Potomac River Test Range schedule for week of January 14

News Release, NSWC Dahlgren Division

Range / Weapons Testing Hotline: 877-845-5656 (toll free) for daily updates on range operation and test schedules.

Noise Questions & Comments:866-359-5540 (toll free) to comment or ask a question about noise or vibrations you think are being caused by operations at Dahlgren.

For more information on NSWC Dahlgren’s range schedule, contact the NSWCDD Public Affairs Office, (540) 653-8152.Range Schedule for Jan. 14-18, 2019

Mon.,Jan. 14

Testing at Main Range

* Operating Times: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* Noise on Station: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise in the eastern (Main Range) areas of NSF Dahlgren

* Noise Down Range: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise down range and in communities surrounding NSF Dahlgren

* River Restrictions: Restricted approximately 10,000 yards down range from NSF Dahlgren to yellow N and O buoys

* Roads Closed on Station: River Bank Road, Fuze Road

* Barricades Closed on Station: Main Range Barricades

* EMCON Conditions: Condition 2 in Buildings 948/995/1122/455

* Main Range Shelter Condition: Main Range Local Shelter South

* Other Notifications: None

Tues., Jan. 15

Testing at Main Range

* Operating Times: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* Noise on Station: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise in the eastern (Main Range) areas of NSF Dahlgren

* Noise Down Range: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise down range and in communities surrounding NSF Dahlgren

* River Restrictions: Restricted approximately 10,000 yards down range from NSF Dahlgren to yellow N and O buoys

* Roads Closed on Station: River Bank Road, Fuze Road

* Barricades Closed on Station: Main Range Barricades

* EMCON Conditions: Condition 2 in Buildings 948/995/1122/455

* Main Range Shelter Condition: Main Range Local Shelter South

* Other Notifications: None

Wed., Jan. 16

Testing at Main Range

* Operating Times: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* Noise on Station: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise in the eastern (Main Range) areas of NSF Dahlgren

* Noise Down Range: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise down range and in communities surrounding NSF Dahlgren

* River Restrictions: Restricted approximately 10,000 yards down range from NSF Dahlgren to yellow N and O buoys

* Roads Closed on Station: River Bank Road, Fuze Road

* Barricades Closed on Station: Main Range Barricades

* EMCON Conditions: Condition 2 in Buildings 948/995/1122/455

* Main Range Shelter Condition: Main Range Local Shelter South

* Other Notifications: None

Thurs., Jan. 17

Testing at Main Range/Testing at EEA

* Operating Times: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* Noise on Station: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise in the southern (Building 101) and eastern (Main Range) areas of NSF Dahlgren

* Noise Down Range: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise down range and in communities surrounding NSF Dahlgren

* River Restrictions: Restricted approximately 10,000 yards down range from NSF Dahlgren to yellow N and O buoys

* Roads Closed on Station: River Bank Road, Fuze Road

* Barricades Closed on Station: Main Range Barricades

* EMCON Conditions: Condition 2 in Buildings 948/995/1122/455

* Main Range Shelter Condition: Main Range Local Shelter South

* Other Notifications: None

Fri., Jan. 18

Testing at Main Range/Testing at EEA

* Operating Times: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* Noise on Station: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise in the southern (Building 101) and eastern (Main Range) areas of NSF Dahlgren

* Noise Down Range: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise down range and in communities surrounding NSF Dahlgren

* River Restrictions: Restricted approximately 10,000 yards down range from NSF Dahlgren to yellow N and O buoys

* Roads Closed on Station: River Bank Road, Fuze Road

* Barricades Closed on Station: Main Range Barricades

* EMCON Conditions: Condition 2 in Buildings 948/995/1122/455

* Main Range Shelter Condition: Main Range Local Shelter South

* Other Notifications: None

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