Status: Floodwaters – ALERT
Due to the heavy precipitation forecasts tonight in the greater Montréal area, the city of Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, in collaboration with the Centre de la sécurité civile de Montréal, is continuously monitoring the situation for Rivière l’Anse-à-l’Orme, Lac des Deux-Montagnes and Lac St-Louis.
- Thursday: close to 10 to 20 mm of rain (during the night of Thursday to Friday)
- Friday: close to 5 to 10 mm of rain
Water levels and water flow are very high and still rising.
For properties near of Lac des Deux-Montagnes and Lac St-Louis, the risk of flooding is very high. As preventive measures, we recommend to concerned citizens to raise all items in their basement.
For properties close to the Rivière de l’Anse-à-l’Orme (northern sector), Timberlea-Trail iswe are constantly monitoring the river, the Leslie-Dowker, Meloche and Tremblay drainage ditches and the Leslie-Dowker pumping station. For this sector, the situation is still stable.
The Chemin de l’Anse-à-l’Orme between Chemin SenneTimberlea-Trail isclosed permanently until the Rivière de l’Anse-à-l’Orme regains its banks and the situation it is considered safe.
We invite citizens to remain highly vigilant and to be prepared to take action. For assistance of Public Works, please call at 514-457-1001. For emergency, please call 9-1-1.
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