Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Burlington, VT

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000 NOUS41 KBTV 301535 PNSBTV NYZ026>031-034-035-087-301730- PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT 1135 AM EDT THU APR 30 2015 ...2015 NEW YORK STATE COMMUNICATIONS DRILL OCCURS THIS AFTERNOON... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICES SERVING NEW YORK STATE...IN COOPERATION WITH NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS... WILL ISSUE A TEST OF NOAA WEATHER RADIO ALL HAZARDS. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN BURLINGTON VERMONT WILL ISSUE A REQUIRED MONTHLY TEST...RWT...EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM EVENT CODE TODAY...APRIL 30TH 30TH BETWEEN 1 PM AND 2 PM EDT. THIS TEST WILL INCLUDE THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO TONE ALERT TO BE ACTIVATED FOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTERS WITH BROADCAST COVERAGE INTO CLINTON... ESSEX...FRANKLIN AND SAINT LAWRENCE COUNTIES IN NEW YORK. THESE TRANSMITTERS INCLUDE: MOUNT MANSFIELD VERMONT...KIG60...BROADCASTING AT 16.400 MHZ. PARISHVILLE NEW YORK...KBS508...BROADCASTING AT 16.525 MHZ. CASTLETON VERMONT...WNG671...BROADCASTING AT 16.550 MHZ. REPEATING...THIS DRILL IS IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER AWARENESS AND PREPAREDNESS WEEK IN NEW YORK STATE AND WILL BE CONDUCTED BETWEEN 1 PM AND 2 PM EDT TODAY. THIS DRILL IS IN SUPPORT OF AMERICA`S PREPAREATHON TO INCREASE COMMUNITY PREPAREDNESS AND RESILIENCE. VISIT WWW.COMMUNITY.FEMA.GOV FOR MORE INFORMATION. $$

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