M 6.4 in China on 06 Feb 2018 15:50 UTC

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False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:53:00 +0100hjnews (en)

"Now I have to check every single time, God forbid, there's a tornado warning, a tsunami alert, pick your poison," said Grosso, 25, a social media manager from Stamford. "I have to look at it and go, 'Is it a test? Was it sent in error?' And I could be wasting precious time in case it was real.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:43:00 +0100ABCnews (en)

junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:39:00 +0100news9 (en)

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press. Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:36:00 +0100wsoctv (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

National False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:33:00 +0100actionnewsjax (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:31:00 +0100seattletimes (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:26:00 +0100kptv (en)

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press. Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:24:00 +0100kswo (en)

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press. Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:24:00 +0100wfsb (en)

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press. Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:22:00 +0100newschannel6now (en)

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press. Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:22:00 +0100wxow (en)

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press. Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:21:00 +0100nzherald (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:21:00 +0100wafb (en)

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press. Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:21:00 +0100yourerie (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:20:00 +0100sunherald (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:19:00 +0100koaa (en)

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press. Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system Source: AP

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:16:00 +0100wftv (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:15:00 +0100therepublic (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:15:00 +0100wacotrib (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:13:00 +0100seattlepi (en)

Weather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a tsunami warning appeared out of the blue on his phone Tuesday, he felt a twinge of fear. His co-workers, who got the same alert, asked whether they should evacuate. It turned out to be a false alarm, a computer glitch.

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