Statewide Tornado Drill Slated for Thursday
April 21-25 is Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week.
Officials are holding a statewide tornado drill on Thursday at 1 PM, when a mock tornado watch will be issued. At 1:45 p.m. a mock tornado warning will be issued. If there is severe weather on Thursday, the drill will be postponed until Friday. If there is severe weather on Friday, the drill will be cancelled.
The mock drill is to help residents ensure their workplaces and homes are prepared for natural disasters.