Daily Archives: November 1, 2011

Ready or Not? First Nationwide Test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) Next Wednesday

The first nationwide test of the new and improved Emergency Alert System (EAS) will take place at 2:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time) on Wednesday, November 9. Why this particular day? Well, this date was picked because it’s near the end of hurricane season, which ends November 30th, and before the worst of the severe winter […]