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FLOOD WARNING REMAINS FOR ALL AREAS IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHEDS; DANGER OF ROAD WASHOUTS AND RIVERBANK FLOODING ALONG NAPANEE RIVER SYSTEM

Posted on Sunday, May 07, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 7, 2017
FLOOD WARNING REMAINS FOR ALL AREAS IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION
WATERSHEDS; DANGER OF ROAD WASHOUTS AND RIVERBANK FLOODING
ALONG NAPANEE RIVER SYSTEM
A Flood Warning remains in effect for all areas in the Quinte Conservation watersheds, but there are significant concerns for
areas along the Napanee River system. General Manager Terry Murphy says, “We are warning all residents along the
Napanee River system from Napanee to north of Depot Lakes that this flood will be worse...

FLOOD WARNING ISSUED FOR ALL AREAS IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHEDS

Posted on Saturday, May 06, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6, 2017
FLOOD WARNING ISSUED FOR ALL AREAS IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHEDS
A Flood Warning has been issued for all areas in the Quinte Conservation watersheds. This includes all lakes, rivers, streams, and the shorelines of Lake Ontario and the Bay of Quinte. Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “We have received almost twice the normal amount of rain for the entire month of May in the first week. We anticipate that all rivers will, or already have, overtopped...

QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES FLOOD WATCH FOR LAKE ONTARIO, BAY OF QUINTE, AND URBAN AREAS; FLOOD OUTLOOK CONTINUES FOR RIVERS

Posted on Friday, May 05, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 5, 2017
QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES FLOOD WATCH FOR LAKE ONTARIO, BAY OF QUINTE, AND URBAN AREAS; FLOOD OUTLOOK CONTINUES FOR RIVERS
The Quinte Conservation watersheds are forecast to receive 50 to 90 millimetres of rain today and into tomorrow. Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “The main concern for flooding is on the shorelines of the Bay of Quinte and Lake Ontario. The water level on Lake Ontario could rise up to 20 centimetres by early to mid-June. Rivers...

QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES WATER SAFETY STATEMENT FOR BOATERS ON THE BAY OF QUINTE

Posted on Wednesday, May 03, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 3, 2017
QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES WATER SAFETY STATEMENT FOR BOATERS ON THE BAY OF QUINTE
Quinte Conservation is issuing a Water Safety Statement for boaters due to high water levels and debris in the Bay of Quinte. General Manager Terry Murphy says, “Water levels are high on the Bay of Quinte and due to wind and waves there are increased amounts of debris such as logs in the water. This weekend is the opening of walleye season and there will be increased boat traffic on...

QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES FLOOD OUTLOOK STATEMENT FOR QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHEDS; CONTINUES FOR BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO

Posted on Monday, May 01, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 1, 2017
QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES FLOOD OUTLOOK STATEMENT FOR QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHEDS; CONTINUES FOR BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO
Quinte Conservation has issued a Flood Outlook Statement for all residents in the Moira River, Napanee Region, and Prince Edward Region watersheds with special attention to those on the shorelines of the Bay of Quinte and Lake Ontario. Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “We are expecting up to 20 millimetres of rain overnight...