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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 Offramps from Highway 1 to McCallum Rd will be closed for a Police Funeral procession in effect 19/11/2017 at 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Highway 1 traffic will not be affected; Abbotsford-bound travellers please use alternate exit. Updated on Fri Nov 17 9:32 am PST. (ID# RTMC_15583)
Highway 1 Both directions Replacement of Advanced Warning Pole on Highway 1 in both directions at Exit 170 (Flood Hope Rd.) will be in effect Nov. 17, 2017 at 8:30 AM until 2:30 PM. Lane closures will be in effect. Updated on Thu Nov 9 12:17 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_15490)
Highway 1 Both directions Road Maintenance at the north end of the Sailor Bar Tunnel will be in effect November 20, 2017 at 8:00 AM until 3:30 PM. Single lane alternating traffic pattern will be implemented, expect delays and drive carefully. Updated on Fri Nov 17 1:00 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_15589)
Highway 1 Both directions Single lane alternating traffic for ditching on Highway 1 from Saddle Rock Tunnel to Alexander Hill will be in effect 21/11/2017 at 8:00 AM until 3:30 PM. Updated on Fri Nov 17 1:19 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_15591)
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 4:04 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13538)
Highway 1 Both directions Hydro pole maintenance on Highway 1 at Alexandra Tunnel on Thursday and Friday effective 16/11/2017 until 17/11/2017 from 10:00:00 AM to 3:00:00 PM. Updated on Mon Oct 23 7:47 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_15300)
Highway 1 Both directions Single lane alternating traffic for ditching on Highway 1 from Alexander Hill to China Bar Tunnel will be in effect 22/11/2017 at 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM. Updated on Fri Nov 17 1:15 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_15590)
Highway 1 Both directions Rocks on Road from Chase to Sorrento (19.7 km). Updated on Sun Nov 19 at 7:45 am PST. (ID# 254037)
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 Electrical Maintenance 23 km west of Revelstoke starting Tue Nov 21 at 9:00 am through Wed Nov 22 at 5:00 pm. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Nov 16 at 3:28 pm PST. (ID# -66774)
Highway 1 Both directions Slushy with Slippery Sections from Craigellachie to Revelstoke (41.7 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 9:06 am PST. (ID# 255064)
Highway 1 Both directions Electrical Maintenance 45 km east of Revelstoke 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Fri starting Nov 23 through Nov 30. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Nov 16 at 3:35 pm PST. (ID# -66775)
Highway 1 Both directions Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Revelstoke to East Boundary of Glacier National Park (91.9 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 8:42 am PST. (ID# 255046)
Highway 1 Both directions Slippery Sections from East Boundary of Glacier National Park to West Boundary of Yoho National Park (81.4 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 9:06 am PST. (ID# 254911)
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 (45.5 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 9:06 am PST. (ID# 254604)
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 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 12:37 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_14168)
Highway 1 Eastbound Maintenance 11 km east of Golden to 13 km east of Golden (2 km), through Mon Nov 20 at 5:00 pm. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Fri Nov 10 at 12:28 pm PST. (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 Installation of new lamp standard on Highway 1 Westbound between Laidlaw Rd. and Peters Road will be in effect Nov. 17, 2017 at 8:30 AM until 2:30 PM. Lane closure will be in effect. Updated on Thu Nov 9 11:47 am PST. (ID# RTMC_15489)

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 Compact Snow with Slushy Sections from Paulson Bridge to Junction with Highway 3B at Nancy Greene Lake (23 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 5:14 am PST. (ID# 255133)
Highway 3 Both directions Compact Snow with Slippery Sections from Junction with Highway 6 to Creston (69.8 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 8:52 am PST. (ID# 254749)
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 Winter Driving Conditions from Goatfel to 12 km east of Moyie (55.1 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 6:23 am PST. (ID# 254988)
Highway 3 Both directions Winter Driving Conditions from Moyie to Junction with Highway 95A (33.4 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 6:16 am PST. (ID# 254902)
Highway 3 Both directions Winter Driving Conditions from Moyie to Wardner (66.8 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 6:35 am PST. (ID# 255138)
Highway 3 Both directions Winter Driving Conditions from Wardner to Fernie (58.9 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 6:16 am PST. (ID# 254944)
Highway 3 Both directions Winter Driving Conditions from Wardner to Fernie (58.9 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 6:23 am PST. (ID# 254990)
Highway 3 Westbound Tree removal at Allison Pass summit Monday to Friday effective 07/11/2017 until 29/12/2017 from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM. Please slow down and obey all signs. Updated on Fri Nov 10 4:42 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_15448)
Highway 3 Westbound Maintenance 30 km east of Cranbrook through Fri Dec 8 at 11:59 am. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Wed Nov 8 at 7:04 am PST. (ID# -66709)

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 Fog Patches from Junction with Highway 5A, at Aspen Grove to Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) (49.5 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 7:08 am PST. (ID# 255081)
Highway 97C Both directions Limited Visibility with Fog from Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) to Brenda Mine Road Exit (10.1 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 8:06 am PST. (ID# 255054)
Highway 97C Both directions Slushy Sections from Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) to Brenda Mine Road Exit (10.1 km). Updated Sun Nov 19 at 8:06 am PST. (ID# 255155)
Highway 97C Westbound Construction 5.5 km west of Junction with Highway 97 at Trepanier Road 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Fri through Nov 23. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Nov 16 at 9:51 am PST. (ID# -66768)

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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