Colchester Alert: To receive notification from the Town of Colchester of flooding events, what to do in the event of a flood, information on flood-proofing your property, as well as any known hazardous situations, evacuations, or flood recovery information, sign up for the Notify Me email service.

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Vermont Alert: VT-Alert is used by the state and local responders to notify the public of emergency situations via text, email or phone. For more information visit VT-Alert.


Emergency Alert System: The National Weather Service manages the Emergency Alert System and issues flood watches and warnings via cell phone, television, and radio stations. Learn more at

 Weather Radios: Residents are encouraged to purchase a weather radio for their home. A weather radio provides 24-hour emergency information and alerts you to weather dangers such as floods. Learn more by checking out the NOAA Weather Radio page.