Severe Weather Awareness Week is in full gear, and one big message is sounding clear. Have a plan!
This week is severe weather preparedness week and the main message being promoted is to have a plan in place.
File image of a tornado siren
Tornado image taken March 2, 2012 in Crittenden, Ky.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - This week is severe weather preparedness week and the main message being promoted is to have a plan in place.
Already this year, there have been tornadoes in Kansas and Missouri.
Last month, a twister touched down in Harveyville, Kan., damaging 40 percent of the town.
The 41 Action News weather team says that should serve as a reminder.
We suggest either get a weather radio or sign up for severe weather text alerts at KSHB.com/alerts
Secondly, have everyone in your house ready for anything.
The tornado sirens in both Kansas and Missouri will sound Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. as part of a drill.
Weather radios will also sound.