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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Details on GENERAL alarms and FLOOD alarms.

Link: http://srgssr.ch/en/radio/icaro-public-warning-sirens/


TURN UP THE VOLUME ON YOUR SPEAKERS (so your office mates can benefit as well).

General Alarm audio: http://www.srgssr.ch/fileadmin/media...al%20alarm.mp3

Flood Alarm audio: http://www.srgssr.ch/fileadmin/media...od%20alarm.mp3
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Wow they are really punctual
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Old 06.02.2013, 13:32
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Yep, they seem to be working on this end.

.... Oh damn, there going to do this for half an hour?
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Yes, Here as well!!
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Old 06.02.2013, 13:34
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Lasted about 15 seconds. Woke up my daughter though...
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Old 06.02.2013, 13:35
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Is that it?
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Old 06.02.2013, 13:35
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

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Wow they are really punctual
Yep, they normally are.

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Lasted about 15 seconds. Woke up my daughter though...
Really? Still going here, 2nd round just started.
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Old 06.02.2013, 13:35
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Went off but didn't freak out the American. Too short.
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

We had two different sirens, both working fine, so we can all rest easy.

What would happen though if there was a real emergency on 6th February at 1.30pm?
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Old 06.02.2013, 13:38
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

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Is that it?
...... were you hoping the sirens followed up with an apocolyptic strike of nuclear weapons?
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

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I'd actually try the "What? I do not hear anything."-approach. Then after a while "Ah, this?! Cowbells!"
That...was...hilarious!!!
It does sound like cow bells...from within our 1/2 mete thick concrete walls.
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

It seems to be 1min alarm 2mins break...i hope my dog isn't freaking out
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Oh, there goes another! Maybe this is the real one .
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Zee Germans are coming!
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

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We had two different sirens, both working fine, so we can all rest easy.

What would happen though if there was a real emergency on 6th February at 1.30pm?
You would hear it on the radio, because if you hear the sirens you should turn your radio on and wait for further information's
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Yep, Alarms going off here too....All seems well. No one running up the street panicking!
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Old 06.02.2013, 13:48
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

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You would hear it on the radio, because if you hear the sirens you should turn your radio on and wait for further information's
People still have radios?

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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

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Old 06.02.2013, 14:00
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Ah well - that's the excitement over for another year ....... back to the mundane routine for the next 364 days, then.
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Re: Nationwide siren test - this Wednesday 13:30

Just had the thought that if the sirens went off unannounced people would just complain (inner voice) about the noise and carry on with what ever they were doing.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9aHT-IlkHo
Just reminding what it is all about.

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