Disaster Preparedness Information
Do you and your family have a plan for when a disaster strikes? Do you have a 72 hour kit that contains all the items you would need to survive? Items like food, water, and medicine. If you’re in a Tsunami inundation zone do you know where to go to be safe? What if you’re at work, the grocery store or other areas you frequent on a regular basis? How will you and your family survive? Get educated, get prepared and have a plan.
Below are links that can help you prepare.
REVERSE 911 your cell phone info: To sign up for Tillamook County Reverse 911 on your cell phone click on this link: Reverse 911 for cell text or voicemail Enter your local address and your out-of- area address to be notified in case of emergency in Tillamook County. Tillamook County landlines are already in the database.
Nehalem Bay Emergency Volunteer Corp
Check out the Emergency Volunteer Corps website for additional information: http://evcnb.org/
Tillamook County Emergency Management
Check out the Tillamook County Emergency Management website for additional information: http://www.co.tillamook.or.us/gov/EMGMGNT/default.htm
Check out the Tsunami Evacuation Map in PDF Format.
To open the file, click on the link: Nehalem River Valley, OR Tsunami Evacuation Map
Nehalem River Flood Gauge
Fore the current Nehalem River level at Foss: http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/hydrograph.php?wfo=pqr&gage=fsso3
Current Burn Restrictions
Open burning and burn barrels are PROHIBITED AT THIS TIME. Recreational fires are allowed in an authorized burn pit.