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is twinning 6 km of highway, from the BC/Alberta border extending 6 km westward. From November to March expect a speed reduction to 70 km per hour. Updated on Wed Nov 8 at 12:30 pm PST. (ID# -66718)
Highway 1 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from West Boundary of Yoho National Park to British Columbia and Alberta Border, East of Field (45.6 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:47 pm PST. (ID# 264001)
Highway 1 Eastbound Lane closure will be in effect eastbound between Herrling Island and Peters Road on February 28, 2018 and March 1, 2018 from 7:00am to 4:00pm. The right lane will be closed. Expect delays. Updated on Fri Feb 23 9:58 am PST. (ID# RTMC_16710)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Work on Highway 1 Westbound, east of Bridal Falls exit. It will be in effect February 26, 2017 from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM. Updated on Thu Feb 22 2:20 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_16703)

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 Road will be closed for Avalanche Control in both directions, 30 km West of Creston (Kootenay Pass) for 27 km, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m PST on Sunday Feb 25th . Alternate Route available from Nelson to Creston; Hwy 3A, Kootenay Lake Ferry, Estimated travel time 2.5 hours. Next Update at 8:00 p.m. PST. Updated on Sun Feb 25 at 1:02 pm PST. (ID# -67721)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy with slippery sections Hope to Sumallo. Updated on Sun Feb 25 1:08 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_16772)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact snow with slippery sections from Sumallo to Sunday Summit. Updated on Sun Feb 25 1:04 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_16707)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy with slippery sections from Sumallo to Sunday Summit. Updated on Sun Feb 25 1:05 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_16771)
Highway 3 Both directions Brushing at Princeton from Old Hedley Road 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Mon-Fri through Mar 5. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri Feb 9 at 2:08 pm PST. (ID# -67517)
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 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 Slushy with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 97, in Osoyoos to Osoyoos (2.7 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:12 pm PST. (ID# 276463)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from Osoyoos to Nine Mile Pit (19.8 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:13 pm PST. (ID# 276464)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction 16 km west of Grand Forks 7:00 am to 4:30 pm Mon-Fri starting Feb 26 through Mar 9. Updated on Fri Feb 23 at 1:51 pm PST. (ID# -67715)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Eholt Summit to Grand Forks (24.2 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:33 pm PST. (ID# 276405)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections 7.5 km east of Christina Lake to Paulson Bridge (16.6 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:34 pm PST. (ID# 276406)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Paulson Bridge to Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake (23 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:34 pm PST. (ID# 275556)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake to Castlegar (25.6 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:38 pm PST. (ID# 276538)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Junction with Highway 22, in Castlegar to Meadows (27.4 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:38 pm PST. (ID# 276539)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 3B, in Meadows to Salmo (10.4 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 1:21 pm PST. (ID# 276550)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy Sections from Salmo to Junction with Highway 6 (14.1 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 1:24 pm PST. (ID# 276554)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 6 to Creston (69.8 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:05 pm PST. (ID# 273377)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Creston to Goatfel (31.6 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:06 pm PST. (ID# 274228)
Highway 3 Both directions Snowing with Slippery Sections from Goatfel to Moyie (43.1 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 3:34 am PST. (ID# 276377)
Highway 3 Both directions Snowing with Slippery Sections from Moyie to Wardner (66.8 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 3:10 pm PST. (ID# 276417)
Highway 3 Both directions Slippery Sections from Wardner to Elko (29.4 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 9:43 am PST. (ID# 276498)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow from Elko to Fernie (29.5 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 5:24 am PST. (ID# 276433)
Highway 3 Both directions Limited Visibility with Blowing Snow from Fernie to British Columbia and Alberta Border (50.4 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 6:49 am PST. (ID# 276434)
Highway 3 Both directions Limited Visibility with Heavy Snowfall from Fernie to British Columbia and Alberta Border (50.4 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:55 pm PST. (ID# 276504)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Fernie to British Columbia and Alberta Border (50.4 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:57 pm PST. (ID# 276505)
Highway 3 Westbound Construction from Wardner to 12 km east of Cranbrook (25.8 km), through Fri Mar 9 at 11:59 pm. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Thu Feb 15 at 2:15 pm PST. (ID# -67389)

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 Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Junction with Highway 1 to Highland Valley Mine Overpass (33.5 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 1:06 pm PST. (ID# 276546)
Highway 97C Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 97D, in Logan Lake to Junction with Highway 8 (41.9 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 3:23 pm PST. (ID# 274770)
Highway 97C Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Merritt to Junction with Highway 5A, at Aspen Grove (27.5 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 3:19 pm PST. (ID# 275877)
Highway 97C Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 5A, at Aspen Grove to Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) (49.5 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 3:20 pm PST. (ID# 276335)
Highway 97C Both directions Limited Visibility with Blowing Snow from Junction with Highway 5A, at Aspen Grove to Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) (49.5 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 3:21 pm PST. (ID# 276438)
Highway 97C Both directions Strong Cross Winds from Junction with Highway 5A, at Aspen Grove to Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) (49.5 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 3:21 pm PST. (ID# 276509)
Highway 97C Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) to Brenda Mine Road Exit (10.1 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:13 pm PST. (ID# 276451)
Highway 97C Both directions Slippery Sections from Trepanier Creek Bridge to Junction with Highway 97 (6.2 km). Updated Sun Feb 25 at 12:13 pm PST. (ID# 276372)

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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