NWS postpones tornado drill in Wis.

Drill in Minn. to go on as scheduled

Published On: Apr 17 2013 01:35:45 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 18 2013 08:20:28 AM CDT
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The National Weather Service has postponed the scheduled tornado drill due to the threat of severe weather in parts of southeast Wisconsin.

The drill, which was originally scheduled for Thursday, April 18, will now take place at Friday, April 19 at 1:45 p.m. in Wisconsin. In Minnesota, the tornado drill will go on as scheduled on Thursday.

A statewide tornado watch will be issues at 1 p.m. and a statewide tornado warning will be issued at 1:45 p.m.