Salem warning sirens to be tested today

A quarterly test of the Salem – Hope Creek Nuclear Generating Stations alert and notification system is scheduled for today in Delaware.

The 37 sirens within a ten-mile radius of the south Jersey complex will sound for three-to-five minutes between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m.  A test message of the Emergency Alert System will also be sent, according to the Delaware Emergency Management Agency. 


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