Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students,
weather is expected over the next several days. Environment Canada has
issued the following rainfall warning for Metro Vancouver: https://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?bc42
Rainfall could exceed 60 mm on the North Shore with rain and strong winds redeveloping on Thursday evening and over the weekend.
Any high streamflow
advisories affecting the North Shore will be posted to the BC River Forecast Centre website: http://bcrfc.env.gov.bc.ca/warnings/index.htm
and guardians are urged to carefully monitor children in their care who
may play or visit areas in the vicinity of rivers and streams. Please
be extra cautious when walking and driving and watch for pedestrians,
especially in school zones.
The North Shore Emergency Management Office has information about fall weather, as well as tips for how to prepare for storms: http://nsemo.org/
As we enter the fall and winter storm season, please review the North Vancouver School District severe weather procedures: https://www.sd44.ca/District/WeatherProcedures/Pages/default.aspx
Thank you for your attention to this important safety message.
Superintendent of Schools
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North Vancouver School District
2121 Lonsdale Avenue
North Vancouver BC V7M 2K6