How to sign up for emergency alerts across Western Washington

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How can you get notified when there’s an impeding emergency?

There are a bewildering array of emergency alerts to sign up for, depending on where in Washington you live.

Here’s what to do for most areas in Western Washington:

GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY

KING COUNTY (OUTSIDE SEATTLE)

SEATTLE

PIERCE COUNTY (OUTSIDE TACOMA)

TACOMA

SNOHOMISH COUNTY (OUTSIDE EVERETT)

EVERETT

WHATCOM COUNTY

THURSTON COUNTY

SKAGIT COUNTY

CLALLAM COUNTY

JEFFERSON COUNTY

MASON COUNTY

LEWIS COUNTY