Category Archives: Emergency Info Update

“Be Prepared” – A Compendium of Earthquake Preparedness Resources

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It has now been 317 years + 1 day since the last Cascadia Subduction Zone Earthquake. We live in earthquake country – this January we had earthquakes in Sudden Valley, Birch Bay, and Ferndale.Those have been too small to feel, … Continue reading

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2nd Storm Of Week Has Arrived In Whatcom County

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The Songda Storm has arrived in Whatcom County with the onset of the peak winds is still set for 7:00 PM tonight, October 15, 2016.  There is no change in the revised predictions for higher winds for Whatcom County with gusts … Continue reading

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Potential For Significant Weather Through Sunday

The National Weather Service and Environment Canada models all show that Whatcom County will experience heavy rain and high winds over the next three days.  The total rainfall is projected to be at least a couple inches in the lowlands, and … Continue reading

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The First Storm Of The 2016/2017 Season Has Passed – Are You Ready For More?

This falls first High Wind Warning, as well as the first Gale Warning for our coastal waters have both passed without major impact.  It seems as though the coastal flooding of last winter, the last flood on the Nooksack, and the … Continue reading

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Fire off Woodstock Way

(Bellingham, WA) 4:00 PM- Fire crews continue to look for hot spots at the Sunset Pond Apt bldg E off of Woodstock Way, after a devastating fire that occurred in the 12 unit complex. The Mt. Baker Red Cross Chapter … Continue reading

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Phones down in 595 Prefixs

(Acme, WASH) Reports have come in that phone serves has gone down in 595 prefixes. Demming, Wickersham, and Acme currently have no phone service. Use a cell phone to call 911 or report to a local fire station if you … Continue reading

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