Missouri statewide tornado drill rescheduled for Thursday

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – The National Weather Service has postponed today’s scheduled Missouri Statewide Tornado Drill for Thursday, March 17.

The change is due to the weather forecast for northeast Missouri calling for the potential for severe weather this afternoon and this evening.

Residents in northeast Missouri are advised to stay up to date on today’s weather forecast and to take protective actions if necessary.

The drill will take place at 1:30 p.m.

For more information visit: http://www.weather.gov/lsx/severeweek.