Sign up here for Buena Vista County/Alert Iowa Alerts! In the event of an emergency or severe weather condition, an alert will be sent to the phone number and/or email address provided by voice, text and/or email.
This is a free service provided by The Buena Vista County and the State of Iowa, however, normal message fees may apply. To receive text messages to your cell phone, your cell phone must have text messaging capabilities. Notifications are dependent upon external providers (phone carrier, cell phone, email). Buena Vista County cannot guarantee notifications will be received by the intended recipient.
Alerts sent from Buena Vista County will originate from 69310 for text messages, (712)911-0911 for phone calls and BV911Alerts@BV911.com for email messages. Please be sure to save these in your phone and/or address book.
In order to receive both text and voice alerts, you must enter your cell phone number twice. Select the “Text” option the first time and the “Voice” option the second time.