Buchanan – The Indian Point Energy Center emergency
notification sirens will sound during a test of the system on Wednesday,
November 6 between 10:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
During this test the sirens will sound at full-volume for approximately four
minutes in Westchester, Rockland, Orange and Putnam counties.
Because this is only a test no response by the public is necessary during the
PLEASE REMEMBER: Sirens are not a signal to evacuate. In an actual emergency the
sirens would sound to alert the public to tune in to a local EAS radio or
television station for important information and direction. These stations are
listed in the emergency planning booklet mailed to households and businesses in
the 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone around Indian Point. An electronic version
of the booklet is posted on the Indian Point web site
Additional information on Indian Point emergency planning can be found on the
New York State Office of Emergency Management web site
Entergy’s online address is www.entergy.com.
Indian Point Energy Center’s online address is