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WINTER ROADS ADVISORY

PUBLIC NOTICE

SIDE ROAD WARNING NOTICE for THE SMITHERS, TELKWA, and MORICETOWN AREAS

Billabong Road and Bridge Maintenance is advising everyone that some of side roads in Smithers, Telkwa, and Moricetown areas maybe in slippery condition despite sanding/salting/grading efforts due to warming temperatures and rain on compact snow which have created some icy road conditions.

We are asking all motorists to use extreme caution when they must drive.

Billabong Road Maintenance is aware of the rural road conditions and is advising current attempts to improve traction on the side roads (grading, sanding, salting, etc) may have a limited impact until the periodic rain showers stop completely.

If you encounter and area of urgent concern please call us at one of the phone numbers below.

 

WINTER STORM ADVISORY Extended for THE SMITHERS, HAZELTON and KITWANGA AREAS

Billabong Road and Bridge Maintenance Inc. is advising all drivers that a Strong Winter Storm with Heavy Snowfall has been forecasted for these areas.

Current indications are that 15-25 cm of snow could fall by late Wednesday.

Rapidly accumulating snow will make travel difficult.

Prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions.

Please monitor weather reports for further updates.   

 

Click on following links for current weather information.
Smithers and Hazeltons:

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?bc10#1159406532146839120201501040502

http://weather.gc.ca/city/pages/bc-82_metric_e.html (Smithers)

Terrace, Kitwanga and Stewart Areas

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?bc9#1304073231195549549201501030502

http://weather.gc.ca/city/pages/bc-80_metric_e.html (Terrace)

http://weather.gc.ca/city/pages/bc-73_metric_e.html (Stewart)

 

Please Know Before You Go and Driving Safely

Drive BC Highway Conditions Links:

http://www.drivebc.ca/mobile/pub/events/BulkleyStikine.html (specific road conditions)

http://www.drivebc.ca/mobile (general mobile site)

 

Message from:

Billabong Road & Bridge Maintenance Inc.

Ph. (250) 847-8737 8am-5pm on Monday to Friday

Or

24/7 Toll Free 1-877-878-8664

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