THERE ARE CURRENTLY 3 POSITIVE CASES OF COVID-19 IN CURRY COUNTY AS OF 8PM 4/5/2020.

Curry County Office of Emergency Management

Fire

Earthquakes

Flooding

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Extreme weather, limited access, and dry, overgrown forests can make fire suppression difficult. Additionally, fires in multiple locations can easily strain available local fire protection resources. 

Flooding

Earthquakes

Flooding

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 Flooding results when rain and/or snow melt creates water flow that exceed the carrying capacity of rivers, streams, channels, ditches, and other watercourses. 

Earthquakes

Earthquakes

Severe Weather

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  Earthquakes occur in Oregon every day. Every few years, an earthquake is large enough for people to feel, and every few decades there is an earthquake that causes damage.  

Severe Weather

Severe Weather

Severe Weather

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 On the Oregon Coast we experience  moderate temperatures, however during the fall and winter months we can experience severe thunderstorms and winters can bring severe winds.  

Hazard Waves

Severe Weather

Hazard Waves

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 Sneaker waves and King tides are a very serious threat on the Oregon Coast. It is good to check frequently for hazardous wave conditions and never turn your back on the ocean.

Tsunamis

Severe Weather

Hazard Waves

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 Though not common, tsunamis can pose a threat to the Oregon Coast. They are long high sea waves caused by an earthquake, submarine landslide, or other disturbance. 

Landslides

Infectious Disease

Infectious Disease

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With rain and moisture comes the threat of landslides. These can also be triggered by earthquakes.

Infectious Disease

Infectious Disease

Infectious Disease

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 Health emergencies can vary in size from an outbreak of food poisoning at a community event to a pandemic illness. It’s important to learn how to keep yourself and your family as safe as possible.