How can I get a notification when a new Stack Exchange dump is made available?

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Unfortunately, neither Stack Exchange nor the Internet Archive provide any satisfactory way to track or alert about Dump uploads, see below.

The Data Dump nominally updates quarterly but my recollection over the years is that the interval and the release dates are rather sporadic.

For alerts about availability, the only current option seems to be to use a third-party monitoring service like Follow That Page or similar.

Things I tried and that failed:

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