Flood Information

Check this page often for all of the most current flood related information

Flood Estimation Maps

Check here for the most recent flood map links.

Get more advanced flood information here:


Inflow and Outflow levels via the Army Corps of Engineers:

Inflow / Outflow

Emergency Alerts

Get Emergency Alerts in Real-Time via Ready Kern & current Press Releases via a Subscription to KCFD News

County Provided Sandbags

Pick-Up Locations

3805 Chester Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301

12201 Round Mountain Rd.
Bakersfield, CA 93308

Sandbag Preparedness

· Place sandbags at entry points to prevent water intrusion

· Stack sandbags in a pyramid shape for stability

· Fill sandbags no more than 2/3 full

· Fold the top of each sandbag down for a tight seal


Additional Flood Resources

Isabella Dam Water Flow Update

The Kern County Fire Department is monitoring water levels as our County prepares for potential flooding due to snowmelt.

Watch now for important information on how water flows from the Isabella Dam.

How Water Flows through Kern County

The Kern County Fire Department is proud to be of service and will continue to keep you informed.

Check back frequently for updates

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