Siren Testing

Tornado Siren Test Schedule
April-September 2024
The Town of Gilcrest will be conducting monthly tornado siren tests the first Saturday of each month at 10:00 am from April through September. The monthly tornado siren testing is to ensure the sirens work properly during severe weather events. The testing will be monitored by the Platteville Police Department and Platteville/Gilcrest Fire Protection District.  The tests will last approximately 30 seconds. 
The tornado siren test schedule is as follows:

April 6th @ 10:00am
May 4th @ 10:00am
June 1st @ 10:00am
August 3rd @ 10:00am
September 7th @ 10:00am

Tornado siren tests will only occur if the weather forecast is sunny or mostly sunny.

For more information regarding the monthly tornado siren tests
please contact Gilcrest Town Hall @ 970-737-2426.