Emergency Information

Week of February 13 - 19, 2017

Heavy Rainfall and Strong Winds expected!

Prolonged heavy rain with potential for strong winds anticipated to begin late Tuesday.

Localized flooding may occur as rain falls on snow-covered ground.


Keep drains free of ice or debris. Strong winds combined with heavy rain may lead to power outages. Snow and ice can be very slippery so proceed with caution.

Details on all alerts can be found at:

Please Shift Into Winter now!!!

Shift Into Winter
Here are some great information resources to keep yourself informed:

Drive BC: www.drivebc.ca

Environment Canada Weather Alerts: http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/index_e.html?prov=bc
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This white logo rotating on the homepage indicates there is no major emergency or disaster in the region at this time. If there is no major emergency, this logo may be replaced by other more pressing issues.
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This yellow logo rotating on the homepage indicates that there is an emergency occurring such as a wildfire, flood or other situation and this is where you can get up-to-date information on the situation and its potential impacts.
Icon showing Emergency Red status, click for more information.This red logo on the homepage indicates that there is a major emergency or disaster occurring that requires prompt action from people within the outlined area. Up-to-date information will be provided here and at radio outlets such as JUICE FM 89.7 and Radio Cowichan CICV 97.5 FM.