Severe Weather Awareness Week begins Sunday

Emergency managers tell people to get ready for severe weather.

TIPPECANOE CO., Ind. (WLFI) — Sunday marks the start of Severe Weather Preparedness and Flood Awareness Week.

The Indiana Department of Homeland Security is urging Hoosiers to have a plan in place before severe weather strikes.

Planning ahead can prevent weather-related deaths, injuries and property damage.

Hoosiers are encouraged to put together a preparedness kit, identify shelter and practice their plan this week.

A statewide tornado drill will take place twice on Tuesday, one in the morning and one in the evening.

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