Active emergency updates

Get updates on major active emergencies and recovery information in Alberta.


Information is posted on this page when there are significant emergencies that require a coordinated provincial government response. For local emergencies, contact your municipality for updates and instructions.

Emergency alerts

Alberta Emergency Alerts provide critical information about an immediate disaster, where it is occuring, and what action you need to take.

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Situation updates

Situation updates provide a summary of the actions government is taking to respond to an emergency.

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Be prepared

Learn how you and your family can prepare yourselves for an emergency or disaster.

Learn about hazards in Alberta and how you can be better prepared for severe weather and floods.

Learn what to do in case you need to evacuate due to an emergency.


Important numbers

  • Alberta government call centre: 310-4455 (available in 200+ languages)
    • Monday to Friday, 8:15 am to 4:30 pm
  • Alberta Supports Contact Centre: 1-877-644-9992
  • 24-hour Health Link: 811
  • 24-hour Mental Health Help Line: 1-877-303-2642
  • 24-hour Emergency income support: