​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Disaster Communications

To meet the needs of the diverse residents of the Municipality of Anchorage, we communicate emergency information using multiple different tools.​


See the Emergency Status​ page for updates to ongoing emergencies

Social Media

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for updated emergency information.

Rave Mo​bile Safety

​​ Sign up to get emergency information

  • ​Text "Anchorage" to 67283
  • Sign up Here
  • Download the Smart911app for iPhone  and Android

Wireless Emergency Alert

​Instructions on how to enable WEA test messages on your mobile phone are below:


KFQD is the radio station designated to receive the initial Emergency Alert System (EAS)​ in Anchorage. They can be found at AM 750 and FM 103.7​.

2-1-1 Call Center

​When activated by the Office of Emergency Management (OEM), 2-1-1 hosts a call center to assist the community with emergency needs.
When not assisting OEM, 2-1-1 connects Alaskans with services such as food assistance, childcare and more.



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