Advisory: High Water Level - Whitecourt
Updated Jun 21, 2023 at 12:04 PM
Source: Town of Whitecourt
Issued: Jun 21, 2023 at 12:04 PM
Description: This is an Alberta Emergency Alert. The Town of Whitecourt has updated the High Water Level Alert.
A flood warning remains in effect for the McLeod and Athabasca Rivers in Whitecourt. Whitecourt continues to monitor the water levels, and has experienced localized flooding in areas in town. The Evacuation Order for Westview Mobile Village will be lifted at 2:00pm and residents can return home. The Reception Centre located at the Allan & Jean Millar Centre will close at 2:00pm. The Evacuation Order for Sagitawah RV Park remains in effect. Evacuees are asked to register with the Park at 780-778-3734.
Affected areas (1):
Action to take:
- Avoid floodwaters
- Flood water can be fast moving and may surge, creating dangerous conditions
- Stay updated on the situation at www.whitecourt.ca or official social media pages.
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