HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Residents may hear sirens Wednesday as the Hawaii State Civil Defense conducts its monthly testing.
The sirens will sound at 11:45 a.m. and residents will hear a one-minute steady tone.
During an actual emergency, residents are asked to turn to any radio or television station for further information.
Residents in West Oahu regions may also hearing a "whooping" tone following the siren test. This is a test of the Hazardous Materials Incident outdoor siren warning group that will be activated in the event of a HAZMAT incident.
The following areas will be affected:
- Campbell Industrial Park
- Honokai Hale
- Makakilo, Kapolei Regional Park
- Kapolei Golf Course
- Coast Guard Station at Kalaeloa
To report problems with the siren system, call (808) 723-8960.