Nehalem Bay

Fire & Rescue

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 such as food, water, and medicine?

If you are in a Tsunami inundation zone, do you know where to go to be safe?
What if you are 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

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:

Tillamook County Emergency Management

Check out the Tillamook County Emergency Management website for information:


Use this button to download the Nehalem Bay Tsunami Evacuation Map:

Today's Fire Danger

Current Burn Restrictions

On October 15, 2022 the burn ban that effect July 15, 2022 was lifted.  Burning allowed with valid permit. If wind event, please adhere to burn restriction recommendations. If Red Flag Warning, please no outdoor fires of any kind (recreational fires, burn barrels, charcoal grills, smoking, etc.) and restrict use of power equipment.  

During fire season, usually June 1 through September 30, check burn restrictions prior to burning.

Burn piles larger than 5 feet in height and 10 feet in diameter
require a site inspection and a Provisional Burn Permit. 

Nehalem River Flood Gauge

For the current Nehalem River level at Foss: