Common guidelines for activating outdoor warning sirens have been formally adopted by Rock Island County, Scott County, Rock Island Arsenal as well as the cities of Moline, East Moline, Rock Island, Davenport, Bettendorf and many smaller communities.
Under the Quad City Metro area outdoor warning system guidelines, sirens will be sounded for:
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