Emergency Weather Warnings


The River Falls Police Department monitors weather conditions, initiating the outdoor warning sirens to alert the community of severe conditions that may compromise safety.  Regular testing is required to ensure the system is functioning properly.  Audible testing of the sirens will resume in March 2015.  The schedule for 2015 is below.  The full document outlining the testing schedule and procedures can be viewed here.

  • Monday, March 23rd at 1 p.m.

    -Make-up date – Tuesday, March 24th at 1 p.m.

  • Thursday, April 16th at 1:45 p.m.

    -Make-up date – Friday, April 17th at 1:45 p.m.

  • Monday, May 18th at 1 p.m.

    -Make-up date – Tuesday, May 19th at 1 p.m.

  • Monday, June 22nd at 1 p.m.

    -Make-up date – Tuesday, June 23rd at 1 p.m.

  • Monday, July 27th at 1 p.m.

    -Make-up date – Tuesday, July 28th at 1 p.m.

  • Monday, August 24th at 1 p.m.

    -Make-up date – Tuesday, August 25th at 1 p.m.

  • Monday, September 28th at 1 p.m.

    -Make-up date – Tuesday, September 29th at 1 p.m.

For more information regarding staying safe during periods of severe weather, please view the Emergency Response Guide.  Other sources of valuable information are provided by using the links below.

National Weather Service

Wisconsin Emergency Management

Contact Us

Risk Management
Email: Connie Smith, MS
Phone: 715-425-3344
Fax: 715-425-4980
25H North Hall

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