Resources During an Incident

Websites

Sonoma County Sheriff Nixles
SoCoEmergency.org Active alerts and warnings
City of Healdsburg https://www.ci.healdsburg.ca.us/CivicAlerts.aspx?CID=23
Supervisor Gore District 4 Sign up for emails: james.gore@sonoma-county.org
Alert Wildfire Cameras Multiple cameras positioned throughout the north bay provide vantage points to notice fire activity.  Cameras shift their orientation and are managed by the State to enable good lines of sight on the fire – choose the camera direction you want by clicking on it on the map and it will enlarge.  Time lapse 15 min-1hour video of the activity to that point in time can be viewed as well.
PG&E PSPS and Power status Sign up for alerts, apply for medical baseline program, check for PSPS potential and power restoration status

Incident Maps

Info

CalFire Incident Maps

 

Overview of all CA incidents, can access fire specific info via map or name of the incident

 

NASA FIRMS (Fire Information Management System)

 

Link is targeted over our area – real time heat map

 

#Firemappers

 

Crowd sourced fire mapping, enter location in search window

 

NWCG – National Wildfire Coordinating Group

 

National Fire Situational Awareness map – use the menu on the left side to discover the layers in the map and the legend to symbols

 

Sonoma County Fire Maps

 

County specific information about fire and evacuation status

 

Sonoma County Road Closures Current status on road closures
CalOES (State Office of Emergency Services)

 

Comprehensive statewide map info derived from CalFire and all fire teams’ reporting.  Zoom to the fire you want to see.

 

Sartopo Many different layers to choose from

Apps

Broadcastify

 

Choose your local Sonoma County area – live feed of our REDCOM dispatch service for fires, can also use the website

 

Pulsepoint Set your preferences and type of notifications

Local Radio 

KRSO 103.5 FM, 94.5FM, 1350 AM Website, they have an app and you can listen from their website
KCBS 106.9 FM, 740 AM

Social Media

Facebook Site
CalFire Lake Napa Unit (LNU) https://www.facebook.com/CALFIRELNU/
Sonoma County Sheriff https://www.facebook.com/sonoma.sheriff

Daily briefings with CalFire

Supervisor Gore https://www.facebook.com/GoreCountry/

daily videos and updates

Supervisor Hopkins https://www.facebook.com/supervisorlyndahopkins/

daily updates

County of Sonoma https://www.facebook.com/CountyofSonoma
Sonoma County Dept of Emergency Management https://www.facebook.com/SoCoDEM

Daily briefings during incident, educational events

News of the Northbay https://www.facebook.com/newsofthenorthbay

video updates

City of Healdsburg  https://www.facebook.com/cityofhealdsburg
City of Santa Rosa https://www.facebook.com/cityofsantarosa

Facebook: Be sure to “like” the page you are interested in so that it shows up in your news feed. If you want to be notified when there is an update or for instance a news briefing or video click the “…” in the upper right corner of the page and choose “follow settings” then chose which kinds of notifications you want.

Twitter Site
Sonoma Scanners

 

https://twitter.com/sonomascanner?lang=en

 

Calfire LNU https://twitter.com/calfirelnu?lang=en

Wind, Weather, and Air Quality

Website Info
Windy.com

 

Real time wind activity in the area and forecasted wind patterns for 72 hours

 

Purpleair.com

 

Real time air quality, including PM 2.5

 

Fire.airnow.gov Click on yellow dot on side bar for legend
NOAA Weather Forecast Will show forecasted wind events, red flags, etc.
Red Flag Warning NWS Fire weather watch or RFW

Download Handout Incident links