Residents near Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst might hear “booms” and feel “rumbles” through Monday.
Units from the U.S. Army will be “making all kinds of noise” on the Joint Base’s ranges. according to a military news release.
Activity will include artillery and mortars.
“This is going to be a noisy weekend for sure,” a spokesperson said.
Area residents may experience ground shaking and considerable noise emanating from the base’s ranges. Low cloud cover can make the booms sound much louder and closer than they actually are.
Cloudy skies will prevail all weekend, becoming partly sunny by Monday, according to NOAA.
The release offers tips on how to comfort “fur babies” during the training in this video:
The 42,000-acre installation spans more than 20 miles through portions of Burlington and Ocean counties.