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Central Southern BC Road Conditions

 

Below are the current road condition alerts on provincially maintained highways in Southern British Columbia that covers the border crossings in the eastern part of Washington State. This includes the West Kootenay and Okanagan Shuswap  Regions of British Columbia. We have a separate page showing traffic alerts for eastern Washington State.

This real-time list is provided by the Province of British Columbia and shows road conditions, traffic incidents, events, and major construction that impact the provincial roadways. This list can be very long when weather conditions are bad.

West Kootenay Region – Road Conditions
Highway 3A between Castlegar and Creston Both directions Construction on Shoreacres Bridge beginning on Wednesday April 11 and completing in late June. The bridge will have single lane alternating traffic in effect. Expect delays. Watch for crews and equipment working. Updated on Tue Apr 10 at 11:15 pm PDT. (ID# -68208)
Highway 3A between Castlegar and Creston Both directions Paving at South Slocan 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through May 31, excluding the May long weekend. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Watch for crews and equipment working. Updated on Fri May 18 at 2:38 pm PDT. (ID# -68971)
Highway 3A between Castlegar and Creston Both directions Paving 10 km west of Nelson 8:00 am to 5:00 pm daily through May 31. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Wed May 16 at 12:14 am PDT. (ID# -68047)
Highway 3A between Castlegar and Creston Both directions Ferry Service Interruption at Kootenay Lake through Mon June 4 at 8:10 am through to Wed June 6 at 2:50 pm. Osprey 2000 ferry receiving maintenance, MV Balfour smaller capacity ferry running on regular winter schedule. Possible sailing delays. Next update on June Jun 6 at 9:00 am. Updated on Tue May 22 at 11:21 am PDT. (ID# -69262)
Highway 6NS Both directions Bridge construction in New Denver 7:00 am to 5:30 pm daily starting May 15 through Jul 15. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Expect minor delays. Watch for crews and equipment working. Updated on Tue May 15 at 6:12 am PDT. (ID# -69034)
Highway 6NS Both directions Bridge construction, 37 km south of Nakusp 7:00 am to 5:30 pm daily starting May 22 through Jul 22. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Expect minor delays. Watch for crews and equipment working. Updated on Sun May 20 at 8:32 am PDT. (ID# -69037)
Kootenay Lake Ferry Both directions Ferry Service Interruption at Kootenay Lake through Mon June 4 at 8:10 am through to Wed June 6 at 2:50 pm. Osprey 2000 ferry receiving maintenance, MV Balfour smaller capacity ferry running on regular winter schedule. Possible sailing delays. Next update on June Jun 6 at 9:00 am. Updated on Tue May 22 at 11:18 am PDT. (ID# -69261)

Okanagan Shuswap Region – Road Conditions
Highway 33 Both directions The road is currently reduced to single-lane alternating traffic 8 KM east of Kelowna until 4 PM today, at which time two way traffic with all lanes available, will be instituted, The road will then be fully open over the weekend, after which it will go back to single lane alternating traffic, daily, between 7:00 am and 6:00 PM on Monday, May 28. Next update at 3 PM Monday May 28. Updated on Fri May 25 at 7:35 pm PDT. (ID# 283518)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 30 km east of Sicamous at Perry River Bridge 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jul 15. 24 hour construction speed zone in effect. Updated on Wed Apr 4 at 10:48 am PDT. (ID# -68235)
Highway 1 Eastbound Electrical Maintenance 23 km east of Sicamous starting Mon May 28 at 7:00 am through Thu Jun 14 at 5:00 pm. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic with 10 minute delays. Updated on Fri May 25 at 8:48 am PDT. (ID# -69353)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction at Keremeos 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jun 30. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Detours in place either direction to Bypass Road to Hwy 3 or Hwy 3A. Updated on Mon Feb 19 at 6:23 am PST. (ID# -67596)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction at Osoyoos 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Jun 30. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Feb 22 at 11:08 am PST. (ID# -67701)
Highway 6EW Both directions Watch for Rocks from Cherryville to Monashee Summit (40.2 km). Updated on Fri May 25 at 9:56 pm PDT. (ID# 283527)
Highway 97 Both directions Maintenance 10 km south of Junction with Westside Road between Boucherie and Ross Road 9:00 pm to 6:00 am Mon-Fri starting Apr 3 through Jun 29. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Tue Apr 3 at 10:41 pm PDT. (ID# -68190)
Highway 97 Both directions Construction 5 km south of Junction with Westside Road 9:00 pm to 6:00 am daily through May 31. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Thu May 3 at 9:05 pm PDT. (ID# -68897)
Highway 97 Both directions If any wide load vehicles (wider then 5 metres or more) are traveling between Westside road to Daimler road in West Kelowna, from May 1 to July 1, 2018 between 9:00 PM to 6:00 AM. Please contact the Traffic Management company at 250-718-1357 or 250-318-0679. Updated on Tue May 8 at 9:25 am PDT. (ID# -68988)
Highway 97 Both directions Construction at Kelowna between Highway 33 and Edwards Road 9:00 pm to 6:00 am Sun - Thu until further notice. Lane closure in effect. Over width loads MUST call Carrie Lutz (604-842-3255) in advance for route access approval. Updated on Thu Aug 11 at 7:26 am PDT. (ID# -58631)
Highway 97 Northbound Construction between Pelmewash Parkway intersection and Gatzke Road, starting Mon Apr 9 at 12:01 am through Thu May 31 at 11:59 pm. Lane closure will be in effect.Updated on Wed Apr 11 at 11:19 am PDT. (ID# -68323)
Highway 97C Eastbound Construction 4 - 80 Km west of Trepanier Creek Bridge starting Wed May 23 at 9:00 am through Mon May 28 at 6:30 pm. Updated on Wed May 23 at 8:50 am PDT. (ID# -69294)
Westside Road Both directions Construction 30 km north of Junction with Highway 97 South, LaCasa to Muir Road from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm Mon-Sat through Dec 1. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Call toll free 1-844-371-3824 for real time updates. Updated on Mon Apr 16 at 1:36 pm PDT. (ID# -68464)
Westside Road Both directions Wash Out 2 km north of Fintry. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic 24/7 until further notice. Updated on Fri May 25 at 9:55 pm PDT. (ID# 283524)
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