Okanagan Lake continues it’s rise and more evacuation alerts have been issued off the north end of Westside Road in the Regional District of the Central Okanagan.
The BC River Forecast has indicated there is the potential for Okanagan Lake to increase to 343.15 m. Environment Canada reported Okanagan Lake reached 343.05 at 11:25 a.m. today.. This is a 5 cms rise since May 26 at 4 a.m. when the lake level was reported as 343 m.
The most up to date lake levels can be found on the Government of Canada’s website. The increase of lake levels being reported out by various agencies will depend on what time period is being used to report out on.
Meanwhile, evacuation alerts have been issued for five properties of Westside Road
- 9415 Hodges Road
- 9425 Hodges Road
- 9435 Hodges Road
- 9445 Hodges Road
- 9467 Kilkenny Place
Residents are reminded that this is a weather driven event and things will continue to evolve with the weather. A sudden change in weather could increase the risk of flooding.