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(Press Release) — The CNMI Emergency Operations Center State Warning Point with the Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services in conjunction with U.S. Naval Forces Marianas Guam, would like to inform the general public that a U.S. military unit will be conducting WWII live ordnance at Saipan Marpi Blow Pit on July 20, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

The general location of this activity will be at Marpi Blow Pit within 110 feet radius on all quadrants to 110 feet above sea level.

Due to the danger imposed by these activities, acting Gov. Arnold I. Palacios is strongly advising the general public especially fishermen, commercial pilots and marine tour operators to stay away from these areas during the time and dates indicated.

For more information, call the Emergency Operation Center-State Warning Point at 237-8000, VHF marine channel 16 or HF single-sideband radio on 5.205.0.