Sécurité publique - Public Safety


The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) through the Emergency Management Organization (EMO) monitors flood conditions and conducts preparedness activities across the NWT.

Communities are the lead on response and recovery activities and are supported by the GNWT as needed.

Water Monitoring Bulletin

Public Safety Bulletin

Be Ready for Floods

Flood season typically begins in late April in the NWT. Many communities are located along rivers and lakes, which means there’s a potential for flooding every year. Know the risks, protect your property, and Be Ready.

For information on Flood Preparedness, visit https://www.gov.nt.ca/BeReady

Evacuation Orders 

There are no evacuation orders in effect due to flood.

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Last modified: 
June 14, 2023