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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 3 Both DirectionsHighway 3, in both directions. Avalanche control work between West Avalanche Gate and East Avalanche Gate for 15.7 km (Kootenay Pass). Until Mon Mar 18 at 5:00 PM PDT. Road closed. Alternate route available from Nelson to Creston; Highway 3A, Kootenay Lake Ferry, estimated travel time 2.5 hours. Next update time Mon Mar 18 at 5:00 PM PDT. Last updated Sun Mar 17 at 7:58 PM PDT. (DBC-6255)
Highway 31A Both DirectionsHighway 31A, in both directions. Avalanche control work between Highway 6 NS and Kaslo Creek South Fork Rd for 19.7 km (New Denver). Until Mon Mar 18 at 4:00 PM PDT. Avalanche control activities between New Denver and Retalack. Expect delays of up to 2 hours. Next update time Mon Mar 18 at 4:00 PM PDT. Last updated Mon Mar 18 at 7:46 AM PDT. (DBC-6264)
Highway 3Highway 3. Winter driving conditions between Stump Rd and Tavistock St for 42.4 km (6 km west of Curzon Junction to Moyie). Last updated Mon Mar 18 at 9:54 AM MST. (DBCRCON-31247)
Highway 3Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between Wilgress South Rd and Bluff St for 24.3 km (1 km west of Eholt Summit to Grand Forks). Last updated Mon Mar 18 at 7:10 AM PDT. (DBCRCON-31250)
Highway 3Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between East Lake Dr and Archibald Creek Rd for 95.3 km (Christina Lake to 8 km west of Salmo). Last updated Mon Mar 18 at 7:10 AM PDT. (DBCRCON-31260)
Highway 3Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between Tailings Rd and Cook St for 68.9 km (14 km east of Salmo to Creston). Last updated Mon Mar 18 at 12:47 PM PDT. (DBCRCON-31261)
Highway 31Highway 31. Construction work between Toad Rock Rd and Hanson Rd (8 km north of Balfour). From 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM PDT on Monday, Thursday and Friday. Single lane alternating traffic. Watch for traffic control. Two sites: one south of Coffee Creek Bridge and one north side of Ainsworth township. Last updated Fri Mar 15 at 8:41 AM PDT. (DBC-6191)
Highway 31Highway 31. Compact snow between McLauchlin Rd and Goat Range Provincial Pk for 42.3 km (Meadow Creek to 25 km south of Trout Lake). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Mon Mar 18 at 12:47 PM PDT. (DBCRCON-31104)
Highway 31Highway 31. Compact snow between Cascade Creek Mainline and Highway 23 for 57.5 km (Trout Lake). Last updated Mon Mar 18 at 12:47 PM PDT. (DBCRCON-31105)
Highway 31AHighway 31A. Compact snow between Sandon Cody Rd and Highway 31 for 26.8 km (19 km east of New Denver to Kaslo). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Mon Mar 18 at 12:47 PM PDT. (DBCRCON-31063)
Highway 3AHighway 3A. Construction work between Sanca Rd and Twin Bays North Rd for 4.3 km (6 to 10 km west of Kuskonook). Until Sat Mar 23 at 5:00 PM MST. Single lane alternating traffic. Watch for traffic control. Last updated Wed Mar 13 at 2:21 PM MST. (DBC-6135)
Highway 3BHighway 3B. Compact snow between Highway 22 and Highway 3 for 28.2 km (Rossland to 8 km north of Nancy Greene Summit). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Mon Mar 18 at 7:10 AM PDT. (DBCRCON-31224)
Kootenay Lake FerryKootenay Lake Ferry. Possible ferry delays between Balfour and Kootenay Bay. Until Sat Mar 23 at 11:00 PM PDT. MV Osprey 2000 operating with reduced capacity due to low water. Next update time Sat Mar 23 at 11:00 PM PDT. Last updated Thu Mar 7 at 9:46 AM PDT. (DBC-5960)
Kootenay Lake FerryKootenay Lake Ferry. There will be possible ferry delays between Balfour and Kootenay Bay. Starting Sun Mar 24 at 6:30 AM PST until Fri Apr 12 at 11:00 PM PST. Osprey 2000 receiving semi-annual maintenance. MV Balfour ferry running on regular winter schedule. Capacity reduced to 28 vehicles. Next update time Fri Apr 12 at 11:00 PM PST. Last updated Thu Mar 7 at 10:16 AM PST. (DBC-5964)
Kootenay Lake FerryKootenay Lake Ferry. There will be possible ferry delays between Balfour and Kootenay Bay. Starting Sat Apr 13 at 6:30 AM PST until Sat Apr 20 at 11:00 PM PST. Ospry 2000 operating with reduced capacity due to low water. Next update time Sat Apr 20 at 11:00 AM PST. Last updated Thu Mar 7 at 10:22 AM PST. (DBC-5965)

Okanagan Shuswap Region – Road Conditions
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