FREDERICTON (GNB) – Sand and sandbags are available at locations across the province for residents who require them.

An updated list of locations that have sand and sandbags is available online.

Updates on information related to the potential for flooding or ice jams, including 24/7 emergency updates, is available online.

Water levels along the St. John River are expected to rise over the coming days. Several areas along the river have passed or will reach flood stage in the forecast period, including: 

  • Saint-François

  • Clair / Fort Kent

  • Baker-Brook

  • Saint-Hilaire

  • Edmundston

  • Iroquois

  • Sainte-Anne de Madawaska

  • Saint-Léonard

  • Fredericton

  • Maugerville

  • Jemseg

  • Grand Lake

  • Sheffield / Lakeville Corner

  • Oak Point

  • Quispamsis / Saint John

Flood level five-day forecasts are available online for the Upper St. John River and the lower part of the St. John River.