Alberta Emergency Alerts are issued by the communities where a disaster or emergency is occurring. By signing up to receive this information directly, you will be better informed about potential risks to your health, safety or community.
There are many ways to sign up to receive alerts directly on your phone or computer. You may choose to subscribe or unsubscribe at any time.
If you have a Twitter account you can choose to follow the Alberta Emergency Alert account AB_EmergAlert
Or if you do not have a Twitter account but
wish to receive alerts via text messages to your phone, text
Follow AB_EmergAlert to 21212. Note: the text message service
is not available for TELUS Mobility customers at this time. TELUS Mobility
customers should choose one of the other options to receive alerts.
To stop receiving alerts from Twitter via text message, text
Unfollow AB_EmergAlert to 21212.
There may be a limit set by Twitter on the text messages you can receive.
If you are a Facebook member, visit the Alberta Emergency Alert page https://www.facebook.com/abemergalert Log in to your Facebook account and Like the page to see alerts in your news feed.
If you are not a Facebook member, you will need to create an account to receive alerts here.
Subscribe to alerts via RSS/Atom using http://www.emergencyalert.alberta.ca/aeapublic/feed.atom Alerts will display if you have your RSS reader open on your browser, computer or mobile device or if your email provider supports RSS emails.