Monthly Archive

March 2019

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 5 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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Flood Warning Update #1 -- River Levels are now Causing Flooding in Some Low-lying Areas in Rideau Valley Watershed

March 31, 2019 – Significant precipitation this weekend combined with runoff from melting snow has increased water levels and flows in all waterways in the Rideau Valley Watershed.  Although... read more..

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Forecast Rain Will Likely Impact Long Reach Waterfront Communities, and Low-lying Areas Along the Jock River and Stevens Creek

March 30, 2019 – After today’s snow and freezing-rain stops, a rainfall in the order of twenty-five millimetres is forecast before the system ends sometime tomorrow. This rainfall, along with runoff f... read more..

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Precipitation this Weekend Expected to Increase Water Levels / Flows across the Rideau Valley Watershed with Possible Flooding in Localized Areas

March 29, 2019 – Since early March, we have experienced a very gradual snow melt with limited precipitation across much of the Rideau Valley Watershed.  In the lower Rideau Valley Watershed (Nort... read more..

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Snow Melt Gradual, But Still Be Prepared for Spring Flooding Across the Rideau Valley Watershed

March 19, 2019 – Despite some gradual snow melting over the last two weeks, the snowpack throughout the Rideau Valley Watershed remains above average so there is still a potential for above average fl... read more..

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High Snowpack, Be Prepared for Spring Flooding Across the Rideau Valley Watershed

March 6, 2019 – The winter of 2018-19 has been an old-fashioned winter with lots of snow (over 250 cm to-date) and no significant thaw events. As such, the snowpack throughout the Rideau Valley Waters... read more..

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