Seagulls on pier
Seagulls on pier

2017 Siren Test to Take Place August 26th

Author: Office of Emergency Services
Date: Wednesday, August 2, 2017 11:41 AM

Sirens will sound at noon and again at 12:30 pm for three minutes.


The San Luis Obispo County Early Warning System sirens will be tested on Saturday, August 26th. Sirens will sound at noon and again at 12:30 pm for three minutes. During the tests NO ACTION IS REQUIRED ON THE PART OF THE PUBLIC.

Local radio and television stations will conduct normal programming during the tests. If you hear sirens at any other time, tune to a local radio or television station for important emergency information. When at sea, tune to Marine Channel 16.

If you have any questions, please contact the County Office of Emergency Services at oes@co.slo.ca.us or by calling 805-781-5011.

Remember, this is only a test.