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Follow the link for the latest Sonoma County road conditions as of 10/13/17

http://roadconditions.sonoma-county.org/

Friday Morning Update for Santa Rosa Emergency 10/13/2017 @ 2:15 AM

As we begin the fifth day of this continuing emergency situation, we would like to express our gratitude to our community for your outpouring of support and caring for one another. We understand how difficult and frustrating this situation can be as many of you, your friends and family are displaced from your homes. Our goal is to provide you with information and resources to assist you through this devastating time.

California Statewide Fire Summary

Friday, October 13, 2017
 

Overnight firefighters continued their battle against 17 wildfires that have

burned 221,754 acres. Several of the wildfires merged with other fires, while

full containment was made on three other.

While several of the fires experienced winds overnight they were relatively

light, but a Red Flag Warning has been issued for later tonight when winds are

expected to increase again. Tonight the winds are forecast to be stronger that

County of Sonoma Fire News

Emergency response agencies throughout Sonoma County continue fighting numerous fires throughout the county; advisory and mandatory evacuations are ongoing.

SANTA ROSA FIRE EMERGENCY INFORMATION 
 

UPDATED: Friday, October 13, 2017, 8:55AM

Friday Morning Update (Revised) (10/13/2017)


CONTACT INFORMATION

Santa Rosa Fire Info Line: 707-543-4511

For TDD, call 707-543-4536; or you may use the 711 Relay Service

For life-threatening emergencies dial 9-1-1

Sonoma County residents may qualify for FEMA assistance. 

Find out more here: https://www.fema.gov/disaster/4344

Santa Rosa, CA  –  October 12, 2017 at 11:20 PM 
 

The County of Sonoma announced today that William Rousseau, Clerk-Recorder-Assessor, and Erick Roeser, Auditor-Controller-Treasurer-Tax Collector, are working together on identifying and adjusting property values and tax bills on properties damaged by the recent fires in Sonoma County.  

Confirmed Evacuation Areas
 

Santa Rosa, CA  –  October 12, 2017 at 10:35 PM

Mandatory evacuation orders means it is unsafe to remain or re-enter that area.

Advisory evacuation means residents are under advisory and should consider readying for evacuation should the situation worsen.

Evacuation Areas

The following areas remain under mandatory evacuation orders unless otherwise indicated.

Agua Caliente Advisory Evacuations

The Sonoma County Coroner’s Office has positively identified the following decedents and their next of kin have been advised.
 

• Carol Collins-Swasey, 76 years old from Santa Rosa 

• Lynne Anderson Powell, 72 years old from Santa Rosa 

• Arthur Tasman Grant, 95 years old from Santa Rosa 

• Suiko Grant, 75 years old from Santa Rosa 

• Donna Mae Halbur, 80 years old from Larkfield (Santa Rosa) 

• Leroy Peter Halbur, 80 years old from Larkfield (Santa Rosa) 

• Valerie Lynn Evans, 75 years old from Santa Rosa 

Missing People:

  • Register you’re safe or find people who have registered as safe on the American Red Cross site: https://safeandwell.org/ 
     
  • Call (707) 565-3856 to report a missing person. If you make a report and then locate them, please call the hotline again to report the person found.

County of Sonoma - Community Information

Published:  October 12, 2017 at 2:00 PM

Current Evacuations: 

Statement from Sonoma County Superintendent of Schools Steve Herrington on School Closures Due to Fire

Oct. 12, 2016  

As we face the many challenges of this fire, I am being asked why schools aren’t re-opening and when they will reopen. I know that families are eager to have a sense of safety and normalcy restored by having their children return to daily routines, so I wanted to explain the numerous reasons that many schools must remain closed for the time being. 

Sonoma County Transit will resume limited operation on Friday, October 13.

The following routes will operate on Saturday schedules, unless noted:

10 & 12 – Saturday schedule, normal routing

20 – Saturday schedule, normal routing

24 – Saturday schedule, normal routing

28 – Weekday schedule, normal routing

44 & 48 – Saturday schedule, normal routing

66 – Saturday schedule, normal routing

67 – Saturday schedule, normal routing

68 – Weekday schedule, normal routing

Follow this link to get the latest Sonoma County road closures due to the fire conditions as of 10/12/17

http://roadconditions.sonoma-county.org

The Sheriff's Office can confirm 15 fire-related deaths.

There are approximately 1,000 reports of missing people.  Of those, 603 people have been found safe.  Approximately 400 are still missing.

To report a missing person, call 707-565-3856.  Please call when you find someone so we can focus our resources on searching for those people who are still missing.

Address/Location
Sonoma County Sheriff's Office
2796 Ventura Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

California State Parks announced today that it is opening campsites at Sonoma Coast State Park and Salt Point State Park to residents affected by Northern California fires. 

Although not an official evacuation site, campsites will be open to meet the temporary immediate needs of displaced residents. 

Campsites will be available at Bodega Dunes Campground and Wrights Beach within Sonoma Coast State Park and Woodside Campground within Salt Point State Park. Services available at these sites include showers, bathrooms, drinking water and trash bins. 

SONOMA COUNTY JOB LINK EMERGENCY RESPONSE 
 

Our community is suffering through many impacts due to the fires. For those of you who’ve lost homes, jobs or businesses, we extend our deepest condolences; and we’d like to help. If you are without work due to the fires you may be eligible for unemployment benefits. Individuals may apply directly through any of the methods below. 

To apply for unemployment you may:

1.      Apply online

Here is a link to the real-time CalTrans road map of emergency areas and road closures for northern California, as of 10/12/17 1:10 pm

http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/

About the wildfires in Northern California  

Last updated October 12, 2017, at 10:00 a.m.  

In coordination with Cal Fire and other first responders, PG&E is responding to multiple fires throughout our service area, including the Tubbs and Atlas fires in Sonoma and Napa counties, the Redwood Complex fires in Mendocino County, the Cherokee and LaPorte fires in Butte County, the Point fire in Calaveras County and more.

California Statewide Fire Summary

Thursday, October 12, 2017

UPDATED: Thursday, October 12, 2017, 9:34 AM

Thursday Morning Update (10/12/17)  
 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Santa Rosa Fire Info Line: 707-543-4511

For TDD, call 707-543-4536; or you may use the 711 Relay Service

For life-threatening emergencies dial 9-1-1

Confirmed Evacuation Areas

Santa Rosa, CA  –  October 12, 2017 at 7:18 AM

Mandatory evacuation orders means it is unsafe to remain or re-enter that area.

Advisory evacuation means residents are under advisory and should consider readying for evacuation should the situation worsen. 
 

Evacuation Areas 

The following areas remain under mandatory evacuation orders unless otherwise indicated.

Agua Caliente Advisory Evacuations 

Evacuation Centers

Published: October 12, 2017 @ 5:42 AM

Currently Open

The following centers are open and accepting people evacuated.

Cloverdale

Guerneville

From the Santa Rosa Police Department @ 8:52 PM 10/11/17

NEW: Advisory Evacuation Area 

The Santa Rosa Police Department is issuing an ADVISORY evacuation area for northeast Santa Rosa (see included map). This is a VOLUNTARY evacuation as the fire is not an imminent threat, but the conditions may change quickly. Please monitor the weather and stay alert. 

The advisory evacuation area spans from: 

Missing People:  

Residents can register that they are safe, and loved ones can look for someone who has registered themselves as safe on the American Red Cross site https://safeandwell.org/. Call (707) 565-3856 to report a missing person. If you report a person missing and then locate them, please call the hotline again to report the person found.

Click link for Sonoma County Road Closure Map: https://goo.gl/8t6tnu

Sonoma County Update on Multiple Fires 

Santa Rosa, CA  –  October 11, 2017 at 2:45 PM  –

Emergency response agencies throughout Sonoma County continue to fight numerous fires in the County. The County’s Emergency Operations Center remains active and is staffed around the clock. CAL FIRE continues to release fire activity and containment information at approximately 7:00am and 7:00pm daily at fire.ca.gov.. There are 11 confirmed fatalities from the emergency.

Missing People:

Here is the most current list of Evacuation Centers that KRCB-FM has available to us:

Evacuation Centers

Published:  October 11, 2017 at 3:10 AM

Currently Open

The following centers are open and accepting people evacuated.

Cloverdale

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