Active Events

County of Riverside Active Events


County of Riverside Emergency Operations Center (EOC) activated to DUTY OFFICER status (normal state)


Burn Scar Flood and Debris Flow Information

Know your risk! Review our Storm Ready page to learn about the dangers of mud and debris flows following wildfire and the safety steps you must take to prepare. 

All residents in burn areas are reminded to be vigilant and prepared to evacuate if public safety officials determine evacuations are necessary. Flooding, mud flows and debris flows can happen at any time.

If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1

Get emergency information for your address via phone, mobile phone, email and text by registering for Alert RivCo.  


FAIRVIEW FIRE (Hemet-Temecula area)


9/19, 9 am -- A wildland fire In the unincorporated area near Hemet began Monday, September 5th. For official fire updates, click here.

A Recovery Call Center was opened to assist residents who had their home damaged or destroyed in Fairview Fire. For additional recovery information, click here. To request assistance, please complete the following webform, here.

Information Call Center -- Residents looking for general county services can call 2-1-1 for assistance. This number is not for fire information. For information on fire activity, please call (951) 940-6985.

Evacuation Centers

All evacuations have been canceled. The evacuation centers have closed. Please contact American Red Cross if you have any sheltering needs. The number is (800) RED-CROSS.

Animal Evacuations

  • Riverside County Animal Services is assisting in the field and at its San Jacinto Animal Campus with pet needs, including owners of livestock.
  • The San Jacinto Animal Campus is located at 581 S. Grand Ave., San Jacinto.
  • Animal Services can be reached at (951) 358-7387

View interactive map here:


9/7/2022 -- LOCAL EMERGENCY Proclaimed for Riverside County in response to Fairview Fire (Click to view proclamation)


Southern California Edison Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS)


When there are extreme and potentially dangerous weather conditions, power companies may need to call a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) event. During these events, they will proactively turn off power in high fire risk areas to reduce the threat of wildfires. The County of Riverside does not control PSPS. For more information on PSPS, please visit the Southern California Edison PSPS website or call (800) 611-1911.

A map has been created to show information related to PSPS activities in Riverside County (map for illustration-click on map for current impacts). It can be found here.


Maps and names of SCE circuits can be found on the Southern California Edison website, here.

For information on Cooling or Warming Centers in Riverside County, a directory can be found here.


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** Check with individual cities for their current information.