Oct. 3, 2018 EAS Presidential Alert test

Scott Weeks surfer at mauigateway.com
Wed Oct 3 21:51:11 UTC 2018


--- maxh at maxh.me.uk wrote:
From: Max Harmony <maxh at maxh.me.uk>

I got it, but not until 14.34. For a system that's 
supposed to be able to warn people of incoming 
nuclear attack, that seems unacceptably slow.
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You mean like the one we got in Hawaii?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2018_Hawaii_false_missile_alert

"BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK 
IMMEDIATE SHELTER. THIS IS NOT A DRILL."

Parents were putting their children into storm drains...

scott



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