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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Siren test today. Enjoy
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Old 05.02.2014, 11:05
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Only another 2.5 hours to wait folks!
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Old 05.02.2014, 13:31
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

They were 1 minute behind schedule.
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Testing funny and still going on.
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

!!achtung!!

!!zeee germans are coming!!
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

It's done. Lasted about 10 seconds.

Luckily it didn't wake up my toddler!
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Old 05.02.2014, 13:37
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Well another siren test day goes by and I heard nothing.
We're obviously amongst those who are considered expendable.
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Old 05.02.2014, 13:40
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Me too. I opened the door and then I could hear a siren, about 3 Km away. I switched on the Radio, to SRF1, no information yet! Just boring music.

At 13:42, I just heard on SRF1, the sirens are a only a test.
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It's done. Lasted about 10 seconds.
My normal performance.
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Old 05.02.2014, 13:46
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

bloody hell, they're coming!!

this can't be a test, 15 minutes too late. Or maybe they're now testing the sirens at Swiss Miniature.....
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Old 05.02.2014, 13:49
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Was it just me or this year's siren test fell a bit on the shorter side?
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Was it just me or this year's siren test fell fell a bit on the shorter side?
They're still going around here.
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

How do you identify your nearest public shelters? In Singapore they were even built into individual apartments until recently!
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How do you identify your nearest public shelters? In Singapore they were even built into individual apartments until recently!
Have you ever looked at your cellar and wondered why it needs a 2-foot-thick door?*




* Unless you live in a *very* new home.
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

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* Unless you live in a *very* new home.
No, I live in a very old apartment building (300 years) and there's no such thing. But I see all sorts of unmarked doors around town leading underground, some of these are shelters I guess, but how to know?
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

When panic sets in people will be running towards them.
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Heard it about 15 minutes ago for the first time in years! What am I supposed to do now?
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Old 05.02.2014, 14:21
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No, I live in a very old apartment building (300 years) and there's no such thing. But I see all sorts of unmarked doors around town leading underground, some of these are shelters I guess, but how to know?
I wouldn't panic if I were you.
If the sirens did go off for real I think the last thing on your mind would be finding the nearest shelter. They'd be pretty useless in case of a real emergency anyway.
Would you really want to be cooped up in an underground bunker with a load of random strangers and no food, water or toilets?
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I wouldn't panic if I were you.
If the sirens did go off for real I think the last thing on your mind would be finding the nearest shelter. They'd be pretty useless in case of a real emergency anyway.
Would you really want to be cooped up in an underground bunker with a load of random strangers and no food, water or toilets?
Yes, I would actually. I'm a big fan of the whole 'Zombie Apocalypse' genre.
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