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How to Stay Informed
​​​​​​​​​​​​Emergency Management > How to Stay Informed Before, During & After An Emergency

Charlotte County

In addition to this website, there are several ways to get information from the Office of Emergency Management:

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National Weather Service

National FEMA Alerts for Smartphones. Short text messages to alert you of imminent threats, amber alerts, and presidential alerts. You will be alerted no matter where you are in the nation. If you are near a cell tower that is being alerted, you will get it on your cell. Additional information on Wireless Emergency Alerts.

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National Hurricane Center

This valuable device can save your life by alerting you of approaching hazardous weather. They can be bought locally and programmed for Charlotte County alerts only if you chose. Charlotte County FIPS code is 012015. This service is provided by the National Weather Service. The alert is tested every Wednesday.

NOAA Weather Radio Publication

Local Radio Stations

WCCF AM 1580
WIKX FM 92.9
WENG AM 1530
WBCG FM 98.9
WCVU FM 104.9
WINK FM 96.9
WCKT FM 100.9

Go to www.ontheradio.net​ for more information.

Local TV Stations

​Comcast stations (SD/HD): 

Weather 31/441
Wink 5/433
WBBH 2/432
WZVN 7/431
WFTX 4/343
SNN 6/400

Centurylink stations (SD/HD):

Weather 225/1225
Wink 5/1005
WBBH 2/1002
WZVN 7/1007
WFTX 4/1004

DirectTV stations:  

Weather 362
Wink 11
Dish stations:

Weather 214
Wink 11

Over the air stations: 

Wink 11.1
WBBH 20.1
WZVN 26.1
WWSB 40.1
WSNN 39.1
WFTX 36.1

Charlotte County TV (CC-TV) on Comcast Channels 20 & 97 along with Prism Channel 96. Or you can stream it live from your computer.

Local News Media

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