The Water Security Agency (WSA) has released its Spring Runoff Potential forecast. In a March 9 news release, the WSA forecast near normal spring runoff for most of the province, except for southeastern Saskatchewan and areas west of Hudson Bay, where runoffs may be above normal.
Regardless of the flood forecast, it is always a wise idea to prepare. The Government of Canada has launched Flood Ready to encourage Canadians to take action and adopt proactive flooding mitigation measures. Read the brochure for information on making your community more flood ready; and use your social networks to share the infographic with residents to help them avoid flood damage.