Here are the most recent news stories posted for Trans-Canada Highway
Hurricane Gonzalo expected to hit this weekend
NS, NL: Tropical cyclone information statement issued for NEWFOUNDLAND, NOVA SCOTIA For hurricane Gonzalo.
Wind warning in effect for •East Vancouver Island
BC: An intense Pacific Front will generate very strong southeast winds today. Winds will increase to southeast 70 km/h
early this afternoon over northern sections of East Vancouver Island and the Sunshine Coast and in Victoria near Haro Strait. Winds will ease this evening in the wake of the front.
Tour Bus Crash on the Coquihalla Highway
BC: Tour Bus Crash on the Coquihalla Highway reported, 20-30 km south of Merritt BC. Many injuries being transferred to hospitals in Kamloops.
Southbound highway is closed for now
Tropical Cyclone "statement" issued
NS, NL: Bertha now east of the Carolinas moving
northeastward - expected to track offshore - could
affect Eastern Newfoundland with rain late
Wednesday into Thursday.
Forest fire closures expected on Icefields Parkway
AB: Officials with Parks Canada are warning visitors to Banff National Park of the likelihood of afternoon, evening and early morning closures and delays along Highway 93N as crews attempt to control a 2500 hectare wildfire in Spreading Creek.
Visitors can expect to encounter short and long term closures of the highway between the Saskatchewan River Crossing and Waterfowl Campground between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.
Icefields Parkways is the scenic road that connects Banff /Lake Louise with Jasper.
Highways all open
SK,MB: due to ongoing daily requests for highway status, we double-checked and both Highway #1 TCH and #16 Yellowhead routes are open in both provinces. Some minor construction delays
Short stretch of #16 Crowsnest Route closed, with detour
SK: Highway 16 - Highway open from Dafoe to Wynyard.
Local traffic only from Wynyard to Mozart Highway
otherwise closed from Wynyard to Elfros due to
washouts and high water. Please use Highway #5 as
an alternate route.
Manitoba stretch of #1 TCH remains open
MB: floods and flood operations have affected roadways
to north and south in various areas (Portage la
Prairie very much so), but highway remains open
Maritimes recovering from tropical storm Arthur
NS NB: The hardest-hit NS communities are in the Digby-Clare and Kentville-Wolfville areas. In NV, Fredericton set up a reception and changing centre at the city’s convention centre on Saturday.
Tropical storm Arthur weakening as it moves to Newfoundland
NL: The Canadian Hurricane Centre issued a statement on Sunday morning that said Arthur was "slowly weakening." The remnants of Arthur are southwest of Stephenville and heading toward Newfoundland.
The centre said all tropical storm warnings related to Arthur have ended.