Local Weather and Flood
For weather information, log on
to: http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/fgz/. From
this page, you can select Cottonwood or Cornville and other areas for local weather
Please read the information below for potential flooding and information. For flood levels log onto:
For weather warnings and other information log onto: http://www.regionalinfo-alert.org/
To sign up for free severe weather alerts and alerts for health, homeland
and cyber emergencyies, visit: http://www.emergencyemail.org/add.asp?src=&lc=25040.
As specific impacts are identified, Yavapai County Office of Emergency Management will
provide additional information. Impacts due to precipitation at higher elevations creates the possibility
for flooding or significant river rise along the Oak Creek, Verde River, and Agua Fria
Code Red - Yavapai County Emergency Notification
For information on, or to enroll in Code Red for emergency notifications from Yavapai
County, please visit the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office website at: http://www.ycsoaz.gov/community/emergency-preparedness/ens/.
Shelter in Place & Evacuation
Residents who live in areas at risk of flooding may become isolated
and should prepare to shelter in place by having the following emergency items on hand:
Extra medications (for people and animals).
A three (3) day supply of drinking water (2 gallons per person per day for
cooking and hygiene).
Food that will not spoil.
First aid kit.
Battery powered radio.
Flashlight (and extra batteries).
Credit card, cash, traveler's checks, or checkbook.
Sanitation supplies/personal hygiene items.
Special items for infants, elderly, disabled family members.
Provisions / accommodations for livestock and pets.
Extra set of car keys.
Car filled with gas.
If you are evacuated, bring the above items plus:
Change of clothing.
Blankets or sleeping bags.
Secure your valuables.
Unplug or turn off appliances (except refrigerators and freezers).
Lock doors and windows.
Help your neighbors, especially those who are elderly, disabled, or that have
Advise friends, relatives, or local emergency agencies of your
For more information on Emergency Preparedness, visit Yavapai
County's website at http://www.ycsoaz.gov/community/emergency-preparedness/.
For more information on Flood Safety, visit Yavapai County's website at