14.6 C
Fort St. John
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Tel: 250-787-7100
Email: contact@energeticcity.ca
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Dam Spill Potential

Despite the current drought conditions in the North Peace, there’s still a possibility for a W.A.C. Bennett or Peace Canyon Dam summer spill. B.C. Hydro’s Dave Conway says the spill risk at both facilities is now about 3%. However, he also says….

[asset|aid=128|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=Dave-Spill Potential_1_Pub.mp3]

He went on to explain what the supply forecast contains….

[asset|aid=129|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=Dave-Supply Forecast_1_Pub.mp3]

Advertisement

Conway says the Williston Reservoir gets about 50% of its water from spring and summer rains. Since it covers about 35,000 square km, different parts of the reservoir can receive rain at different times, from different storms.

Previous articleCompound Bow found
Next articleGasoline Prices
Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement
Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement
Advertisement

Advertisement

Must Read

Wildfire burning near Lower Post sees massive growth fueled by windy...

WATSON LAKE, Y.T. - Officials with the BC Wildfire Service say that a wildfire burning southwest of Lower Post, which is located along the...
Advertisement