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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 2, 2019 APRIL IS TSUNAMI AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII HONOLULU — Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) is encouraging the public to take tsunami preparedness into their own hands this April during Tsunami Awareness Month. Over seventy years ago, on April 1, 1946, one of the deadliest tsunamis to ever hit Hawaii ...
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MAUI COUNTY— The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the Maui Emergency Management Agency, will conduct siren testing at the following locations and time between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. • Hamoa Beach, Hamoa Residents nearby may hear the siren sound for 30-seconds to 3-minute intervals during the identified timeframe. Testing will include short ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: New Siren Testing on Maui- March 28, 2019

HONOLULU — The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management, will conduct siren testing at the following locations and time between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. • Kalama Valley Park, Hawaii Kai • Wailupe Valley Neighborhood Park, Aina Hina Residents nearby may hear the siren ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: New Siren Testing on Oahu – March 27, 2019

For Immediate Release November 27, 2018 What: Monthly Siren Test for December 2018 SUSPENDED Who: Hawaii Emergency Management Agency When: Monday, December 3, 2018 MONTHLY SIREN AND EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM TEST HONOLULU — The State’s monthly test of the Statewide Outdoor Warning Siren System, which would typically occur on MONDAY December 3, 2018 at 11:45 ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: Monthly siren and emergency alert system test for DECEMBER 2018 SUSPENDED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE What: Siren test Who: Hawaii Emergency Management Agency When: November 29, 2018 EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO TEST SIREN ON THE BIG ISLAND, NOVEMBER 29, 2018 HONOLULU — The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (Hawaii-EMA), together with the Hawaii Civil Defense Agency will conduct siren test at Pohoiki Beach Park on Thursday, November 29, ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: Emergency Management Agency to test siren on the Big Island, November 29, 2018