Alerts and Notifications

You can use Snowflake alerts and email notifications to send notifications and perform actions automatically.

Snowflake Alerts

If you need to send a notification or perform an action when data in Snowflake meets certain conditions, you can set up a Snowflake Alert.

Learn how to create, configure and maintain Snowflake alerts.

Notification System Stored Procedure

If you need to send an email notification from within a stored procedure you can call SYSTEM$SEND_EMAIL.

Learn how to send email notifications in a SQL statement.


Snowflake also provides mechanisms for sending error specific notifications. For example, you can configure Snowpipe and Tasks to send notifications when errors occur.