Home > About Vancouver > All News > Fraser River forecast

City unlikely to be affected by rising Fraser River levels

May 14 2013

Riverfront Park view of the Fraser River

The BC River Forecast Centre has issued a High Streamflow Advisory for the Lower Fraser River, which has risen in the past week due to rainfall combined with recent hot weather. The flow is expected to peak on Saturday, May 18.

The City of Vancouver is not likely to be impacted, and is not recommending residents take any action at this time.

Responding to climate change and extreme weather

Street-flooding

Climate Change Adaptation Strategy

Learn about our Climate Change Adaptation Strategy that will ensure Vancouver remains liveable and resilient in the face of climate change.