Virginia, West Virginia to hold statewide tornado drill on March 16
RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT/WHSV) - Tuesday is “Tornado Preparedness Day” in Virginia and West Virginia.
For Virginia, the statewide tornado drill is happening at 9:45 a.m. For West Virginia, the statewide tornado drill is happening at 11 a.m.
The National Weather Service sends a test tornado warning in the form of a monthly required test.
Schools and businesses will need to use their NOAA Weather Radios to take part in the drill. It is suggested that those be turned on by 9:40 a.m.
Local radio, TV and cable stations will also broadcast the test message.
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