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Why did I receive two text messages?

Emergency services can send warning messages to mobile telephones based on the location of handsets as well as registered service addresses within a geographical area affected by an emergency.

You may receive two warning messages to your mobile telephone if your mobile telephone has a registered service address within the warning area and your mobile telephone was active within the warning area at the time of the emergency.