Safety Reminders Ahead of Incoming Storm

On Display Indefinitely

Media Release Paul Nerland County Administrative Officer (County of Fresno Seal)

August 18, 2023
Sonja Dosti | Public Information Officer
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FRESNO, CA – As Hurricane Hilary hits landfall and the residual storm makes its way to the Central Valley, Fresno County may experience rainfall of up to .5 inches.

Fresno County residents can still access the web page, for information and updates on roads, sandbags, power outages, and weather. The County encourages the public to check the web page as well as the Fresno County and Fresno County Sheriff social media accounts for updates and emergency information.

To receive alerts, residents should download the Everbridge app Residents should report road hazards to

Fresno County also reminds the public of these safety tips:

  • Do not travel in flooded areas and to turn around.
  • Turn on your headlights when using windshield wipers.
  • Report plugged culverts and washed-out roadways.
  • Avoid recreational travel, especially to the foothills and mountains.
  • Stock up on supplies and batteries in the event of a power outage.