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What should I do when I hear the Civil Defense sirens?
Civil Defense sirens are tested each month at 11:45 a.m. on the first working day of each month. If you hear the Civil Defense siren, turn on your radio to one of the following local radio stations for information:

KMVI-AM 550/FM 98.3
KNUI-AM 900/FM 99.9
KAOI-AM 1110/FM 95.1/FM 96.7 (upcountry)
KLHI-FM 101.1 (west Maui)
KPOA-FM 93.5 (west Maui)
KMMK-FM 102.3
KDLX-FM 94.3
KNUQ-FM 103.3 or 103.7
KONI-FM 104.7
KPMW-FM 105.5

After turning on your radio, listen for emergency information and instructions. Take the necessary protective actions as directed and keep tuned for further information and instructions.

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1. What should I do when I hear the Civil Defense sirens?
2. What is the difference between a WATCH and a WARNING?
3. Should I evacuate or stay where I am?
4. What should I do to protect my pets/animals?
5. What should my family and I take to the shelter?
6. Where is the nearest evacuation shelter/emergency shelter?
7. I am a visitor at a hotel. What should I do when a disaster is imminent?
8. What should I do during a hurricane?
9. Will tourists be evacuated after a disaster strikes?
10. What to do BEFORE a disaster strikes:
11. What to do WHEN disaster strikes:
12. What is a tsunami?
13. Where and when do tsunamis occur?
14. How do I know when to evacuate?
15. Where do I evacuate?
16. How do I get to inland or to high ground?
17. What should I do if an earthquake occurs while at the coast?
18. What can I do to protect myself from a tsunami?

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