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Alert System

Our unique Email Alert System allows you to keep tags on the conditions that suit your needs. Take the driving seat and set up the conditions that you want to be alerted about and the Bigsalty Weather Engine will send an email to your inbox when the conditions are happening.

Quick 3 step start guide



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To use the Bigsalty alert system, you must have a Bigsalty account and be logged in.

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Terms and conditions

For more help and frequently asked questions on how to set up the email alerts click here.

A couple of things. Firstly and most importantly, a reminder to check conditions before hitting the water, check the conditions are clearly not beyond your ability level - be safe. Preferrably venture out with a partner.

Lastly. Bigsalty reserves the right to charge a nominal fee for this service in future should the demand on our servers/ technical support require it.

Control Panel Quick Help

  • As soon as you set a 'Wind' or 'Custom' configuration for a location you will automatically start receiving alert emails.
  • To change your list of locations, you must visit the Watchlist.
  • To change between 'Wind' and 'Custom' alerts, simply click the control panel icon in the respective column.
  • You can choose to stop previously set email alerts by clicking the button 'Stop Alerts' next to the location.
  • To update your email address visit our account update page.