Department of Community Services

Emergency Measures Organization

Alert Ready

Alert Ready

The Weather Network has partnered with government agencies and Canada’s broadcasters to ensure you receive life-saving alerts the moment they’re issued. Alert Ready test messages will run throughout Yukon on television and radio.


Dates for test messages

 Date  Time
 March 15, 2017  3:45 p.m.

TV: the alert will begin with the alerting attention signal interrupting scheduled program audio, followed by the alert presented as a full screen or a crawler section at the bottom of the screen.

Radio: the alert will begin with the alerting attention signal interrupting current programming followed by a description of the potential threat.

Talk to us: When you hear an alert, please let us know what community you were in, what channel you were on, and what time you heard it. Was the message clear and easy to understand?

Let us know by sharing on our social media channels: Protective Services on Facebook and Twitter.


Learn more about Alert Ready, Canada's emergency alert system.