Dont be surprised if your smartphone starts “sounding the alarm” this May.
Emergency Alerts are going to be sent out—-to test the provincewide system.
They’ll work the same way the ones do that you hear on CFCW—-when there’s an Amber Alert for a missing child—really bad weather-like a tornado—or a wildfire–that kind of thing.
In addition to the alarm—-a text warning will pop up as well….
There could be a few bugs that need to be worked out.
Saskatchewan saw some false warnings sent out by mistake in January—when staff was being trained..