This page is your resource guide to weblinks for additional information on a variety of topics from preparedness to air quality to weather to evacuations to disaster planning.
Preparedness: Learn how to prepare for the unexpected by planning, making go kits and practicing evacuations
Weather: Stay up to date on the latest weather.
The National Weather Service – Medford, Oregon https://www.weather.gov/mfr/
Road and Weather Conditions: It’s always a good idea to check the road and weather conditions before you travel. Oregon Department of Transportation https://www.tripcheck.com/
Air Quality Index: Health and air quality information. Air Now https://fire.airnow.gov/
Power Outages: For the latest information about power outages contact:
- Pacific Power https://www.pacificpower.net/outages-safety.html
- Douglas Electric Cooperative https://www.dec.coop/
- Central Lincoln PUD https://clpud.org/
Evacuations: Learn more about evacuation levels and the current evacuation notices in your area.
Douglas County Sheriff’s Office https://www.dcso.com/EVACUATIONS
Extreme Heat: Find out how to keep cool when temperatures rise.
Extreme Cold: Find out how to stay safe in extreme cold weather. https://www.weather.gov/dlh/extremecold
Wildfire Safety: Be prepared and know what to do if wildfires break out.
Fire Prevention: Learn how you can help increase community awareness about fire safety.
For more information on emergency preparedness upcoming events, or to get in touch with Emergency Manager Emily Ring, please call or email:
Phone: (541) 440-6025