If you have just bought the Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus, you may be curious what the random weather alerts that make so much noise and sound mean. The weather notification alerts on your Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus try to keep you as sage as possible but some people want to learn how they can turn severe weather notifications off on your Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus receives severe warning or emergency alerts from certain government leaders, state and local, safety agencies, FCC, Homeland Security, FEMA, and National Weather Service. The alerts received from these places on the Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus is to keep you as safe as possible but if you want to learn how you can turn severe weather off, we will show you below.
Every Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus smartphone has a emergency weather notifications and alerts just as other devices. However, a lot of people have said that Samsung alerts are among the most annoying and loudest of all of them. There are four different kinds of alerts on your Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus. There is Extreme, Presidential, AMBER, and Severe alerts. These alerts are all mandatory except for one and you should take a look at the steps below in order to learn how you can turn them off.
Turning Weather Alerts Off on the Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus
You can try to control the weather and emergency alerts on your Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus by going to your text message app that is called Messaging and follow the instructions below once you are there:
- Choose the 3 dots that are towards the top corner of you screen which represent your menu button.
- Navigate to the Settings.
- Look and choose the Emergency Alerts.
- Have the boxes that you do not want to have alerts for unchecked.
If you would like to turn back on the alerts, take a look at the steps above and simply have the boxes that you would like to receive notifications and alerts unchecked. You can turn alerts off for everything except for presidential alerts. You have now learn how you can turn these alerts off that keep you awake when you are trying to sleep and alerting at bad times on the Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus.