The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has extended the flood warning within Lake Nipissing, the Sturgeon River and French River until next Thursday.

The ministry says all three bodies of water have higher than normal water levels and more rain is in the forecast for the next few days.

Meantime, the North Bay-Mattawa Conservation Authority has extended its flood warning until next Wednesday.

Officials say 13 mm of precipitation is forecasted for Saturday in the North Bay-Mattawa area.

(file photo by station staff)

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