Noise advisory for Schofield Barracks area

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS (HawaiiNewsNow) - Don't be alarmed if you hear explosions or see smoke in and around the Schofield Barracks area on Tuesday.

The Army says residents in the immediate vicinity of Schofield Barracks may experience an increase in noise as a result of scheduled 25th Infantry Division field artillery training exercises, Tuesday, Aug. 28, from approximately 8:30-11 a.m.

The effects of training vary depending on weather conditions. Overcast conditions may increase noise and vibrations. U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii says smoke may be visible for a short time; however, there is no immediate danger.

To report concerns related to noise or training, community members can call the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii (USAG-HI) Noise Concern Line at (808) 656-3487.

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