More than 100 sirens will sound twice around Marion County on Wednesday as part of a statewide tornado drill.
National Weather Service officials said although central Indiana has enjoyed several days of unseasonably warm temperatures, severe weather threats can still loom.
"Most of our tornadoes occur during the warm season, said Dave Tucek with National Weather Service Indianapolis.
Weather experts said the tornadoes that ravaged Henryville were some of the most powerful storms to hit the state in nearly 20 years, RTV6's Eboné Monet
Wednesdays drills are an effort to make sure everyone is prepared if and when another tornado strikes.
Theres really no place within the state of Indiana immune to tornadoes, Tucek said.
Officials said the sirens will sound twice on Wednesday: once between 10:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., and again between 7:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
In Marion County, once the National Weather Service alerts the division of Homeland Security, officials will receive a cue to sound 168 sirens.
Officials offered advice for Hoosiers participating in the drill.
"We always recommend that you go to the lowest floor available to you in an interior hallway, or closet or bathroom on that floor. Cover yourself up with a heavy blanket or pillow to primarily protect your head from potential flying debris, Tucek said.
Carol Greely with the American Red Cross said Hoosiers should make a disaster kit and store it in their hiding space.
It's a three-day supply of food, water, essential medications and first aid kit supplies to keep you and your family safe for three days should you be involved in a tornado or any kind of severe weather, Greely said.
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