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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 advises that the Trans Canada Highway will be closed in both directions for up to 1 hour near BC/Alberta border for Rock Blasting at 12:00 noon MST on Fri Dec 9. Reduced speed zone in effect and traffic control personnel on site. Be prepared to stop. Updated on Thu Nov 24 at 10:32 am PST. (ID# -61555)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada advises that the Trans Canada Highway will be closed in both directions for up to 1 hour near BC/Alberta border for Rock Blasting at 12:00 noon MST on Tues Dec 6. Reduced speed zone in effect and traffic control personnel on site. Be prepared to stop. Updated on Thu Nov 24 at 10:32 am PST. (ID# -61554)
Highway 1 Both directions Fog Patches from Spences Bridge to 10 kilometers east of Cache Creek (59 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:18 am PST. (ID# 227489)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections from 10 kilometers east of Cache Creek to Kamloops (73.3 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:03 am PST. (ID# 227448)
Highway 1 Both directions Limited Visibility with Fog from 10 kilometers east of Cache Creek to Kamloops (73.3 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:05 am PST. (ID# 227449)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction at Hoffman's Bluff 7:00 am to 5:00 pm daily through Dec 16. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri Nov 25 at 9:59 am PST. (ID# -61481)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections from Sorrento to 11 km west of Sicamous (51.4 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:13 am PST. (ID# 227158)
Highway 1 Both directions Maintenance at Craigellachie 7:00 am to 12:00 am daily through Dec 9. Rest Area is closed for maintenance. Updated on Tue Nov 29 at 8:15 am PST. (ID# -61571)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections 11 km west of Sicamous to Craigellachie (41 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:20 am PST. (ID# 227155)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 30 km east of Sicamous at Perry River Bridge 7:30 am to 4:30 pm Mon-Thu starting Dec 5 through Dec 6. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri Dec 2 at 2:49 pm PST. (ID# -61632)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 30 km east of Sicamous near Perry River Bridge 7:30 am to 4:30 pm Mon-Sat starting Dec 1 through Dec 3. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Dec 1 at 9:07 am PST. (ID# -61561)
Highway 1 Both directions Electrical Maintenance 29 km west of Revelstoke 8:00 am to 4:00 pm on Mon Dec 5. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri Dec 2 at 5:20 pm PST. (ID# -61634)
Highway 1 Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Revelstoke to West Boundary of Glacier National Park (48.1 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:40 am PST. (ID# 227295)
Highway 1 Both directions There is no fuel, food or lodging available at Rogers Pass Summit in Glacier National Park. Travellers are asked to ensure they check their fuel before leaving Revelstoke or Golden. Updated on Tue Feb 17 at 10:30 am PDT. (ID# -31978)
Highway 1 Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from West Boundary of Glacier National Park to East Boundary of Glacier National Park (43.8 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 11:16 am PST. (ID# 227505)
Highway 1 Both directions Limited Visibility with Heavy Snowfall from West Boundary of Glacier National Park to East Boundary of Glacier National Park (43.8 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 11:22 am PST. (ID# 227506)
Highway 1 Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from East Boundary of Glacier National Park to West Boundary of Yoho National Park (81.4 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:58 am PST. (ID# 227381)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada will be brush pile burning 9 km west of Field near the Trans Canada Highway starting Mon Nov 14 through Dec 9, work will be 24 hrs/day. Smoke may be visible on the highway. Drive with caution. Updated on Wed Nov 30 at 12:11 pm PST. (ID# -61381)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for hauling truck traffic along the Trans-Canada Highway from West Boundary of Yoho National Park to 5 km east of Lake Louise, from 6am to 9pm daily through December 9. Lane reductions, reduced speed zones, and minor delays expected for truck turning near Wapta Lake. Be prepared to stop and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Updated on Wed Nov 23 at 11:33 am PST. (ID# -60925)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is constructing a wildlife overpass 2.5 km west of the BC/Alberta border in Yoho National Park, from 7am to 7pm MST daily until December 18. Two-way traffic maintained with shoulder and lane closures in effect. Expect delays of up to 20 minutes and traffic control personnel on site. Be prepared to stop. Updated on Wed Nov 23 at 3:05 pm PST. (ID# -61544)
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 Sat Dec 3 at 8:41 am PST. (ID# 227335)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Work on Highway 1 Eastbound from Texas Creek Rd to Nickel Mine Rd/Park Lane Dr will occur on Monday to Friday effective 06/12/2016 until 12/12/2016 from 7:30:00 AM to 4:30:00 PM. Updated on Mon Nov 28 1:18 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_11739)
Highway 1 Eastbound Construction at Dallas Drive Exit 384 east of Kamloops 9:30 am to 3:00 pm on Sun Dec 4. Updated on Thu Dec 1 at 3:47 pm PST. (ID# -61614)
Highway 1 Westbound Vehicle Stall on Highway 1 Westbound after Ramp from McGill St. 1 right lane blocked. Updated on Sat Dec 3 10:54 am PST. (ID# RTMC_11795)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Work on Highway 1 Westbound after Ramp from Cypress Bowl Rd to Wentworth Ave will occur on Monday to Friday effective Dec 5, 2016 until Dec 9, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Updated on Tue Nov 29 6:49 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_11756)
Highway 1 Westbound Parks Canada is repairing the westbound TCH bridge railing at entrance to Mount Revelstoke National Park, 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, Monday to Thursday through December 8th. Expect westbound shoulder closure and slow lane closure; speed reduction to 50 km/hr; occasional short delays with traffic control personnel on site for equipment access. Updated on Thu Dec 1 at 1:54 pm PST. (ID# -61299)

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 Slushy and Slippery sections from Sumallo to Sunday Summit. Drive Carefully. Updated on Sat Dec 3 4:50 am PST. (ID# RTMC_11794)
Highway 3 Both directions Vehicle Incident 12 km west of Princeton. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Sat Dec 3 at 11:11 am PST. (ID# 227327)
Highway 3 Both directions Limited Visibility with Fog from Osoyoos to Nine Mile Pit (19.8 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:26 am PST. (ID# 227337)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy Sections from Osoyoos to Nine Mile Pit (19.8 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:26 am PST. (ID# 227365)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow from Anarchist Summit to Junction with Highway 33, in Rock Creek (19.9 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:59 am PST. (ID# 227478)
Highway 3 Both directions Slippery Sections 10 km east of Midway to Greenwood (4.5 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:01 am PST. (ID# 227480)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow from Greenwood to Eholt Summit (16.7 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:06 am PST. (ID# 227482)
Highway 3 Both directions Slippery Sections from Eholt Summit to Grand Forks (24.2 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:10 am PST. (ID# 227483)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections 7.5 km east of Christina Lake to Paulson Bridge (16.6 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:12 am PST. (ID# 227485)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Paulson Bridge to Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake (23 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:13 am PST. (ID# 227247)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow from Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake to Castlegar (25.6 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:25 am PST. (ID# 227495)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Junction with Highway 22, in Castlegar to Meadows (27.4 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:26 am PST. (ID# 227439)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 3B, in Meadows to Salmo (10.4 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 4:08 am PST. (ID# 227277)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from Salmo to Junction with Highway 6 (14.1 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 4:09 am PST. (ID# 227279)
Highway 3 Both directions Town of Creston; Saturday Dec. 3, road closed both directions Hwy 3 between 10th Ave & 16th Ave for Santa Claus Parade; 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm; Detour with traffic control on site; expect minor delays; Updated on Thu Dec 1 at 9:46 am PST. (ID# -61607)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 6 to Creston (69.8 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 10:12 am PST. (ID# 226414)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy Sections from Creston to Goatfel (31.6 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 10:12 am PST. (ID# 227296)
Highway 3 Both directions Slushy Sections from Elko to Sparwood (58.5 km). Updated Fri Dec 2 at 7:52 pm PST. (ID# 227287)
Highway 3 Eastbound Tree Trimming from Highways Yard (Allison Pass) to East Gate will occur weekly on all days effective 26/11/2016 until 04/12/2016 from 8:00:00 AM to 3:00:00 PM. Updated on Tue Nov 22 2:15 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_11677)
Highway 3 Westbound Maintenance at Sparwood 7:00 am to 7:00 pm on Mon Dec 5. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri Dec 2 at 12:08 pm PST. (ID# -61629)

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 Coquihalla (#5) - Hope to Kamloops

Highway 5 Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Exit 202, Portia Interchange to Exit 256, Kingsvale (Coldwater Road) (54.8 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 7:19 am PST. (ID# 227203)
Highway 5 Both directions Slippery Sections from Exit 336, Junction with Highway 97D, to Logan Lake to Kamloops (40.7 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:08 am PST. (ID# 227450)
Highway 5 Northbound Winter Driving Conditions at Great Bear Snowshed. 20 minute delay expected. Updated Sat Dec 3 at 11:27 am PST. (ID# 227507)

Events for Highway 97C

Highway 97C Both directions Fog Patches from Junction with Highway 1 to Highland Valley Mine Overpass (33.5 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:02 am PST. (ID# 227481)
Highway 97C Both directions Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 1 to Highland Valley Mine Overpass (33.5 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 9:11 am PST. (ID# 227484)
Highway 97C Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Junction with Highway 5A, at Aspen Grove to Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) (49.5 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 7:17 am PST. (ID# 227447)
Highway 97C Both directions Compact Snow from Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) to Brenda Mine Road Exit (10.1 km). Updated Sat Dec 3 at 8:20 am PST. (ID# 227367)

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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