Torrential rains again pounded Castlegar on Tuesday afternoon

Torrential rains again pounded Castlegar on Tuesday afternoon

Thunderstorm wreaks more havoc in Castlegar

Afternoon storm punishes area already reeling with water fears

  • Jul. 17, 2012 2:00 p.m.



It came down in buckets on Tuesday afternoon. A number of residences and homes took the brunt, with many residents and business people mopping up long after the heavy rain subsided.

Highway 3A between Castlegar and Nelson was closed for a time due to mudslide concerns in the Thrums area.