In the USA test the emergency alert system for natural disasters

Today in Central America and the Pacific North-West USA, began testing the system alerts about natural disasters: earthquakes, tsunamis. The alert system will be launched at 14:20 local time.

The video will be broadcast on TV and radio in the United States: California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Wyoming, Washington. The purpose of verification systems is to verify the ability of the special services to warn the population about the disaster within 10 minutes after it started.