Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Statewide tornado drill will happen as planned

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
Willmar,Minnesota 56201 http://www.wctrib.com/sites/all/themes/wctrib_theme/images/social_default_image.png
West Central Tribune
(320) 235-6769 customer support
Statewide tornado drill will happen as planned
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

CHANHASSEN -- According to the National Weather Service, the Minnesota statewide tornado drill is taking place today. A simulated tornado watch is in effect until 2 p.m.

Advertisement
Advertisement

There is a small chance that storms could be strong or severe this afternoon, mainly over southwest and south central Minnesota. If that scenario occurs, the simulated tornado warning may be postponed.

The agency had given notification that there was a small chance that storms could be strong or severe this afternoon in southwest and south central parts of the state. That chance of real weather could have postponed the drills, which are scheduled for 1:45 and 6:55 p.m.

Advertisement
news@wctrib.com
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness