EVACUATION ALERT - EBENEZER FLATS

An Evacuation Alert has been issued for the Ebenezer Flats area, across the Bulkley River from Smithers, as water levels continue to rise.

Residents are being warned to be ready to evacuate on very short notice.

For more details, click the link below: 

http://www.rdbn.bc.ca/protectiveservices/emergency-center/162-alerts/535-evacuation-alert-notice-ebenezer-flats-evacuation-alert-issued-may-10-2018-at-2015-hrs

 

Yesterday afternoon, the province raised its Flood Watch to a Flood WARNING for the Bulkley River and its tributaries in the Houston and Smithers areas --- and a Flood Watch is now in place for the Nautley and Nechako Rivers and their tributaries in the Burns Lake, Francois Lake and Vanderhoof areas.   

For more information, visit:  http://www.rdbn.bc.ca/  

 

[PHOTO:  Cindy Verbeek -- High water at Houston BC May 10, 2018]