Current News

                  MORE NEWS ARTICLES
                  Current Water Levels
                  Close

                  Water Level Explanations

                  Normal Normal
                  Generally indites low flow to base flow conditions. It should be noted that during Normal flow conditions, the inherent risk to personal safety associated with flowing water still exists.
                  Level 1
                  Flows are below 70 percent of their normal summer low flow. Water users are asked to reduce their consumption by 10 per cent.
                  Level 2
                  Flows are below 50 percent of their normal summer low flow. Water users are asked to reduce their consumption by 20 per cent.
                  Level 3
                  Flows are below 30 percent of their normal summer low flow and there is potential for economic harm to water takers and/or signifint harm to the ecosystem. The Water Response Team may ask the province to impose mandatory restrictions on those holding Permits to Take Water.
                  Close

                  Flood Status Explanations

                  Normal Normal
                  No flood conditions exist.
                  watersafetystatement Watershed Conditions Statement - Water Safety
                  High flows, unsafe banks, melting ice or other factors that could be dangerous for recreational users such as anglers, noeists, hikers, children, pets, etc. Flooding is not expected.
                  floodoutlookstatement Watershed Conditions Statement - Flood Outlook
                  Early notice of the potential for flooding based on weather forests lling for heavy rain, snow melt, high wind or other conditions that could lead to high runoff, use ice jams, lakeshore flooding or erosion.
                  floodwatch Flood Watch
                  Flooding is possible in specific watercourses or municipalities. Municipalities, emergency services and individual landowners in flood-prone areas should prepare.
                  Flood Warning Flood Warning
                  Flooding is imminent or already occurring in specific watercourses or municipalities. Municipalities and individuals should take action to deal with flood conditions. This may include road closures and evacuations.
                  Beach Statuses
                  • Christie Lake Beach:
                    Beach is open for swimming
                  • Confederation Park Beach:
                    Beach is open for swimming
                  • Fifty Point Beach:
                    Beach is open for swimming
                  • Valens Lake Beach:
                    Beach is open for swimming