Are you registered for Warn Central Texas?
The Capital Area Council of Governments (CAPCOG) operates a regional notification system, Warn Central Texas, to bring residents emergency and public safety warnings they need to protect their families, properties and selves. Sign up at www.warncentraltexas.org. From the user account portal, participants can provide multiple phone numbers, email addresses and physical addresses to receive notifications about particular national weather alerts, such as severe thunderstorm warnings, tornado warnings, and flash flood warnings. After updating their notification information, the portal grants them access to make future updates and read active notifications in their area sent by their local governments.
To register your cell phone, visit WarnCentralTexas.org and sign up for the free public service.
The City of Pflugerville uses Nixle to text residents of road closures, accidents, storm updates and water notices when applicable and notice is sent separately from the Warn Central Texas system. Text PfPd to 888777 to get signed up for Nixle or visit www.nixle.com.