Subscribe to Snow Alert Notifications

If you would like to be notified when a snow alert is declared, you can sign up for a variety of notifications. See alert options, below.

Detailed Snow Zone Notifications

In addition to receiving a text message when a snow alert is issued, you can now sign up to receive detailed updates about snow removal in your specific snow zone. You will receive messages by whatever means you specify—home phone, mobile or business phones, email address, text messages and more. You pick where, you pick how! Sign up at

This alert option requires a free user account. If you do not wish to set up an account, you can opt in to receive basic snow alert text alerts by following instructions in the next section.

Text Message Notifications

To receive a text message when a snow alert is issued, subscribe using the following steps:

  • Text the word SNOWALERT to  888777
  • Ensure that SNOWALERT is all one word. Also ensure that the number you text is the 6-digit number 888-777.
  • You will receive a confirmation message that states: SNOWALERT: Thanks for signing up for Sioux Falls Snow Alerts!

This option does not require an account and does not provide zone-specific updates like the first alert option in this section. If you’d like detailed updates, please sign up at

Email Notifications