70 per cent chance of showers in Revelstoke this afternoon

Rain is expected to fall in Revelstoke today. (File photo)

Scheduled construction from DriveBC:

Highway 1 east: Paving operations between East Boundary of Mount Revelstoke National Park and Glacier Park West Boundary.Single lane alternating traffic, expect up to 15 minute delays.

Electrical maintenance between MacDonald Showshed and Lanark Snowshed. Single lane alternating traffic.

Construction work between Glacier Park East Boundary and Wiseman Rd.Expect minor delays.

Road construction work between Donald Rd and Forde Station Rd. Expect minor delays.

Highway 1 both directions: Bridge maintenance between Redgrave Rest Area and Victoria Rd in Revelstoke. Single lane alternating traffic.

Highway 1 west: No scheduled construction.

Highway 23 north: No scheduled construction.

Highway 23 south: No scheduled construction.

For more information to to DriveBC’s website.

Forecast from Environment Canada:

Today: A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy near noon with 70 percent chance of showers late this afternoon. Wind becoming southeast 20 km/h near noon. High 21. UV index 7 or high.

Tonight: Showers. Risk of thunderstorms this evening and after midnight. Amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind southeast 20 km/h becoming light this evening. Low 9.

See Environment Canada for more information.

Wildfires in the SouthEast Fire Centre:

No current wildfires.

See BC Wildfire Service for more information.

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