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UPDATE: No Tsunami Threat to BC. A 7.5M Earthquake Occured 55 miles SE of Sand Point, Alaska. October 19, 2020.

Posted on October 19, 2020 at 2:20 pm

A 7.5 magnitude (upgraded from 7.4) earthquake has occurred near Sand Point, Alaska. THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO BC. Preliminary Earthquake Parameters Magnitude: 7.5 (upgraded...

Provincial State of Emergency: COVID-19 Information & Resources

Posted on October 13, 2020 at 4:00 pm

The Government of British Columbia has extended the Provincial State of Emergency until the end of day on October 27, 2020. The state of emergency allows the Province to continue to use...

Current Flooding Information

Posted on October 16, 2020 at 8:30 am

Evacuation Orders, Alerts and Rescinds Seasonal flooding is occurring in parts of the province. For the most up to date information visit your local authority website linked below: ...