If you hear the tornado warning sirens sound Tuesday afternoon…it’s only a test. Camden County Emergency Management Director Denise Russell explains they’ll be testing the outdoor warning sirens at 1:30:
The purpose of the annual drill is to test everyone’s readiness for life-threatening severe weather events. Russell says they’ll be activating the county’s Emergency Operations Center:
The National Weather Service will also issue a test tornado warning on NOAA Weather Radio as part of the drill:
Russell explains how to win one of the weather radios:
In case of inclement weather Tuesday, the tornado drill will be postponed to Thursday.