Emergency Notifications

Methods of Notification

Hood County has many ways to notify citizens in the event of an emergency.


CodeRED is a method used to notify people in specific areas of an emergency.

Outdoor Warning Sirens

These sirens are intended to notify citizens who are outside of an emergency. If you hear the sirens, please go inside and monitor local media / weather radio.

Local Media

Local radio stations, television channels, and websites are all kept up to date on current emergency alerts.

Weather Radio

The National Weather Service uses weather radio stations to notify citizens of weather-related emergencies.