Frequently Asked Questions
STEUBEN COUNTY / ANGOLA AREA
TORNADO SIREN ACTIVATION
Steuben County has 32 Tornado Sirens through the County and City of Angola. Tornado Sirens may be activated for the following:
1. When a Tornado Warning has been issued for Steuben County by the National Weather Service (NWS).
2. When a Public Safety Officer (EMA, Police, Fire, or Skywarn Personnel) reports a Funnel Cloud or Tornado to Steuben County Communications/911, City Of Angola Dispatch, or Steuben county Emergency Management.
4. When directed to activate the sirens by Steuben County EMA Director or Authorized Designee.
5. When a New Funnel/Tornado Threat has been reported in addition to the initial report, Tornado Sirens will be reactivated.
6. NO “ALL CLEAR” will be issued by either dispatch agency or EMA. All citizens must tune to a media outlet for any weather updates.