It is Severe Weather Awareness Week!

Good Morning Kix Country!

All this week we are bringing you information about how to get ready for Spring with Severe Weather Awareness Week. If you are wondering about the Tornado Drill that was scheduled for today, here is an update on when that will occur.

IOWA SEVERE WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK
Due to the potential of strong to severe thunderstorms across
portions of Iowa on Wednesday, March 23, 2016, the
Iowa Statewide Tornado Drill has been postponed until
Thursday, March 24th.

 

10:00 AM
Test Tornado Watch issued for Iowa. The test watch will tone alert on NOAA All
Hazards Radio
10:10 AM
NWS Sioux Falls and NWS Omaha will issue test tornado warnings for their Iowa
counties.
10:20 AM
NWS Des Moines, NWS Quad Cities and NWS La Crosse will issue test tornado
warnings for their counties.
10:30-10:35 AM
All NWS offices will issue a Severe Weather Statement to terminate the test warnings.
11:00 AM
Test Tornado Watch expires.
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