There will be a nationwide cellphone test on Wednesday, Oct. 3, according to FEMA.
The WEA test commences at 2:18 p.m. EDT, and the EAS portion of the test starts at 2:20 p.m. EDT.
The test is sent to cell phones that are connected to wireless providers participating in the test. The text of the WEA message will have a header that reads "Presidential Alert" and text that reads: “THIS IS A TEST of the National Wireless Emergency Alert System. No action is needed.”
Jack and Carolyn talked about it on the air! Listen here: