It is hard to believe we are heading into March this weekend, but it is a good time (despite the current cold) to make sure we are prepared for severe thunderstorms over the next several months.
Kentucky's Severe Weather Awareness Week kicks in next week with the annual statewide tornado drill already scheduled:
Indiana's drill will take place twice later in the month:
Many of you ask "how can I become a storm spotter?" NWS Louisville is providing spotter classes at various times across both sides of the river in the coming weeks.
And something NEW this year...you can actually take ONLINE courses and get certified that way as well!!
Here is the link with all the great info:
If you are a weather nut like me...you should sign up! The more the better and it helps in alerting people that are in the path of the storm after it leaves you.