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Upcoming Storm Preparation

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Attention Cambria Residents!

As we prepare for the upcoming storms, here are some reminders to stay storm-safe!

What to expect:

  • Prepare for high winds with gusts up to 30+ MPH. We are expecting 2-3 inches of rain in the Cambria area from now until Friday morning, with possible flooding and hazardous driving conditions. Drive cautiously and do not cross flooded roadways.
  • Avoid creeks and rivers.
  • A high surf advisory is in effect from now until Thursday morning as well, so expect strong ocean rip currents and avoid the beach areas if possible.
  • Stay tuned for weather updates and evacuation notices if necessary. 

How to prepare:

  • Emergency Numbers: In case of emergency, dial 911.
  • Electrical Outage: Report electrical outages to PG&E at 1-800-743-5002.
  • Sandbag locations: Fill sandbags at the Cambria Dog Park (2021 Rodeo Grounds Rd.) or Lampton Park (Corner of Lampton and Windsor). Remember to bring your sandbags and shovels!
  • Sandbags and Shovels: Purchase these essentials at your local hardware store.
  • Charge Electronics: Ensure that your phones, laptops, and other essential devices are fully charged in case of power outages.
  • Stay informed: Keep an eye on weather forecasts and emergency alerts. Follow official instructions and be prepared to evacuate if necessary. 

As always, your Cambria Fire Department stands ready to respond and ensure the safety of our community. Your safety is our priority, so please take these steps seriously and help us keep you and our community safe!

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