Source: Kneehill County
Issued: Apr 24, 2018 at 09:40 AM
Description: Alberta Emergency Alert: Overland Flow Flood Alert Updated
Melting snow has led to overland flooding throughout Kneehill County. The Kneehills Creek and the Three Hills Creek are both experiencing high flows and a flood watch has been issued by Alberta Environment https://rivers.alberta.ca/
Multiple roads in the County remain closed, and others are local traffic only. Be cautious of rising water levels and avoid creek banks. Do not travel through water covered roads, as there may be hidden hazards.
Action to take:
- Contact Kneehill County at 1-866-443-5541 to report roads that are affected by water and have not been flagged
- People self-evacuating should contact 403-443-0457
- For information on road closures, visit www.kneehillcounty.com and watch for updates on social media.
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