Emergency Management Agency
During a dangerous situation in Macon-Bibb County EMA will use MBCAlert to notify you. When a notification about a potential emergency or disaster situation is issued, a registered participant will receive a message on all their registered cell phones, land lines or email addresses. You can register up to four phone numbers, two email addresses and five physical locations. Free mobile apps also are available for cellphones and tablets that will send push alert messages through the Everbridge App, which is available in the App Store and Google Play.
To register for MBCAlert, go to the MBCAlert Registration Link and follow the registration steps or call EMA at 478-832-6300
NOAA Weather Radio
NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards (NWR) is a nationwide network of radio stations broadcasting continuous weather information from the nearest National Weather Service office. NWR broadcasts official warnings, watches, forecasts and other hazard information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It also broadcasts alerts of non-weather emergencies such as national security, natural, environmental, and public safety through the Emergency Alert System. These radio can be purchased from most retail stores, sporting goods or outdoor outfitters and from online retailers.