Links

Weather

National Weather Service (NWS)
www.weather.gov     
Official U.S Weather, marine, fire, and aviation forecasts, warnings, metrological products, climate forecasts and information about meteorology.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) River Forecasts
www.water.weather.gov
Provides real-time data for local, State, and Federal river systems including warnings and forecasts, river observations, river forecasts, and flood-risk information.

American Red Cross Emergency App
http://www.redcross.org/mobile-apps/emergency-app
Emergency app giving you real-time weather alerts and safety information to help keep you and your family safe.

Emergency Management

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

www.fema.gov

Information on how to prepare and mitigate emergencies, apply for disaster assistance, learn about response and recovery.

American Red Cross (ARC)
www.redcross.org
Provides information on disaster relief, donating blood, training and certification classes, supporting America’s military families, and more…

United States Geological Survey (USGS)
www.usgs.gov
Provides educational information and real-time updates on earthquakes and other geological events.

California Emergency Services Association (CESA)
www.cesa.net
CESA is a professional association with representative from government agencies, utilities, academic institutions, businesses of all types, non-profits, and faith-based organization’s formed.  We are the leaders and practitioners in Preparedness, Response, Recovery, and Mitigation in California.

    General Fire Sites

    California Fire Chief’s Association (CalChiefs)
    www.calchiefs.org
    CalChiefs is a diverse, professional association whose vision is to be the voice of the California Fire Service for legislative issues, operational trends, and collaborative communications amongst California’s fire agencies.

    California State Firefighters’ Association (CSFA)
    www.csfa.net
    CSFA strives to be the fire service leader with regard to state and federal legislation, safety issues involving firefighters and the public-at-large, and provide in-service training programs to its members.

    Fire District’s Association of California (FDAC)
    www.fdac.org
    FDAC was the first organization to represent the special interests of California Fire Protection Districts, offering legislative support, training, and programs to help districts and their personnel.

    Mesothelioma
    www.mesotheliomagroup.com/firefighters
    For information on mesothelioma.

    Fire Prevention Sites

    Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM)
    www.osfm.fire.ca.gov
    The mission of the State Fire Marshal is to protect life and property through the development and application of fire prevention engineering, education, and enforcement.

    Other Sites

    San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District (SJVAPCD)
    www.valleyair.org
    The San Joaquin Valley Air District is a public health agency whose mission is to improve the health and quality of life for all Valley residents through efficient air quality-management strategies and programs. For example, the Check Before You Burn program lets you know if residential wood burning is allowable on any given day, based on air quality and the type of wood burning device.