Arlington tornado sirens out of commission as severe weather threatens the area

Arlington tornado sirens out of commission as severe weather threatens the area
Three tornado sirens in Arlington, Tennessee are down Monday as storms threaten the area.

ARLINGTON, TN (WMC) - The Shelby County town of Arlington is warning residents that several tornado sirens are down as storms threaten the area Monday evening.

According to Arlington’s official Facebook page, three outdoor warning sirens are nonoperational, though two are expected to be back up by the end of the day.

IMPORTANT: Three of our Outdoor Warning Sirens - used to alert residents in event of severe weather - are currently...

Posted by Town of Arlington, Tennessee Government on Monday, November 5, 2018

Arlington’s post warns residents not to rely solely on sirens during severe weather but to also use weather radios and news/weather apps.

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