The National Weather Service, the State Emergency Management Agency and Missouri’s local emergency management offices urge Missourians to use Missouri Severe Weather Awareness Week, March 3-7, to plan and prepare for how they will react to tornadoes, flash flooding and other severe weather. Missouri will conduct the 40th annual Statewide Tornado Drill on Tuesday, March 4 at 1:30 p.m. If severe weather is in the forecast on March 4, the drill will be moved to Thursday, March 6 at 1:30 p.m.

Greene County Skywarn will take checkins on the 146.64 for the drill. pl tone 162.2

If you are from another county, please check in with their Skywarn net. If for some reason they are not participating, feel free to check in with Greene County or the regional repeater!

In preparation for this awareness week, please plan to be at the spotter training Tuesday night Feb 25th at 630pm at the Assembly of God Headquarters on N. Boonville in Springfield.