America's national emergency alert test is coming to your
New York CNN — Today is the day for the US government’s big emergency alert drill, which will send a test message to every TV, radio and cell phone in the nation. Starting at approximately 2:20.
An emergency alert test will sound Oct. 4 on all U.S
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The TV and radio alert will last around one minute. The cellphone alert tone should last seconds and will only play once. On some devices, the tone will stop after a user clicks a button,.
What time is the national emergency alert test?
The test is expected to last 30 minutes beginning at 11:20 a.m. and will send notifications in English or in Spanish to cellphones as well as broadcast across televisions and radios.
What to know about the national emergency test on Oct. 4 : NPR
The test is scheduled to begin at about 2:20 p.m. ET on Wednesday, Oct. 4. The testing window runs for 30 minutes, but you should only receive the message once. If an actual emergency happens that.
The national emergency alert test, explained
It will last for one minute with the following message: “This is a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System, issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, covering the United States.
FEMA is conducting a national test of the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts Oct. 4 at 2:20 p.m. Eastern Time. These tests are routine and required by law. The tests pose no.
Federal government to conduct a nationwide emergency alert
People watching broadcast or cable television or listening to the radio will hear and see a message lasting one minute that says: “This is a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System, issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, covering the United States from 14:20 to 14:50 hours ET. This is only a test.
Why you will be getting a cell phone text alert from National
If you hear a screeching alert go off on your cell phone – and everyone else’s cell phone – this Wednesday at 2:20 pm ET, don’t panic.
Emergency alert: Why you will get a “THIS IS A TEST” message
By REBECCA SANTANA Updated 10:03 AM PDT, October 4, 2023 WASHINGTON (AP) — “THIS IS A TEST”: If you have a cellphone or are watching television Wednesday, that message will flash across your screen as the federal government tests its emergency alert system used to tell people about emergencies.