According to the Ottawa River Regulation Planning Board the continued rainfall and snow melt will cause the water level in the Ottawa is set to surpass the May 2017 floods. in some cases by more than 70 cms.
All areas that were affected in 2017 are already affected or most likely will be.
On Thursday the City of Ottawa declared an emergency. Everything is being thrown at the flood , including the military.
Let’s see what the latest video on the river looks like on Friday afternoon.