ALERT2 Protocol Improves Data Collection Capabilities for Automated Flood Warning Systems (AFWS) and Environmental Monitoring

ALERT2 is the new standard protocol designed to replace ALERT (Automated Local Evaluation in Real Time). ALERT2 provides a graceful transition of real-time data collection systems from providing slow, lean, error-prone environmental data to receiving fast, information-rich, error-free knowledge about events in the real world.

ALERT2 has many benefits


ALERT2 Source Addresses (SA) the identifiers for a site.


All ALERT2 Source Addresses are assigned by an agency. You can request an account for your agency by following the link: Register your agency .

Once your agency has an account, you can add and manage source addresses for your agency.


The easiest way to really get started with Alert2 is to check out the full docs and info at