Wireless alert about dust storm east of Reno puts new technology to use

Jul 1, 2013 Full story: Reno Gazette-Journal

The National Weather Service in Reno says a wireless alert about a dust storm warning in Northern Nevada on Monday night was part of new technology involving cell phone carriers and the federal government.

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Fernley dweller

Kent, WA

#1 Jul 2, 2013
It worked....scared the crap out of me! Took me a while to realize that alarm was coming from my phone.

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