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Lightning Detection Systems
The Fire Division has installed lightning prediction and warning systems at Colonial Park East and the Lebanon Sports Complex. These systems are operational and live from 7:00 am - 9:00 pm.
In the event that the system detects the possibility of lightning within a 15-mile radius, it will start its process of alerts to warn everyone to take cover:
In the event of a Red Alert (predicting imminent lightning strike), claxon-sounding horns will sound once for a period of 15 seconds to announce the threat.
When the threat has passed, the horn will three times, for five seconds each time.
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