Flood After Fire

Alerts and Warnings

Know your flood terminology:

  • Flood Watch: Flooding is possible.
  • Flood Warnings: Flooding will occur soon, move to higher ground.
  • Flash Flood Warning: Flooding is occurring; seek higher ground immediately.

Always listen to local officials and take appropriate action. This video can help you prepare for a flood.

Timely information on weather conditions like a flood can make a big difference. Take action if you receive an alert. Sign up for local alerts and warnings with our Emergency Notification System Mariposa County Sheriff's Alert You can find more information at https://calalerts.org.

Resources and Information

Check out this California Governor's Office of Emergency Services video about flooding following fires.

National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) After the Fire: Resources for Recovery