Reports of localized flooding in the Boundary

The RDKB Emergency Operations Centre in Grand Forks has raised it's status to Level 2, in response to rising river levels across the boundary, and a forecast of even higher levels through to the end of the week.

High waters have resulted in localized flooding adjacent to the Kettle River, West Kettle River, the Granby River and Boundary Creek.

So far there are no evacuation alerts or orders, but there is minor flooding on Manly Meadows Road near Grand Forks, the Country Hideaway campground east of Grand Forks is flooded, along with Grand Forks City Park and the campground there is closed.

Empty sand bags and sand are available at locations across the Boundary.