Q: What type of alerts will I receive with the AHAS service?
A:You will receive alerts for severe weather such as tornados, high winds, hail, and fire; man-made disasters such as chemical fires, biological accidents, radiation leak; State and Federal declared emergencies.
Q: Do I need special video equipment to receive the alerts?
Q: What equipment do I need to receive the alerts?
Q: Will I need to purchase special equipment in the future if the program capabilities are expanded?
Q: How does the Braille format alert work?
Q: How will the equipment notify me that an alert has been issued?
Q: Do I need to carry my phone on my person while I am awake?
Q: What if I'm asleep and an alert is issued?
Q: Who can receive the alerts?
Q: I live outside of Alachua, how can I receive the AHAS service?
Q: What is the cost for this service?