ALERT: Look For This Alert On Your Cellphone From The Federal Government
On Wednesday at 2:20 p.m. ET, the US government will conduct a test of the emergency and wireless alert systems. During this test, a message will be disseminated to all cellphones, radios, and TVs.
In a preceding press statement delineating the October 4th examination, FEMA indicated that the content of the message transmitted to cellular devices will be as follows: “THIS IS A TEST of the National Wireless Emergency Alert System. No action is needed.”
A distinct communication will be transmitted to television sets and ra …