New gate barriers installed on Marine Drive were used for the first time with this road closure.
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Slater Road had been closed since Friday evening.
The next flood event is forecast to occur in a few days after another round of heavy local and mountain rains.
"Slater Road and Marine Drive will flood and [are] expected to be shut down Friday night, probably for 3-4 days."
The current Nooksack River level forecast at Ferndale warns of the river cresting within the official "Moderate Flood Stage" range.
The road had been closed since Tuesday afternoon due to river flooding.
Current and updated road closure information can be viewed on the MFN Traffic Page.