For some areas in the North Thompson now is the time to get prepared for a flood. To prepare before a flood be proactive now and learn how to protect your house and property and make an emergency plan including packing to go bags just in case.
Once the flood hits your area, make sure to follow flood advisories and warnings to avoid bad surprises and know what the evacuation stages look like.
After the flood, once you are cleared to go home, know how to manage mould and other health risks and how to claim insurance.
Preparedness BC has published a Flood Preparedness Guide which you can download from their website. Lots of useful tips are easy to access here not just for disasters like floods but also wildfires and more. Take a look today and be prepared tomorrow.