Kentucky observes Severe Weather Awareness Month during the entire month of March. Indiana will observe Severe Weather Awareness Week March 24-30.
Kentucky's Tornado Drill will take place Tuesday, March 5 between 10:00am and 10:15am EST (9:00am and 9:15am CST). Indiana's Tornado Drill will take place Monday, March 25 between 10:00am and 10:30am EDT (9:00am and 9:30am CDT) and between 7:30pm and 8:00pm EDT (6:30pm and 7:00pm CDT).
Tornado damage in Northfield, Kentucky on April 3, 1974. Photo taken by Russ Conger, of the National Weather Service office in Louisville.