Outdoor emergency sirens being tested this afternoon in Big Spring

Outdoor emergency sirens being tested this afternoon in Big Spring
Outdoor emergency siren (Source: MGNOnline.com)

BIG SPRING, TX (KWES/KBYG) - The City of Big Spring will be testing their outdoor emergency sirens this afternoon.

Officials with the City of Big Spring told KBYG that because of numerous lightning strikes to the sirens during recent storms, they will be running the tests to determine which ones are possibly damaged.

The testing will be conducted between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.

We're told all testing will end at 4 p.m. and any emergency alerts after that time will be weather related.

Copyright 2016 KWES. All rights reserved.