Department of Emergency Management

Emergency History Since 1995

Department of Emergency Management Sonoma County 750

Statistics

  • 23 Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Activations
  • 14 Proclamations of Local Emergency
  • 9 Gubernatorial Disaster Proclamations 
  • 7 Presidential Emergency/Disaster Declarations

Emergency Events 2019

  • Kincade Fire - October 23 - November 7
    • EOC Activation
  • PG&E Power Shutoff – October  
    • EOC Activation
  • February Flooding – February 
    • EOC Activation

Emergency Events 2018

  • PG&E Power Shutoff – October 
    • EOC Activation

Emergency Events 2017

  • LNU Complex Fires – October
    • EOC Activation
  • Four-Peat Flood – February 
    • EOC Activation
  • Double Crest Flood – January
    • EOC Activation

Emergency Events 2015

  • Valley Fire – September 2015   
    • EOC Activation
  • Napa Earthquake – August 2014  
    • EOC Activation

Emergency Events 2013

  • Officer Involved Shooting Protests - October 29 & November 5
    • EOC Activated

Emergency Events 2012

  • Holiday Near Flood - December 2
    • EOC Activated

Emergency Events 2011

  • Drought (2011 – 2019)
    • Local Emergency
  • Great Tohoku Tsunami - March 11
    • EOC Activated
    • Gubernatorial Proclamation
    • Presidential Declaration

Emergency Events 2009

  • H1N1 Event - April through May
    • Local Emergency

Emergency Events 2007

  • San Francisco Bay Oil Spill - November 7
    • Local Emergency
    • Gubernatorial Proclamation

Emergency Events 2006

  • Spring Flooding - March 29 through April 16
    • Local Emergency
    • Gubernatorial Proclamation
    • Presidential Declaration
  • New Year's Flood - December 30, 2005 - January 4, 2006
    • EOC Activated
    • Local Emergency
    • Gubernatorial Proclamation
    • Presidential Declaration

Emergency Events 2004

  • Geysers Fire - September 3 through 7
    • EOC Activated
    • Local Emergency

Emergency Events 2002

  • December Winter Storms - December 
    • Local Emergency

Emergency Events 1999

  • February Winter Storm - February 8 through 10 
    • Local Emergency
    • Gubernatorial Proclamation

Emergency Events 1998

  • 1998 - Flood of '98 (Rio Nido) - February 2, 1998 - January 4, 2000
    • EOC Activated
    • Local Emergency
    • Gubernatorial Proclamation
    • Presidential Declaration

Emergency Events 1997

  • Superbowl Flood - January 25 
    • EOC Activated 
  • New Year's Flood - December 30, 1996 - January 4, 1997
    • EOC Activated
    • Local Emergency
    • Gubernatorial Proclamation
    • Presidential Declaration

Emergency Events 1996

  • Porter Creek Fire - October 27-28
    • EOC Activated 
  • Cavedale Fire - July 31 - August 5
    • EOC Activated
    • Local Emergency
  • Jenner Sand barrier - July 3 - August 5
    • Local Emergency
  • February Winter Storm - February 4-5
    • EOC Activated

Emergency Events 1995

  • December Winter Storm - December 11-12
    • EOC Activated
    • Local Emergency
  • Flood of '95, Part II - March 7-15
    • EOC Activated
    • Local Emergency
    • Gubernatorial Proclamation
    • Presidential Declaration
  • Flood of '95, Part I - January 8-31
    • EOC Activated
    • Local Emergency
    • Gubernatorial Proclamation
    • Presidential Declaration
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