06 Jul '11, 12am

Anyone can subscribe to flood alerts from PUB now, just provide name, NRIC, station of choice, email, hp, postcode:

Members of the public who want to keep tabs on the water level in a canal or drain at a designated location can subscribe to an SMS alert service. Each mobile number is allowed one subscription for a chosen location. How it Works As part of its comprehensive drainage management and control, PUB has installed 93 sensors in key canals and drains to track the water levels. By end of 2011, the total number of sensors will increase to 150. Subscribers will receive progressive SMS alerts if the water level in the selected canal rises above 50%, 75%, 90% and 100% of the canal's depth. Separate SMS alerts will be sent to subscribers to inform them when the water level recedes gradually to below 50%. To change the subscribed sensor location, you have to re-subscribe at this webpage. PIN Number To complete the subscription, the public has to key in a 7-digit PIN number which will be...

Full article: http://www.pub.gov.sg/managingflashfloods/wls/Pages/Subsc...

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