FEMA Mobile App Gets Updated

Source: FEMA

The FEMA mobile application has been updated. The latest version now features weather-related alerts from the National Weather Service (NWS). Users can sign up to receive these alerts for up to five locations across the U.S.

In addition to getting alerts from NWS, you can also:

  • Get tips on how to stay safe before, during, and after more than 20 types of hazards;
  • Locate open shelters and Disaster Recovery Centers;
  • Apply for federal disaster assistance; and
  • Upload photos of damage and recovery efforts.

Want to take your preparedness to a new level? Download the FEMA mobile application to your smartphone today! The app is available for Android, Apple, and Blackberry devices. The Spanish version of the app is available for download to Android and Apple devices.

Downloading the FEMA mobile application is one of the 10 ways to participate in America’s PrepareAthon!, so register this action on the campaign web site.
The FEMA mobile application is designed to help you better prepare for disasters. Take a look at this new video to learn more about the app and how it can help your family “weather the storm.”