EMCOM / PageUpdate WeatherAlert 2000®
The ultra-sophisticated EMCOM / PageUpdate WeatherAlert 2000® is the ultimate
tool for emergency notifications, and provides the utmost in emergency
warning systems. It bridges the gap between warning time and receiver
location, utilizing satellite downlinks to provide uninterrupted
and totally reliable warning communications. Key features of the system
As opposed to the conventional FM radio transmission used by devices such
as NOAA Weather Radio, the EMCOM / Page Update WeatherAlert WeatherAlert 2000®
receives its signal from orbiting satellites. Units are invulnerable to FM
signal fadeout, a problem caused when sever weather occurs near or over a
radio transmitter site. The system also uses a fully digital signal to
ensure the entire alert is fully received.
- Satellite Downlink: Works in areas conventional devices don't,
allowing for faster alert delivery and eliminating rain fadeout.
- Exclusive Technology: The system provides detailed storm movement,
speed and location, multi-hazard alerts as well as proprietary alerts from
both EMCOM and Page Update.
- Supports Hearing Impaired:: The system supports an optional 500,000 candlepower strobe and other accessories.
- EMCOM can provide public and private emergency organizations with
their own private channels on which to issue satellite based bulletins to
their own personnel virtually anywhere in the country.
EMCOM recommends this system to its neighborhood based Community Emergency Preparedness Coordinators, businesses, and emergency agency personnel. With it,
users can receive notifications when all other forms of communications are
unavailable, including notifications and bulletins directly from EMCOM and
local public and private emergency agencies and organizations.