It’s a sound that gets people’s attention, and now it’s blaring better than before. On Wednesday the city of Denver tested its improved emergency warning system to make sure it’s ready in case of tornadoes, flooding and other dangers.
Residents in and around Denver shouldn’t be surprised if they hear warning sirens on Wednesday.
Clean-up continued in southeastern Colorado after a string of tornadoes. Five twisters touched down early Friday morning in three counties around Lamar and Chivington.
The City of Denver is upgrading its tornado warning system as severe weather season gets underway in Colorado.
Last week the severe storms prompted several cities to activate their tornado sirens, but no tornados were spotted. So viewers asked CBS4 to look into the reasons behind the alarms.