Statewide siren testing takes place Tuesday

Statewide siren testing takes place Tuesday

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Residents may hear emergency sirens Tuesday as the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency's conducts its monthly siren testing.

The sirens are scheduled to sound around 11:45 a.m. The public will hear a steady, one-minute tone, generally used to alert the public of natural hazards or even terrorist incidents.

These tests are normally conducted on the first working day of the month.

Those who notice any operation issues should contact the following:
Big Island: (808) 935-0031
Maui: (808) 270-7285
Oahu: (808) 723-8960
Kauai: (808) 241-1800

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