UPDATE: 3:12 p.m
Highway 33 remains closed due to a washout between Three Forks Road and Philpott Road south of Kelowna.
There is a detour via Highway 97 and Highway 33 to Highway 3 at Rock Creek. A detour for light traffic only is available via KLO Road to McCulloch Road to Highway 33 on a 25 km gravel road.
The next DriveBC update is at 6 p.m.
via @DriveBC - #BCHwy33 is closed. Crews are addressing a washout between Three Forks Rd and Philpott Rd south of #Kelowna. Detour: Highway 33 to #BCHwy3 Rock Creek, #Osoyoos.— BC Transportation (@TranBC) June 10, 2020
Detour for light traffic only via KLO Rd to McCulloch Rd to Hwy 33. 25km of gravel road. pic.twitter.com/yMeFqytYnn
UPDATE: 9 a.m.
LIGHT TRAFFIC DETOUR via KLO Rd to McCulloch Rd to Hwy 33. 25km of gravel. #BCHwy33 #Kelowna – highway closed 1km South of Philpott Rd and Three Forks due to a washout. Detour #BCHwy97/#BCHwy3 Rock Creek #Osoyoos, Estimated reopening time u/k. Check @DriveBC for further updates.— AIMRoads (@AimRoads) June 10, 2020
Residents of Joe Rich are reporting two possible mudslides on Highway 33, Wednesday morning.
One resident claims the highway at Three Forks Road is partially collapsed.
DriveBC is reporting debris on the road between Three Forks Road and Philpott Road for about 2.7 km. A detour is available from Highway 33 to Highway 3 through Rock Creek.
The time for reopening is unknown.
A fallen tree in Joe Rich has completely closed Highway 33 east of Kelowna.
At 4:05 a.m. on June 10, Aim Roads reported debris on highway 33, which caused Highway 33 to close between Three Forks Road and Philpott Road.
Hwy 33 -debris on road and highway now closed between Three Forks Road and Philpott Road. No detour available, assessment in progress. Access www.driveBC for further updates. @TranBC_OKS @DriveBC_TOK #Okanagan pic.twitter.com/RSYSKuobP5— AIMRoads (@AimRoads) June 10, 2020
At 6:22 a.m., DriveBC reported an assessment was in progress with a local detour available on Highway 33 to Highway 3 Rock Creek, Osoyoos.
UPDATE - CLOSED -#BCHwy33 Tree down on road between Three Forks Rd and Philpott Road. Assessment in progress, local detour available. Next update at 6PM. For more info please see: https://t.co/GFVaLFXeqm #KelownaBC— DriveBC TOK (@DriveBC_TOK) June 10, 2020
DriveBC will provide the next update on Wednesday, June 10 at 6 p.m.