When will Emergency Alerts be used?

The system will be used to notify residents about imminent threats to health and safety such as the need to evacuate or take other appropriate actions in the emergency events (flash flood, fire, police activity).  

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1. How do I register to receive emergency alert notifications on my cell phone?
2. What is the best way to be notified of severe weather?
3. How do I know if I'm registered?
4. When will Emergency Alerts be used?
5. Should I wait for an emergency notification before I evacuate or shelter?
6. What if my phone number or email address change?
7. Will my contact information be shared with others?
8. If a notification is sent out, is it guaranteed I will receive it if I register
9. Are there other ways to be notified?
10. Who do I contact if I'm having difficulties with the opt in?
11. What number will the alerts come from?
12. Who in my household should opt in?
13. What about landlines?
14. What about VOIPs?