Current Information Alerts - Town of Gravenhurst

Spring Flooding Alert Page - Gravenhurst Muskoka

Current Information Alerts

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CURRENT ALERTS
  • Severn River is down 7.5 inches to 13.5 on the gauge. The road is flooded from 1123 to the end.
  •  Black River is 2' below the zero mark – No Flooding 
  •  South Kahshe is 5 inches on the gauge – No Flooding
 CURRENT FLOODING/WATERSHED ADVISORY'S - MNRF

For the most current Watershed Advisory's for Parry Sound/Muskoka please visit the following link:

Safety Flood Forecasting: Ontario
 CURRENT OBSERVATIONS
  • Severn River is down 7.5 inches to 13.5 on the gauge. The road is flooded from 1123 to the end.
  • Black River is 2' below the zero mark – No Flooding 
  • South Kahshe is 5 inches on the gauge – No Flooding

Please be aware of conditions, drive accordingly and observe posted flood signage when in effect. 

ROAD CLOSURES (GRAVENHURST)

March 26 - Muskoka Wharf Broadwalk Replacement in Gravenhurst;

 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

Are You Flood Ready?

Did You Know That:

  • Floods are among the most frequent and costly natural disasters in Canada

  • They can occur in any region of Canada at any time of year

  • Urban flooding is a growing problem

  • The frequency and severity of flooding may be influenced by rapid snow melt, extreme rainfall, storms with high winds, ice jams

If you live near water and are in an area that has a history of a flooding, you need to check your flood readiness.

For more information on making sure you are Flood Ready, visit the following websites:

www.canada.ca/flood-ready

www.ontario.ca/page/floods 

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