California has been hit by multiple monstrous weather events today and here is a Sit Rep of what is happening in their State.


CLOSED. I-80 at the NV State line and Colfax – 12/31/2022 18:15 PT. (Source/Photo Credit: CHP Truckee)

Source/Photo Credit: Caltrans District 3


TRAFFIC ALERT. HWY 50 at the Twin Bridges chain checkpoint – 12/31/2022 16:11 PT. (Source/Video Credit: Caltrans District 3)


TRAFFIC ALERT – HWY 50 EB in Pollock Pines/Echo Summit – 12/31/2022 15:32PT. (Source/Video Credit: Caltrans District 3)

UNSUNG HEROES – Caltrans District 10 serves Alpine, Amador, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Stanislaus and Tuolumne counties. Today around 1430 hours PT, they were captured in action clearing drains and roads heavily impacted by heavy rain which fell over the area. (Source/Photo Credit: Caltrans District 10)


OAKLAND’S FINEST – Dr. Reginald Freeman, OFD’s Fire Chief made his rounds today at various firehouses while his firefighters were busy responding to structure fires and other big incidents – 12/31/2022 18:32 PT (Source/Photo Credit: Chief Freeman OFD Fire Chief)


FLOOD REPORT – As of 12/31/2022, 12:11 PT. Posted at 18:49 PT. (Source/Photo Credit: SF Water Power Sewer)

EMERGENCY ALERTS – For San Francisco Emergency Alerts and Notifications, sign up at For active SFFD incidents the media is encouraged to FIRST email @SFFDPIO at or call 415-558-3404. (Source: San Francisco Department of Emergency Management).

PUBLIC WORKS – Sandbagging activities in operation – 12/31/2022, 14:07PT (Source: San Francisco Public Works)

SAN FRANCISCO AIRPORT – 12/31/2022 10:54 PT (Source: Caltrans District 4)


EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT (County) – 12/31/2022 15:13 PT. (Source/Photo Credit: Alameda County Sheriff’s Office.)

(c) 2022 NW Fire Blog – 12/31/2022 19:05 PT