(includes D’Arcy, Devine, Birken)
Please be aware, Pemberton Fire Rescue and other first responders have extinguished a structural fire which occurred in Cedar Grove Estates, north of Pemberton, in SLRD Area C this afternoon (Tuesday, September 4).
There is no threat to public health or safety, and there are no concerns regarding an associated wildfire risk.
To report a structure fire, call 9-11. To report a wildfire, call 1 800-663-5555.
SLRD convenes community meetings in Birken, Seton Portage/Shalath, Bralorne and Gun Lake to present fire protection options
The SLRD is holding a series of community meetings to engage with property owners in the communities of Birken, Seton Portage/Shalath, Bralorne and Gun Lake about their fire services.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 UPDATE:
The snowfall warning has ended for Howe Sound and Sea-to-Sky.
February 12, 2019 UPDATE: The artic outflow warning has ended for Howe Sound, Whistler and Pemberton.
February 11, 209 UPDATE: The arctic outflow warnng has ended for Howe Sound, but continues for Whistler and Pemberton. Wind chill values near minus 20 are expected, along with strong winds.
Environment Canada has issued an Arctic outflow warning.
Within the SLRD, the warning applies to Squamish, Whistler, Pemberton and Electoral Areas C and D.
Strong outflow winds and cold wind chill values are expected or occurring.
Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement with snow Thursday night and Friday, along with cold, arctic outflow winds Friday night and Saturday.
Cold, clear and fairly calm conditions prevail over the South Coast this morning thanks to a stagnant arctic airmass that still has the entire province under its wintery grip.
February 5, 2019 UPDATE: The Artic Outflow warning has now ended.
Environment Canada has issued an Artic Outflow warning for Howe Sound (including Squamish and SLRD Area D) and Whistler/ Pemberton (including SLRD Area C).
Strong outflow winds and very cold wind chills will end by midweek. An arctic ridge of high pressure over the B.C. Interior is forcing strong outflow winds through coastal inlets from the North Coast to Howe Sound and the lower Fraser Valley. The bitterly cold conditions will persist through Tuesday but should improve by Wednesday.
Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for:
- Whistler / Pemberton (including SLRD Area C)
- Howe Sound (including Squamish and SLRD Area D)
Turning cold with increasing chances of snow...
Update: February 5, 2019
The Sea to Sky Trail, between One Mile Lake and Nairn Falls, is once again open to the public.
We thank trail users for their cooperation while the trail was closed for maintenance.
Notice of Trail Closure: Sea to Sky Trail
Please note that the Sea to Sky Trail, between One Mile Lake and Nairn Falls, will be closed to the public on Monday, February 4 and Tuesday, February 5 for debris removal.