PHOTOS: Abbotsford hit hard by flooding after heavy rainfall

A farmer off of North Parallel Road drives his tractor through water. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)A farmer off of North Parallel Road drives his tractor through water. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Two cars are currently stranded in water on N. Parallel Road. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)Two cars are currently stranded in water on N. Parallel Road. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Someone’s driveway off of N Parallel Road is completely submerged. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)Someone’s driveway off of N Parallel Road is completely submerged. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
DeLair Park is subject to flooding, who knew? (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)DeLair Park is subject to flooding, who knew? (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
A local kayaks in a new lake at DeLair Park. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)A local kayaks in a new lake at DeLair Park. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
The view from high above Eagle Mountain. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)The view from high above Eagle Mountain. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
South Parallel Road has turned into an undriveable lake in some stretches. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)South Parallel Road has turned into an undriveable lake in some stretches. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
South Parallel Road has turned into an undriveable lake in some stretches. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)South Parallel Road has turned into an undriveable lake in some stretches. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
N Parallel Road has serious flooding. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)N Parallel Road has serious flooding. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Farmland south of Highway 1 has seen severe flooding. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)Farmland south of Highway 1 has seen severe flooding. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Someone’s driveway now underwater. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)Someone’s driveway now underwater. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
DeLair Park has been flooded in many parts. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)DeLair Park has been flooded in many parts. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
DeLair Park has been flooded in many parts. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)DeLair Park has been flooded in many parts. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Land near N Parallel Road remains flooded. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)Land near N Parallel Road remains flooded. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Land near N Parallel Road remains flooded. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)Land near N Parallel Road remains flooded. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Land near N Parallel Road remains flooded. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)Land near N Parallel Road remains flooded. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
A house’s backyard/farmland off of S. Parallel Road has been submerged. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)A house’s backyard/farmland off of S. Parallel Road has been submerged. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
DeLair Park has been flooded in many parts. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)DeLair Park has been flooded in many parts. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

The city of Abbotsford is under a local state of emergency after flooding and mudslides following heavy rainfall have rocked the city and surrounding areas.

The state of emergency will remain in effect for seven days – until Nov. 23 at midnight – unless cancelled before then.

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