Which happened in Guam a couple of days ago with an improper EAS alert:
Some days we have to take our responsibilities as public trustees of the licenses a little more seriously.
Ron Huckeby, CBRE
From: dave allen [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 12:31 PM
To: CRTech <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: [CRTech] EAS alert for solar eclipse
or just the inevitable widespread panic of everybody thinking the world is coming to an end.
On 8/16/2017 11:24 AM, Bill Hurne wrote:
Traffic could become badly backed up in the path. Lots of out of towners driving in. If it happens to be cloudy, there will be extremely heavy traffic moving to find clear sky. Maybe this would trigger alerts.
I hope not. We are in the path or close to it and I haven't heard anything. Our "services" people are all geared up and have a MAC center opening at noon. Some gas stations out of gas but more tankers on the way.
On 08/16/17 08:11, Matthew Chambers wrote:
I'm not getting why there will be an EAS activation for the eclipse?
Matthew Chambers, CBT, NR0Q
Macon County Office Of Emergency Management
Contract Broadcast Engineer
2-Way Radio Sales & Service
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On Aug 16, 2017 9:40 AM, "Tom Raehl" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
Local authorities should activate the EAS next Monday for the appropriate listening areas along the solar eclipse path. Pick one or more!
Local Area Advisory LAA
Local Area Emergency LAE
School Closing Emergency SCE
State Advisory STA