IPAWS Weekly Test for 9-12-16 Fails

From Al Kenyon, Engineering, IPAWS Programming Office “We (FEMA) are currently attempting to address an issue which has caused the regular Monday morning RWT messages issued by IPAWS to fail upon reception.”  They hope to have the issue repaired prior to sending to the Mountain Zone. Please log a failure of the weekly IPAWS test […]

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FCC Webinar – Completing the ETRS form – Aug 1, 1pm

On Monday, August 1, 2016, at 1:00 PM (CDT), FCC staff will conduct an online webinar specifically designed to educate broadcasters about the ETRS, and facilitate your registration by the August 26th deadline. Topics covered will include best practices for registering ETRS accounts, a step-by-step guide to completing Form One, how to access Forms Two […]

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Next National EAS Test – Sept 28, 2016

While details remain sketchy, Sept. 28 has been slated for the second national test of the Emergency Alert System by FEMA. Broadcasters and other EAS participants should begin preparing because the FCC’s new electronic EAS Test Reporting System (ETRS) will be in place for the first time, enabling the commission to automatically assess the success […]

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FEMA EAS “NPT” test Feb 24, 1:20pm – Info on webinars

Oklahoma is one of 22 states slated for FEMA’s next regional EAS test which will likely be conducted on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 1:20 PM CT. The test message will use the National Periodic Test (NPT) event code with an audio message that sounds similar to a typical Required Monthly Test text.  Participation in the […]

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April 7 EAS RMT cancelled & rescheduled

Due to the AMBER Alert issued prior to Oklahoma’s scheduled RMT test, we have cancelled & rescheduled the April evening RMT. The RMT has been rescheduled for THURSDAY, APRIL 9, 2015 at 11:15pm Two Notes – 1)  Log that the RMT test has been rescheduled by EAS Chairmen due to the proximity in time of […]

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IPAWS RWT log – February 2015

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IPAWS RWT log – January 2015

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IPAWS RWT log – December 2014

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IPAWS RWT log – November 2014

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IPAWS RWT log – October 2014

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