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 the week of July 30 – August 3, 2018

 

Monday, July 30

Operations in Building 1180

* OPERATING TIMES: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* NOISE ON STATION: N/A

* NOISE DOWN RANGE: N/A

* RIVER RESTRICTIONS: N/A

* ROADS CLOSED ON STATION: Tisdale Road

* BARRICADES CLOSED ON STATION: Tisdale Road barricades in the vicinity of Building 1180

* EMCON CONDITIONS: Condition 4 at Main Range, Condition 2 in Buildings 948/995/1122/455

* MAIN RANGE SHELTER CONDITION: N/A

* OTHER NOTIFICATIONS: N/A

 

Tuesday, July 31

Operations in Building 1180

* OPERATING TIMES: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* NOISE ON STATION: N/A

* NOISE DOWN RANGE: N/A

* RIVER RESTRICTIONS: N/A

* ROADS CLOSED ON STATION: Tisdale Road

* BARRICADES CLOSED ON STATION: Tisdale Road barricades in the vicinity of Building 1180

* EMCON CONDITIONS: Condition 4 at Main Range, Condition 2 in Buildings 948/995/1122/455

* MAIN RANGE SHELTER CONDITION: N/A

* OTHER NOTIFICATIONS: N/A

 

Wednesday, August 1

Testing at Shock Tube Road/Boat Operations on the PRTR

* OPERATING TIMES: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* NOISE ON STATION: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise in the northern (C-Gate) 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 the yellow “N” buoy on the Virginia side and yellow “O” buoy on the Maryland side of the Potomac River

* ROADS CLOSED ON STATION: Tisdale Road, Caskey Road, Higley Road, Frontage Road, Shock Tube Road

* BARRICADES CLOSED ON STATION: Lower Gambo Creek gate, Middle Gate (Tisdale Road), B1470 gate, Frontage Road Gate, Upper Gambo Creek Gate

* EMCON CONDITIONS: Condition 1 at Building 1180

* MAIN RANGE SHELTER CONDITION: N/A

* OTHER NOTIFICATIONS: N/A

 

Thursday, August 2

Testing at Shock Tube Road/Boat Operations on the PRTR

* OPERATING TIMES: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* NOISE ON STATION: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise in the northern (C-Gate) 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 the yellow “N” buoy on the Virginia side and yellow “O” buoy on the Maryland side of the Potomac River

* ROADS CLOSED ON STATION: Tisdale Road, Caskey Road, Higley Road, Frontage Road, Shock Tube Road

* BARRICADES CLOSED ON STATION: Lower Gambo Creek gate, Middle Gate (Tisdale Road), B1470 gate, Frontage Road Gate, Upper Gambo Creek Gate

* EMCON CONDITIONS: Condition 1 at Building 1180

* MAIN RANGE SHELTER CONDITION: N/A

* OTHER NOTIFICATIONS: N/A

 

Friday, August 3

Testing at Shock Tube Road/Boat Operations on the PRTR

* OPERATING TIMES: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

* NOISE ON STATION: Potential to create “MODERATE” noise in the northern (C-Gate) 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 the yellow “N” buoy on the Virginia side and yellow “O” buoy on the Maryland side of the Potomac River

* ROADS CLOSED ON STATION: Tisdale Road, Caskey Road, Higley Road, Frontage Road, Shock Tube Road

* BARRICADES CLOSED ON STATION: Lower Gambo Creek gate, Middle Gate (Tisdale Road), B1470 gate, Frontage Road Gate, Upper Gambo Creek Gate

* EMCON CONDITIONS: Condition 1 at Building 180

* MAIN RANGE SHELTER CONDITION: N/A

* OTHER NOTIFICATIONS: N/A

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