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Description

What is SaskAlert?

SaskAlert is the Government of Saskatchewan’s emergency public alerting program that provides critical information on emergencies in real time, so you can take action to protect yourself, your family and your property.

Who can issue alerts?

Alerts can be issued by: Environment Canada, Government of Saskatchewan ministries, Crowns and agencies as well as participating municipalities and First Nations.

What types of emergency events are alerted on?

A) Weather alerts from Environment Canada may include:

• Tornados - watches and warnings
• And any warnings issued for: blizzard, blowing snow, dust storms, extreme cold, freezing drizzle, freezing rain, heat and rainfall, severe thunderstorm, snowfall, wind, and winter storm.

B) Alerts issued by the province as well as by local municipalities and First Nations may include:

• wildfires, flooding, train derailments, power outages, drinking water advisories, local emergency declarations, communication outages, road closures, and evacuations.

How can I receive alerts?

Critical emergency alerts can be received through all radio and TV broadcasters licensed to operate in Saskatchewan, through the saskalert.ca website, this App and The Weather Network. Advisory emergency alerts can be received through the saskalert.ca website, this App and The Weather Network.

What's New

Version 1.2

• Updated the Settings features to make it more clear what settings are applied, and how they change the alerts displayed in the App and notifications received
• Improved the display of alert locations to make them more readable and to better handle alerts that apply to a large number of locations
• Updated the display of alerts that have been cancelled or expired to better show that the alert is no longer in effect
• Other minor layout updates and bug fixes

Information

Seller
Government of Saskatchewan
Size
15.1 MB
Category
News
Compatibility
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© Government of Saskatchewan
Price
Free

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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