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FEMA and FCC Plan Nationwide Emergency Alert Test

October 4, 2023 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

The Federal Communications Commission will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts this day. The Wireless portion of the test will be directed to all consumer cell phones. The Emergency Alert System will be sent to radios and televisions. The purpose is to ensure that the systems continue to be an effective means of warning the public about emergencies, particularly those on the national level.

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Date:
October 4, 2023
Time:
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm