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More rain in the Okanagan; localized flooding in Vernon

Megan Turcato/Global News

Heavy rain poured down in the Okanagan on Thursday evening, as the City of Vernon closed Polson Park due to localized flooding.

There were also several other showers earlier in the day.

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More rain is in the forecast.

Polson Park is now gated off, as the Vernon Creek has spilled it’s banks.

The public is asked to stay out, and away from all creeks and creek banks.

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There is a road closure on 24th Avenue between 34th Street and 39th Street.

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Crews are checking for creek blockages, flooded areas, and open manholes across the city.

 

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