News from Kamloops

May 23, 2014

High Stream Flow Warning

Kamloops, B.C. – A high stream flow advisory has been issued for the North Thompson River this coming weekend. Although the river is not forecasted to reach a critical level, residents are reminded that they should monitor local river levels and take precautionary measures as necessary. Sand and sandbags are available at Firehalls #1 through #6.

City staff are working with the BC River Forecast Centre monitoring levels closely on a daily basis.

Residents are reminded to exercise caution when boating on the rivers due to navigational hazards and respect that boating activity can have an impact on private property erosion. 



Media Contact:
Dan Sutherland, Emergency Program Coordinator
City of Kamloops