According to a news article posted on April 17th, 2017, heavy rainfall has Quebec on watch after heavy rainfalls. Rainfall from Sunday has caused large bodies of water to rise and also flooding to spread. It was reported that streams and rivers in the area have reached their water capacities. Over the next few days it is expected that these water levels will continue to rise or they could potentially do the opposite and proceed to slow down. Because of the steady rain it has caused many routes to close due to the excessive amounts of rainfall and flooding.