Broward County Emergency Alert Notification System
Stay informed. Sign up with Ready Broward to be notified of important information. Receive countywide situation alerts such as hurricanes, evacuations, curfews, safety threats and more.
Receive time-sensitive alerts to your mobile or landline phone. You can also sign up for text alerts and emails.
The fastest way is to text “ALERTBROWARD” to 888777 to receive emergency notifications (zip code in required).
Broward County, whose popular Twitter account, @ReadyBroward, is an official source of emergency information for residents, is among the first organizations in Florida and the nation to participate in Twitter’s new public safety service.
Be Ready For Hurricane Season!
Today you can:
- Make a list of supplies for your hurricane emergency kit.
- Have copies of critical documents. Store them in a safe waterproof area.
- Make a supply kit for your pets. (food, leash, collar, toys, carrier, crate).
- Determine your nearest evacuation shelter.
- Discuss a plan with your family.
- Sign up for local alerts.
Follow emergency instructions!
Follow all instructions from authorities regarding evacuation or other safety protocols. Monitor radio, television, internet or other media outlets for up to date information.