Sedona AZ (June 26, 2018) – Emergency management agencies responsible for preparedness in the Sedona area will test the emergency siren system in Oak Creek Canyon at approximately 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 28.
This system is designed to notify Oak Creek Canyon and Uptown Sedona residents of emergencies that require evacuation.
The sirens will be used when the National Weather Service issues a Flash Flood Warning for Oak Creek Canyon. If the sirens sound, anyone in the canyon is asked to stop what they are doing, immediately get to high ground and tune their radio to KAFF 930 AM or 92.9 FM for additional directions.
Sedona residents are encouraged to subscribe to the city’s Nixle emergency notification service for text and/or email notifications. The service is anonymous and free, and you can easily opt-out at any time.
If you have questions about the Oak Creek siren test, call 928.679.8311 or visit coconino.az.gov/emergency.