Flood Forecasting and Warning System

Recent Advisories and Statements

Flood Warning System Messages

NORMAL – No flood conditions to report.

Normal Water Levels

WATERSHED CONDITIONS STATEMENT – Water Safety

High flows, unsafe banks, melting ice or other factors that could be dangerous for recreational users such as anglers, canoeists, hikers, children, pets, etc. Flooding is not expected.

Water Safety Statement

WATERSHED CONDITIONS STATEMENT – Flood Outlook

Early notice of the potential for flooding based on weather forecasts calling for heavy rain, snow melt, high wind or other conditions that could lead to high runoff, cause ice jams, lakeshore flooding or erosion.

Flood Outlook Statement

FLOOD WATCH

Flooding is possible in specific watercourses or municipalities. Municipalities, emergency services and individual landowners in flood-prone areas should prepare.

Flood Watch Statement

FLOOD WARNING

Flooding is imminent or already occurring in specific watercourses or municipalities.

Flood Warning Message