Trees on an island in the Clearwater River stand in the water as extreme warm weather causes high elevation snowfields and glaciers to melt, resulting in a second high water peak. The photo was taken in North Thompson Provincial Park near the Clearwater’s junction with the North Thompson. Raft Peak is in the background. (Photo by Keith McNeill)

Trees on an island in the Clearwater River stand in the water as extreme warm weather causes high elevation snowfields and glaciers to melt, resulting in a second high water peak. The photo was taken in North Thompson Provincial Park near the Clearwater’s junction with the North Thompson. Raft Peak is in the background. (Photo by Keith McNeill)

The Clearwater River rose to high levels during the heat wave

Trees on an island in the Clearwater River stand in the water as extreme warm weather causes high elevation snowfields and glaciers to melt, resulting in a second high water peak. The photo was taken in North Thompson Provincial Park near the Clearwater’s junction with the North Thompson. Raft Peak is in the background. (Photo by Keith McNeill)