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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 Closed at Saddle Rock Tunnel due to Hydro Lines down. Detour EB at Hope via Highway 5. Detour WB at Lytton via Highway 8. Estimated opening Noon. Next update 11:30am. Updated on Thu Feb 11 10:26 am PST. (ID# RTMC_9459)
Highway 1 Both directions At Cypress Creek Bridge and Almondel Overpass there is a traffic pattern change due to Bridge Work that will be in effect until 31/03/2016 at 12:00:00 AM. Lanes have been narrowed to 3.35metres. 60 km/hr construction speed zone in effect. Updated on Thu Dec 17 3:44 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_7978)
Highway 1 Both directions Road Work on Highway 1 Westbound after Ramp to Hastings St will be in effect 11/02/2016 at 10:30:00 PM until 12/02/2016 at 5:00:00 AM. Updated on Wed Feb 3 3:32 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_9399)
Highway 1 Both directions Fog Patches at Junction with Hwy 12, Lytton South Access. Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:19 am PST. (ID# 213498)
Highway 1 Both directions Ditching 6 km west of Spences Bridge to 2 km west of Spences Bridge (4 km), 8:07 am to 3:00 pm on Thu Feb 11. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Feb 11 at 8:05 am PST. (ID# -56369)
Highway 1 Both directions Limited Visibility with Fog from 10 kilometers east of Cache Creek to Kamloops (73.3 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:34 am PST. (ID# 213610)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections from 10 kilometers east of Cache Creek to Kamloops (73.3 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:35 am PST. (ID# 213611)
Highway 1 Both directions Limited Visibility with Fog from Kamloops to Junction with Highway 97 at Monte Creek (26 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:34 am PST. (ID# 213609)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections from Junction Highway 97 in Monte Creek to Sorrento (49.1 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:20 am PST. (ID# 213525)
Highway 1 Both directions Limited Visibility with Fog from Junction Highway 97 in Monte Creek to Sorrento (49.1 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:21 am PST. (ID# 213557)
Highway 1 Both directions Limited Visibility with Fog from Sorrento to 11 km west of Sicamous (51.4 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:18 am PST. (ID# 213562)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections 11 km west of Sicamous to Craigellachie (41 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:16 am PST. (ID# 213449)
Highway 1 Both directions Remediation and cleanup at Three Valley Gap 7:30 am to 5:00 pm on Fri Feb 12. 20 minute delay expected. Updated on Wed Feb 10 at 4:07 pm PST. (ID# -56362)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge Maintenance 31 km east of Revelstoke 7:00 am to 1:30 pm on Thu Feb 11. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Thu Feb 11 at 6:53 am PST. (ID# -56367)
Highway 1 Both directions There is no fuel, food or lodging available between Revelstoke and Golden. A distance of 148 km. Travellers are asked to ensure they check their fuel before leaving Revelstoke or Golden. Updated on Tue Feb 17 at 10:30 am PST. (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 Thu Feb 11 at 8:43 am PST. (ID# 213431)
Highway 1 Both directions Frost Heaves from West Boundary of Glacier National Park to East Boundary of Glacier National Park (43.8 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:43 am PST. (ID# 213444)
Highway 1 Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from East Boundary of Glacier National Park to Golden (55.9 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:42 am PST. (ID# 213479)
Highway 1 Both directions Maintenance 9 km east of Golden to 16 km east of Golden (7 km), 7:00 am to 11:30 am on Thu Feb 11. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Thu Feb 11 at 5:39 am PST. (ID# -56363)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections from East Boundary of Glacier National Park to West Boundary of Yoho National Park (81.4 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:26 am PST. (ID# 213481)
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 Thu Feb 11 at 8:42 am PST. (ID# 213485)
Highway 1 Eastbound Tree trimming on Highway 1 Eastbound between Cypress Bowl Rd and 21st Street will be in effect February 9th, 2016 at 9:00 AM until February 12, 2016 at 4:00 PM. Right lane closure in effect. Updated on Thu Feb 4 10:11 am PST. (ID# RTMC_9411)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Work on Highway 1 Eastbound between Brunette Avenue and King Edward Overpass will be in effect February 12, 2016 at 10:00 PM until February 13, 2016 at 5:30 AM. Right lane closure in effect. Updated on Wed Feb 10 5:48 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_9455)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Maintenance on Highway 1 Westbound at Herrling Island will be in effect February 10 and 11, , 2016 from 7:00 AM until 5:00 PM for clean up of diesel spill. Right lane closure in effect. Updated on Tue Feb 9 3:08 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_9451)
Highway 1 Westbound Construction at Chase 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jun 15. 15 minute delay expected. Updated on Wed Feb 10 at 3:53 pm PST. (ID# -55917)

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 Bridge Work on Highway 3 Westbound at Upper Cambie Creek Bridge will be in effect October 6th, 2015 at 12:00AM until August 31st, 2017 at 12:00PM. All traffic will be detoured to single lane in each direction on the existing eastbound lanes. Updated on Mon Oct 5 2:53 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_8262)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction 25 km west of Princeton 7:30 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Sat through Sep 15 2016. Lane closure in effect, work area is restricted to 60 Km's. Updated on Tue Mar 17 at 11:57 am PDT. (ID# -51515)
Highway 3 Both directions Fog Patches from Saturday Creek, South of Princeton to Princeton (29.8 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:07 am PST. (ID# 213487)
Highway 3 Both directions Fog Patches from Junction with Highway 5A, in Princeton to Princeton (781 m). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:07 am PST. (ID# 213620)
Highway 3 Both directions Limited Visibility with Fog from Anarchist Summit to Junction with Highway 33, in Rock Creek (19.9 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:34 am PST. (ID# 213636)
Highway 3 Both directions Slippery Sections from Paulson Bridge to Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake (23 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:36 am PST. (ID# 213585)
Highway 3 Both directions Limited Visibility with Fog from Paulson Bridge to Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake (23 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:58 am PST. (ID# 213645)
Highway 3 Both directions Bridge Maintenance at Castlegar 7:30 am to 12:00 pm on Thu Feb 11. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Feb 11 at 6:59 am PST. (ID# -56361)
Highway 3 Both directions Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake to Castlegar (25.6 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:55 am PST. (ID# 213640)
Highway 3 Both directions Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 22, in Castlegar to Meadows (27.4 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:56 am PST. (ID# 213641)
Highway 3 Both directions Winter Highway Maintenance 3 km west of Kootenay Pass Summit 8:00 am to 4:00 pm on Thu Feb 11. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Updated on Thu Feb 11 at 6:43 am PST. (ID# -56366)
Highway 3 Both directions Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 6 to Creston (69.8 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 9:39 am PST. (ID# 213504)
Highway 3 Both directions Slippery Sections from Creston to Goatfel (31.6 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 9:39 am PST. (ID# 213505)
Highway 3 Both directions Electrical Maintenance 5 km west of Moyie through Fri Feb 12 at 4:00 pm. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Tue Feb 9 at 7:13 am PST. (ID# -56331)

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 Watch for slow moving vehicles from Great Bear Snowshed to Exit 228, Coquihalla Lakes Road (15 km), 9:30 am to 3:00 pm on Thu Feb 11. Updated on Thu Feb 11 at 10:37 am PST. (ID# -56374)
Highway 5 Both directions Slippery Sections from Exit 202, Portia Interchange to Exit 256, Kingsvale (Coldwater Road) (54.8 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:19 am PST. (ID# 213495)
Highway 5 Both directions Fog Patches from Exit 202, Portia Interchange to Exit 256, Kingsvale (Coldwater Road) (54.8 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:22 am PST. (ID# 213608)
Highway 5 Both directions Slippery Sections from Exit 256, Kingsvale (Coldwater Road) to Merritt (33.5 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:14 am PST. (ID# 213603)
Highway 5 Both directions Slippery Sections from Merritt to Exit 336, Junction with Highway 97D, to Logan Lake (47.1 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:10 am PST. (ID# 213486)
Highway 5 Both directions Slippery Sections from Exit 336, Junction with Highway 97D, to Logan Lake to Kamloops (40.7 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:35 am PST. (ID# 213612)

Events for Highway 97C

Highway 97C Both directions Bridge Maintenance at Ashcroft 10:30 am to 1:00 pm on Thu Feb 11. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Feb 11 at 8:39 am PST. (ID# -56371)
Highway 97C Both directions Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 1 to Highland Valley Mine Overpass (33.5 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:16 am PST. (ID# 213518)
Highway 97C Both directions Black Ice from Junction with Highway 97D, in Logan Lake to Junction with Highway 8 (41.9 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 9:27 am PST. (ID# 213650)
Highway 97C Both directions Slippery Sections from Merritt to Junction with Highway 5A, at Aspen Grove (27.5 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:15 am PST. (ID# 213604)
Highway 97C Both directions Winter Highway Maintenance at Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) until further notice. Watch for reduce lane width due to snow accumulation. Updated on Sat Feb 6 at 6:47 am PST. (ID# -56308)
Highway 97C Both directions Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 5A, at Aspen Grove to Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) (49.5 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 7:19 am PST. (ID# 213461)
Highway 97C Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) to Brenda Mine Road Exit (10.1 km). Updated Thu Feb 11 at 8:32 am PST. (ID# 213634)
Highway 97C Westbound Maintenance 35 km east of Merritt 8:30 am to 3:30 pm on Thu Feb 11. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Thu Feb 11 at 7:27 am PST. (ID# -56368)

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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