Current Defcon Level Today | 2021 Warning System Condition Alert Status Now
Defcon Level Warning System news and alerts. The current defcon level today in 2021 is located on the Current Status page, where you will not only find today's current defcon level warning status but also see important warning updates, news alerts and military threats happening right now.
What Does The Defcon Level Warning System Status Mean?
The meaning of DEFCON is DEFense readiness CONdition. There are 5 Defcon Level Alerts in the warning alert system. The actual purpose or meaning of the alert system is to indicate the current readiness status of the United States military, or how close we actually are to a nuclear attack.
The current defcon level alerts range from status levels 1 to 5, with defcon level 1 being the highest actual U.S. military defense readiness warning status that can be ordered by the Pentagon, such as in situations like a state of war, or heightened military or nuclear threat, and defcon level 5 being the lowest threat condition in the warning system and means a current state of peace.
More Information About The Defcon Level & Official U.S Military Change History
For more information about the levels and what the defense readiness levels mean visit our About Page where there is a section devoted to frequently asked questions and answers about the current defcon level alert warning status. The Condition Levels Page will explain what each of the defcon levels mean.
You may also visit the History Page where you will find a list of current official warning system status changes, including when the last warning system status change was for the U.S. Military.
Remember, the current defcon level warning system status today is not recorded as an actual official change until the United States government officially releases the actual current official warning system level for the military to the public.
Don't forget to stop by the News Alerts page after checking out what the 2021 current defcon level is today!