NOT SURE WHERE THIS SHOULD GO. Some is public info and of value.
Info on staying in touch during emergencies
Using Twitter and SMS
How to sign up for tsunami warnings:
Follow @NWS_WCATWC and @EmergencyInfoBC on Twitter. To receive SMS updates text ‘follow NWS_WCATWC’ and ‘follow EmergencyInfoBC’ to 21212. Get more detailed instructions on signing up for Twitter SMS alerts: http://ow.ly/f8slJ. Visit www.emergencyinfobc.gov.bc.ca for the latest emergency information. Set your smartphone app that manages RSS notifications to include EMBC’s blog feed: http://www.emergencyinfobc.gov.bc.ca/atom.xml