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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, June 26 - late October, Monday - Saturday from 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Expect speed reductions to 50 km/hour, and delays up to 20 minutes. Traffic control personnel on site. Occasional full closures of up to 20 minutes required to facilitate the scaling and blasting work. Updated on Mon Jun 26 at 6:07 am PDT. (ID# -64820)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is undertaking paving rehabilitation in Yoho National Park, located 10 km east of the park boundary, from June 25 - 29, 6 a.m. - 10 p.m. daily. Expect single lane alternating traffic, speed reductions to 50 km/hr and delays up to 20 minutes. Traffic personnel on site. Updated on Sun Jun 25 at 2:53 pm PDT. (ID# -64815)
Highway 1 Both directions Rock slope re-profiling in Yoho National Park, 16 km west of Field, 24 hours per day/7 days per week until June 30. Expect intermittent delays of up to 20 minutes. Longer closures of up to 60 minutes for rock blasting will be posted in advance. Reduced speed zone in effect. Be prepared to stop. Watch for hauling truck traffic and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Updated on Fri Apr 21 at 12:17 pm PDT. (ID# -63132)
Highway 1 Both directions Geotechnical work between Fern Street and Mt. Seymour Parkway will be in effect daily between June 19 and June 30 from 5:00:00 AM to 7:00:00 PM. Updated on Fri Jun 16 2:50 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_13831)
Highway 1 Both directions Bridge deck rehabilitation and seismic safety retrofit on Highway 1 in both directions 3 km north of Spuzzum at the Alexandria Bridge. Construction will be in effect 24 hours a day from 23/05/2017 through 31/10/2017. Traffic will be single lane alternating for the duration of the project. Updated on Mon May 15 10:08 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 Oct 21. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Mon Jun 26 at 8:46 am PDT. (ID# -64658)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for rocks on Road from Craigellachie to Revelstoke (41.7 km). Updated on Thu Jun 29 at 6:07 am PDT. (ID# 249169)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is installing snow nets 12 km east of West Boundary of Glacier National Park, from June 12 to August 31. Working hours are 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Sat. Expect occasional delays up to 20 minutes. Obey traffic control personnel and be prepared to stop.Updated on Mon Jun 12 at 6:31 am PDT. (ID# -64462)
Highway 1 Both directions Smoke in area at Rogers Pass Summit in Glacier National Park due to burning of wood debris. Burning is 24 hrs per day/7 days per week, June 7 to July 22. No burning over Canada Day long weekend. Updated on Wed Jun 28 at 8:34 am PDT. (ID# -64901)
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 May 23 at 10:21 am PDT. (ID# -64044)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is installing LED lights in Lens snowshed, 4 km east of Rogers Pass Summit in Glacier National Park from June 14 through October 13. Working hours 7:00 am to 5:30 pm Mon-Thurs. Expect traffic pattern change and 30km/hr. speed zone with occasional delays up to 20 minutes. Obey traffic control personnel and be prepared to stop. Updated on Wed Jun 14 at 7:39 am PDT. (ID# -64461)
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 a week, from April 18 until September 23, 2017. Speed reduced to 60 km/h in work zones and 50 km/h on paved detours. Expect delays of up to 20 minutes. Be prepared to stop and obey traffic control personnel on site. Expect full closures between 3:30 to 4 p.m. daily until June 29 to accommodate rock blasting. Updated on Fri Jun 16 at 7:58 am PDT. (ID# -63167)
Highway 1 Eastbound Geotechnical work between Mountain Highway Overpass and Lynn Creek will be in effect nightly June 19 to June 30 from 8:00:00 PM until 6:00:00 AM. Lane closure will be in effect. Updated on Fri Jun 16 2:57 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_13833)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Work on Highway 1 Eastbound between Whatcom Rd and Atkinson Rd will be in effect 30/06/2017 at 12:01 AM until 1:00 AM. Updated on Wed Jun 21 11:20 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13888)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Work on Highway 1 Eastbound from No. 2 road to Young Rd. This will be in effect today at 9:00 PM until June 30,2017 at 6:00 AM. Updated on Mon Jun 26 8:40 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13956)
Highway 1 Eastbound Construction 15 km west of Sicamous 9:00 am to 1:00 pm on Thu Jun 29. Updated on Thu Jun 29 at 8:29 am PDT. (ID# -64922)
Highway 1 Westbound Underground utility scanning and drilling on Highway 1 Westbound between Prest Rd and No 1 Rd. 1 right lane closure will be in effect June 28, 2017 at 10:00 PM until June 30, 2017 at 5:00 AM. Updated on Tue Jun 27 1:51 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_13978)
Highway 1 Westbound Geotechnical work between Lynn Creek Overpass and St. Denis Avenue will occur daily between June 19 and June 30 from 7:00:00 AM to 7:00:00 PM. Will not impede with traffic. Pedestrian overpass will remain open but be coned off. Updated on Fri Jun 16 2:54 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_13832)

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 between Upper Cambie/Similkameen Bridge and Allison Pass will occur weekly on Monday to Friday effective 09/05/2017 until 30/08/2017 from 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The work may include some Saturdays as required. Closures will be single lane alternating for no longer than 5 minutes as needed. Updated on Tue Jun 6 7:44 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13556)
Highway 3 Both directions Paving on Highway 3 from Manning Park East Gate to Sunday Summit will occur weekly on Monday to Saturday effective May 12 until July 15 from 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM. 70 km/h speed zone in effect 24 hours a day. Please slow down and obey signage and traffic control personnel. Barriers have been temporarily removed. Please drive with caution. Updated on Tue Jun 6 7:45 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_13520)
Highway 3 Both directions Mowing 15 km east of Keremeos to 30 km east of Keremeos (15 km), 7:00 am to 3:00 pm on Thu Jun 29. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Jun 29 at 5:59 am PDT. (ID# -64919)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction from Keremeos to 34 km east of Keremeos (34 km), 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Mon-Thu through Jun 30. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Jun 1 at 8:29 am PDT. (ID# -64183)
Highway 3 Both directions Canada Day Parade at Osoyoos 10:45 am to 12:00 pm on Sat Jul 1. Brief road closure will be in effect with a detour in place Updated on Tue Jun 13 at 3:39 pm PDT. (ID# -64586)
Highway 3 Both directions Maintenance 34 km west of Creston through Fri Jun 30 at 7:00 am. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20 minutes delay. Flaggers working twenty four hours. Updated on Mon Jun 26 at 1:32 pm PDT. (ID# -64835)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction 18 km west of Cranbrook for Swansea Bridge starting Wed May 17 at 7:00 am through Thu Nov 30 at 5:00 pm. Please obey all traffic signs and speed zones. Updated on Wed May 17 at 6:37 am PDT. (ID# -63921)
Highway 3 Both directions Highway Widening and Paving 3 km east of Jaffray 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Aug 31. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with possible delays up to 10 minutes. Please reduce speed to 50 km/hr during construction hours 70 km/hr during non working hours. Updated on Wed Apr 26 at 1:52 pm PDT. (ID# -63434)
Highway 3 Westbound Maintenance 34 km west of Creston until further notice. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri Jun 16 at 7:00 am PDT. (ID# -64329)
Highway 3 Westbound Wash Out 2 km east of Paulson Bridge. 20 minute delay expected from 07:00am - 5:30pm. Reduced speed zone. Updated on Thu Jun 29 at 8:08 am PDT. (ID# 249520)

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 Construction at Box Canyon Chainup Area/Great Bear Snowshed, 40 km north of Hope, 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon to Fri until further notice. Traffic pattern change. Single lane traffic, 10 minute delays expected. Construction speed zone in effect, obey all signs, watch for narrow shoulders. Updated on Wed Jun 14 at 5:50 pm PDT. (ID# -64114)
Highway 5 Both directions Bridge Construction (Dry Gulch Bridge) 63 km south of Merritt 24 hours a day until further notice. Traffic pattern changed. Be advised narrow lanes in effect. Southbound lane restriction of 4.1m. Wide loads greater than 4.1m pullover at old toll booth and call Kingston site at 604-880-9663 for instruction. No access will be granted from Fridays at 10:00am to Sundays at 10:00am for wide loads greater than 4.1m wide. Expect delays, obey construction speed zone. Updated on Wed Jun 28 at 5:26 pm PDT. (ID# -64794)
Highway 5 Northbound Construction 15 km north of Merritt 7:00 am to 4:00 pm daily until further notice. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Sat May 27 at 7:23 pm PDT. (ID# -64145)
Highway 5 Northbound Maintenance 7 km south of Exit 336, Junction with Highway 97D, to Logan Lake 7:00 am to 4:00 pm daily until further notice. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Wed May 17 at 4:31 pm PDT. (ID# -63958)

Events for Highway 97C

Highway 97C Both directions Maintenance from Highland Valley Mine Overpass to 40 km east of Highland Valley Mine Overpass (40 km), 7:00 am to 5:00 pm daily through Jun 30. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Mon Jun 19 at 7:39 am PDT. (ID# -64682)

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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