By John Cornelison on
2/23/2021 9:26 AM
For this Sunday’s 20th anniversary of the Nisqually Earthquake, the University of Washington has created created a simulation based on that historic quake.
They will use this simulation as an initial test of the region’s new Early Earthquake Warning System.
You can learn how to opt-in to these new alerts by going to: https://mil.wa.gov/alerts
To receive this test message, you need to:Be physically located in King, Pierce or Thurston counties
Have WEA 2.0 or 3.0 capable devices that are powered on Have OPTED IN to receive WEA test messagesGet InvolvedAfter opting in, we invite you to provide feedback — including reporting whether and how the test alert was delivered to your device.Sign up here
to join a virtual WEA Watch Party...