Flooding in Southern Alberta

A picture speaks a thousand words…please pray for us here in Southern Alberta.

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Black Diamond/High River

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Bragg Creek Trading Post

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3 Responses to Flooding in Southern Alberta

  1. Lynn says:

    The top picture is taken in Canmore after the Cougar Creek turned into a raging river.
    Picture 2 is a home on the banks of Cougar Creek.
    Picture 3 is in High River where the entire town was evacuated yesterday.
    Picture 4 is a flooded street.
    Picture 5 is of the Bragg Creek Trading Post…a favorite stop for us whenever we drove into Bragg Creek.
    Picture 6 flooding in the streets of Calgary
    Picture 7 Main street in High River
    Picture 8 Aerial view of Calgary. Downtown Calgary is closed this morning due to flooding in the downtown core.
    Picture 9 and 10 The Stampede Grounds are flooded as well and the Zoo is taking emergency measures to move all the animals to higher ground.

  2. Anne Payne says:

    Lynn, I am so sorry y’all are experiencing such destructive weather. The pictures are sobering. Praying for everyone’s safety!

    • Lynn says:

      Thanks Anne. I was born and raised in Calgary. Never thought I would ever see this kind of devastation in my home town. Calgary is set to host the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth – the Calgary Stampede in two weeks! Not even flood waters will stop the event! Shows our resiliency of spirit don’t you think?

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