Emergency Alert System

(credit: CBS 2)

Glitches Reported During FEMA’s First-Ever National Emergency Alert System Test

The first-ever nationwide test of the country’s Emergency Alert System has been conducted–but not everyone got the message.


EAS Test Graphic (credit: FEMA)

Nationwide Emergency Alert System Test Is Wednesday Afternoon

It will go out at 2:00 p.m. on all television and radio stations simultaneously, including WCBS 880, CBS2, and 1010 WINS.