A Communications Drill is Scheduled for Thursday, May 1, 2014 around 1:15 pm.
The National Weather Service (NWS) will issue a Required Monthly Test (RMT) for distribution through the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and a Special Weather Statement for distribution through all NWS communication systems. This provides everyone with an opportunity to test the communication systems they use to receive NWS warnings.
Upon reception of this test message, we'd like you to complete a short one page on-line survery at:
If you only have a fax available, please complete the attached short one page survey and fax it to (518) 435-9587.
For additional information, contact:
Gary Conte - Warning Coordination Meteorologist
During this week, the National Weather Service (NWS) Forecast Office New York, NY (OKX) will also issue and broadcast daily Public Information Statements according to the schedule in the table presented below.