IPAWS May be used for COVID Messages

FEMA has recognized that IPAWS may be used for COVID-19 emergency notifications. Regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic and distribution of public safety information, IPAWS, including WEA and EAS, may be used to:

  • Convey Health Orders
  • Detail Curfew information
  • Notify of Assembly guidelines/restrictions
  • Advise of other COVID-19 related information


For more information access the FEMA website HERE.