Tornado drill postponed due to possible tornadoes

Jaclyn Brandt

Tornado drill postponed due to possible tornadoes

By Jaclyn Brandt. CREATED Apr 17, 2013

MILWAUKEE - A tornado drill that had been planned for Thursday has now been moved to Friday, because of possible severe weather during the original time.

"Due to the chance for tornadoes in SE Wi on Thursday – the state of WI tornado drill has been postponed until Friday – April 19," said Lori Getter with Wisconsin Emergency Management. "A mock tornado watch will be issued at 1:00 p.m. and a statewide mock tornado warning will be issued at 1:45 p.m."

This test is happening during Wisconsin's Tornado & Severe Weather Awareness Week. You can find more information from the NWS here.