Tornado warning system being tested today

Wednesday, July 6, 2005

The city of Cape Girardeau and Southeast Missouri State University will conduct a test of their tornado warning siren system at noon today. The test is done on the first Wednesday of each month and will last about three minutes. The test will not be conducted in the case of threatening weather. The alert will consist of a steady tone and is used when tornado warnings have been issued for Cape Girardeau County.

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