Infrastructure

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River Forecast Centre: rising rivers could present challenges to North Thompson next week

By Greg Fry
May 17, 2018 - 3:34pm

KAMLOOPS — The combination of a rapid snow melt and soaring temperatures continues to cause flood-related nightmares in many areas of the province, though concerns over the Thompson watershed likely won't surface until next week.

Image Credit: Contributed / Michael Glynn

RAW VIDEO: Watch rare footage of the raging Thompson River during the flood of 1972

By James Peters
May 17, 2018 - 11:36am Updated: May 17, 2018 - 1:36pm

LYTTON, B.C. — CFJC Today reader Michael Glynn has sent us some rare and spectacular video.

The 8mm footage shows the raging Thompson River during the great flood of 1972, from a location about 15 kilometres northeast of Lytton.

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