Severe weather preparedness week
This week is Severe Weather Preparedness Week nationwide, and Tuesday is about staying safe if a tornado hits.
Tornado drill at Hamilton Southeastern HS
Students practice tornado drill at Hamilton Southeastern High School
There are two statewide tornado drills Tuesday -- one was at 10:15 a.m., and the other will be at 7:35 p.m.
Use this opportunity to go over your tornado safety plan with your family.
A basement or interior room is the best spot to be if a tornado hits. Make sure you stay away from windows.
Here are some tornado safety tips. This week is Severe Weather Preparedness Week for Indiana. @rtv6 pic.twitter.com/wJIkd1RY6X— Todd Klaassen (@ToddKlaassen) March 22, 2016
Here are some tornado safety tips. This week is Severe Weather Preparedness Week for Indiana. @rtv6 pic.twitter.com/wJIkd1RY6X
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Have the umbrella handy once again today as showers and some thunderstorms will move through the area.
Spring can either mean severe thunderstorms or snow. It just depends on where you are.
While the state of Indiana tested its tornado sirens on Tuesday, Howard County, also tested its mass alert system -- Everbridge.
Severe weather is ramping up a little earlier than usual this year.
This is the first time in decades new clouds have been added to the publication.