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Share Your Freshet Photos

Fraser Valley – Share you freshet photos with FVN and chillTV. It is rare that we get two freshet bumps. 2020 ( already a strange year) may give us a third bump this week. Send us your photos (be safe!)…



Freshet Update – Expect Another Bump Sunday & Monday

Agassiz/Chilliwack/Hope – Heavy rainfall fell over the Fraser River headwaters (Upper Fraser and Thompson River) and is leading to an overall rising trend throughout the Fraser River this week.  Water levels are expected to rise and peak on Sunday or…


Freshet Update From Abbotsford’s Mayor

Abbotsford – Abbotsford Mayor Henry Braun posted information and photos on the 2020 Freshet to Facebook. While the water is slowly going down, due care is still needed on the rover banks. Be alert! The mighty muddy #FraserRiver is running…


Fraser River Remains High, Past Freshet (VIDEO)

Fraser Valley (Chris Gadsden, Chilliwack Vedder River Cleanup Society) – Old Orchard Road Monday (June29) morning, at the west end of Chilliwack Mountain. The Fraser River, I predict, has peaked now for the 2020 freshet season unless we get some…



UPDATE – Fraser River Peak Expected June 4 & 5

Victoria/Fraser Valley – While the River Forecast Centre is hopeful that the freshet won’t match 1997 or 2012 ( and heaven forbid, worse years) damage is still there. A few trees off Vedder Trail near the Vedder Campsite have washed…


District of Kent’s Update Regarding the Freshet

Kent/Agassiz – With the warm weather and spring rain comes the the tradition of keeping an eye on the freshet. With the high that normal winter snow pack, all eyes are on the Rivers. The District of Kent issued their…