There Is Currently 1 Active Wildfires in Sonoma County.

The Point Fire began just outside the marina at Lake Sonoma in the far north portion of Sonoma County at about 12:45 p.m. Sunday, June 16.  This is a largely unpopulated area northwest of Healdsburg and southwest of Cloverdale in the Dry Creek area.  Travel is restricted in the fire zone with a few roads closed toward the upper portion of the Dry Creek Valley. At this point, there is no impact to travel in or around Sonoma County via major roads, the airport or other public transportation routes. Detailed information can be found at SoCoEmergency.org.

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Emergency Alerts & Info

View detailed information during active emergencies in Sonoma County by visiting SoCo Emergency. Sign up to receive alerts to your phone and/or email:

  • SoCo Alert, use the link or call (707)565-1369 for more information
  • Nixle, use the link or TEXT YOUR ZIP CODE TO 888777 to opt in for mobile alerts.

Additional Resources

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Visitors — Be Prepared

  • Sonoma County’s Mediterranean climate, distinguished by warm, wet winters and calm, dry summers, creates conditions that are ideal for agriculture, but also may result in occasional seasonal weather-related events.
  • Sonoma County is a large region encompassing more than 1,500 square miles. Most often weather-related issues occur in one portion of the county with the great majority of the area completely unaffected.
  • When traveling to any destination, especially during the peak time periods for weather-related events, visitors should be aware of the potential for a situation that will require immediate action. All travel-related cautions should be considered when making arrangements for any trip.
  • Travelers should consult a reputable traveler checklist such as the following before traveling: Travelers from abroad click here and domestic travelers click here.
  • Sonoma County recently formed the Office of Recovery & Resiliency and is actively working on region-wide systems and programs to help ensure it is prepared for any weather-related event.
  • The media often overstates a situation to grab attention. Should media reports mention Sonoma County, consult either your lodging property or Sonoma County Tourism (800) 576-6662 or (707) 522-5800 or on social media via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updated and accurate information.
  • Read the local Sonoma County news: Press Democrat