ENDED -High Streamflow Advisory – Vancouver Island
ISSUED: 10:00 AM January 5, 2019
The River Forecast Centre is ending a High Streamflow Advisory for:
- Englishman River
- Little Qualicum River
- Central Vancouver Island – including Sproat River, Somass River, Port Alberni and surrounding areas
- East Vancouver Island – including Parksville, Qualicum and surrounding areas
- South Vancouver Island – including the Chemainus River, Koksilah River, Cowichan River and surrounding areas
Rainfall has eased around the region, and river levels have been improving from peak levels that were observed on Thursday and Friday. No significant additional rises in rivers are expected at this time.
The River Forecast Centre will continue to monitor conditions and update this advisory as conditions warrant.
Contact for Media Relations, Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development:
Tel: 250 356-7506