Outdoor tornado warning siren drills scheduled for Thursday

Tornado drills are scheduled Thursday in Minnesota as part of Severe Weather Awareness Week.

Outdoor warning sirens are scheduled to sound at 1:45 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. in several counties across the state.

During Severe Weather Awareness Week, people are encouraged to make plans and emergency kits for when severe weather hits.

KSTP’s severe weather guide

Learn more about Severe Weather Awareness Week here.