Summary of Developments as of January 12.

  • New TranBC reports that the provincial state of emergency, declared on November 17, 2021 has been extended to January 18, 2022
  • Check the “DriveBC” link below for the latest on road status.
  • Significant rainfall is forecast for the BC lower mainland over the next few days.
  • Several road closures remain in effect as shown below.
  • No rail disruptions are reported

BC Government Update on Roads Jan. 11

Highway 1 Hope to Spences Bridge

  • Hope to Boothroyd – CLOSED/OPEN – for local travel from Hope as far as Boothroyd (through Yale, Spuzzum and Boston Bar), with some Single Lane Alternating. Expect delays. Could close at any time.
  • Boothroyd to Lytton – CLOSED
  • Lytton to Spences Bridge – CLOSED

Highway 8

  • CLOSED from Merritt to Spences Bridge

The map at the second red bar below, dated December 20, 2021 is the most current map posted by TranBC.


FMA will continue to monitor the sources of information on the disruptions and report as required.