Test Statewide Tornado Drill

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TEST…TORNADO WARNING…TEST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
10 AM CST TUE MAR 5 2019

…THIS MESSAGE IS FOR TEST PURPOSES ONLY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A
* THIS IS A TEST MESSAGE. TORNADO WARNING FOR…

BOURBON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS…
CHEROKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS…
CRAWFORD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS…
BARRY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
BARTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
BENTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI…
CAMDEN COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI…
CEDAR COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
CHRISTIAN COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
DADE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
DALLAS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
DENT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI…
DOUGLAS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
GREENE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
HICKORY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI…
HOWELL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI…
JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
LACLEDE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
LAWRENCE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
MCDONALD COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
MARIES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI…
MILLER COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI…
MORGAN COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI…
NEWTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
OREGON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI…
OZARK COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
PHELPS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI…
POLK COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
PULASKI COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI…
ST. CLAIR COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI…
SHANNON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI…
STONE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
TANEY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
TEXAS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI…
VERNON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI…
WEBSTER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…
WRIGHT COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI…

* UNTIL 1015 AM CST

* THIS IS A TEST MESSAGE. THIS IS A TEST TORNADO WARNING FOR THE
KANSAS AND MISSOURI SEVERE WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK.

HAZARD…TORNADO.

SOURCE…THIS IS A TEST.

IMPACT…IN A REAL TORNADO FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO
THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT SHELTER. EVEN WELL BUILT HOMES MAY SUFFER
SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE.

* THIS IS A TEST MESSAGE. THIS TEST TORNADO DRILL IS FOR ALL CITIES
THROUGHOUT SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI OZARKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…
THIS IS A TEST MESSAGE. IF THIS WERE A REAL TORNADO WARNING…THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WOULD STATE WHERE THE TORNADO IS FORMING AND THE CITIES IN ITS PATH.

IT IS NOT A MATTER OF IF BUT WHEN WARNINGS ARE ISSUED FOR YOUR AREA AND BY PARTICIPATING IN THE DRILL…YOU WILL INCREASE THE ABILITY OF YOUR FAMILY…FRIENDS AND COWORKERS TO SURVIVE THESE DEADLY STORMS.

IN A REAL WARNING YOU WOULD BE TOLD TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF IN A MOBILE HOME…A VEHICLE OR OUTDOORS…MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.