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Flagler Beach Florida - For the Latest Information Regarding Emergency Alerts for Storm Information 26 September 2022 ( news )
Flagler Beach , state Florida ( By Press Release office)
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ALERTFlagleris a no - cost countywide service that allows subscribers to sign up for a variety of emergency notifications based on their enrolled addresses . This allows subscribers to customize notifications and their delivery method from a variety of choices including phone calls , email , SMS/text message , or through a downloadable app . Please
sign - up or make changes to your account .
Emergency ......Alert System ( EAS ) is a national public warning system that requires broadcasters , cable television systems , and satellite radio/TV service providers to deliver emergency information from County , State , and Federal authorities . These alerts typically come across the radio or TV , preceded by a tone and may be audible and/or displayed on the screen . There is no cost to receive these alerts , and devices must be turned on to receive the alerts .
NOAA Weather Radio All Hazardsis a nationwide network of radio stations broadcasting continuous weather information directly from an area’s National Weather Service office . In addition to the weather information , this system broadcasts Emergency Alert System messages . In order to receive the weather information and EASs from this network a NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards receiver is required . These receivers are readily available at a variety of retailers . Many receivers have a feature that allows the radio to be turned on 24/7 , but only have the audio play out loud when it receives specific messages for our area .
This feature is known as Specific Area Messaging Encoding ( SAME ) .
The SAME code for Flagler County is 012035;
The frequencies to be used in the receiver for Flagler County are 162 . 400 MHz or 162 . 425 MHz
For assistance programming a receiver , please contact us at 386 - 313 - 4200 .
Wireless Emergency Alerts ( WEA )
are emergency messages sent by the County , State , or Federal governments through mobile phones .
There are five types of WEA:
Presidential Alerts ,
Imminent Threat Alerts
Public Safety Alerts
This service is based on current mobile device location at the time the alert is issued .
There is no cost to receive these alerts , and no need to register .
It is extremely important that you DO NOT DISABLE THE RECEIPT OF THE IMMINENT THREAT and PUBLIC SAFETY alerts , as these alerts used to disseminate Tornado Warnings and Protective Action messages , such as whether to evacuate or shelter in place during an emergency .
Flagler County Emergency Notification Information
Press release information:
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