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Palo Alto County Emergency Alert

Palo Alto County Emergency Alert is an Emergency Notification System that serves Palo Alto County, Iowa. This will allow citizens to sign up for the types of alerts they would like to receive. Messages can be issued via landline or cell phone, text messaging and e-mail. Messages may contain photo, video and audio attachments to help subscribers understand the situation at hand, or where to find additional information. Types of alerts you can sign up for include:

  • Alerts from Safety Agencies in Palo Alto Co. (included automatically when registered)
  • Optional Alerts
  • Weather Alerts (Watches & Warnings)
  • Community Alerts from all cities in Palo Alto County (select the city or cities you want)
  • Special needs information

If you're visiting Palo Alto County for a weekend or a short period of time, you can now do a quick sign-up to Palo Alto County Emergency Alert by simply texting PALOALTOCOUNTYEMERGENCY to 69310. This will sign you up to receive weather alerts by text message to your cell phone. To stop receiving alerts, just text STOP to 69310. To Sign up for Palo Alto County Emergency Alerts click on the ICON.




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West Bend, IA 50597
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