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Dare County Emergency Management has the ability to send emergency alerts to residents, visitors and property owners via text, email, and over the phone. 

Registered users pick how time-sensitive messages are received and which devices,  phone numbers and email addresses notifications are sent to. 

Examples of emergency notifications including but not limited to; mandatory evacuation orders, reentry information, hurricane advisories and bulletins, emergencies disrupting vehicular/pedestrian traffic, and countywide post-disaster information.  

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Phone Numbers - Users can opt in to receive alerts sent as voice recordings over the phone and/or text.

Addresses – Alerts affecting specific areas of Dare County, may be sent based on location. Including your home address, work address, and the addresses of any additional properties you own in Dare County, will ensure you receive notification of situations that may impact those areas. 

Weather Events – Select which alerts you would like to receive from NOAA & the National Weather Service



You will receive time-sensitive messages wherever you specify, such as your home, mobile or business phones, email address, text messages and more. You pick where, you pick how.