Sirens sounding on Feb. 9 are just to test the system


As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week, the Fayette County Department of Fire and Emergency Services will be conducting an outdoor warning siren test on Wednesday, Feb. 9.

At approximately 9 a.m., Fayette County will conduct an audible test of the sirens. THIS IS ONLY A TEST. If severe weather threatens on the day of the test, it will be postponed until Friday, Feb. 11.

Please do not call 911 in reference to this test. Call 911 only in the event of an actual emergency.

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