Advisory: High Water Level
Issued Jun 11, 2018 at 04:28 PM
Source: Municipal District of Lesser Slave River No. 124
Issued: Jun 11, 2018 at 04:28 PM
Description: High Water Level Alert
As of 4:30 p.m. on June 11th there are high water levels on Eating Creek and Assineau River Bridge. Sawridge Road is closed due to Mooney Creek Flooding. High winds are causing falling trees and hazardous downed and flying debris.
Mooney Creek is flooding and running across Sawridge Road, which has been closed. Crews are onsite. Highway two is currently open but provincial government workers are onsite to assess the situation. Eating Creek is high, crews are onsite, roads are still open. Debris is piling up on the Assineau river bridge, a crew is enroute.
Action to take:
- Be aware of areas known to flood easily such as streams, drainage channels and ditching
- Avoid rivers and low lying areas
- Stay in a safe location
- Follow the directions of local authorities
- Further updates will be available on the Municipal District website at www.mdlsr.ca.
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