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Active Wildfires, Air Quality and Road Info 2019

Posted June 14th 2019

Updated: September 6, 2019






Active Wildfire Info  

For active wildfire information, please visit the Cal Fire Active Incidents webpage which also includes a California Statewide Fire Map.  

Cal Fire Active Incidents: https://www.fire.ca.gov/incidents/  

California Road Conditions  
For current California Road Conditions, please click on the link below. 

California Department of Transportation: http://www.dot.ca.gov/cgi-bin/roads.cgi   
You can also call 1-800.427.7623 for current highway conditions.   

CalTrans Webcams    
http://cwwp2.dot.ca.gov/vm/iframemap.htm 

Air Quality  
For information on current air quality, please visit Airnow.gov at the link below.   
AirNow:  http://www.airnow.gov/index.cfm?action=airnow.local_state&stateid=5&mapcenter=0&tabs=0#tabs-1   

Wildfire Preparedness  
Are you Ready for a Wildfire? Being Ready. Getting Set. Go Evacuation Guide. Also, please check out the Get Ready for Wildfire App. For more information, please click the Cal Fire link below. 

Cal Fire: Are you Ready for Wildfire? http://www.readyforwildfire.org/   

Wildfire Preparedness by the  American Red Cross. Please click the link below for information from the American Red Cross on how to prepare, respond during and recover after wildfires. This also includes a map of current wildfires in the USA.   
American Red Cross: http://www.redcross.org/prepare/disaster/wildfire   

American Red Cross list of Supplies to take with you if you need to evacuate.   
  • Water—one gallon per person, per day (3-day supply)
  • Food—non-perishable, easy-to-prepare items (3-day supply)
  • Flashlight
  • Battery-powered or hand-crank radio (NOAA Weather Radio, if possible)
  • Extra batteries
  • First aid kit
  • Medications (7-day supply) and medical items
  • Multi-purpose tool
  • Sanitation and personal hygiene items
  • Copies of personal documents (medication list and pertinent medical information, deed/lease to home, birth certificates, insurance policies)
  • Cell phone with chargers
  • Family and emergency contact information
  • Extra cash
  • Emergency blanket
  • Map(s) of the area
  • Other essential items that could not be replaced if they were destroyed   

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    Did you know that Smokey Bear is now online? Check out his website which includes a special kids' section, Smokey's journey though history and teaching resources. Please click on the following link for a visit: http://www.smokeybear.com.
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