Arsenal warns of loud explosion

The loud testing could happen between noon and 4:30 p.m., officials said.

Posted: Mar. 9, 2018 1:01 PM

Redstone Arsenal personnel warned the public that they may hear a large boom Friday afternoon from testing.

Arsenal officials said a large detonation was planned to take place between noon and 4:30 p.m. on the southern part of the Arsenal. The detonation could be louder than normal, officials said.

There was also a possibility that the test could be cancelled if wind and weather conditions were not acceptable, officials said.

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