JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – October 19-23, 2020 is Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Week in Mississippi.
The National Weather Service, Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and other organizations are informing the public about severe weather safety.
The purpose of Mississippi Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Week is to provide people with the knowledge necessary to protect their lives when severe weather threatens.
The daily topics during the week are as follows:
|Monday, October 19||Warning Reception Methods|
|Tuesday, October 20||Severe Thunderstorms|
|Wednesday, October 21||Tornado Safety – A statewide tornado drill will be conducted at 9:15 AM.|
|Thursday, October 22||Flash Flooding|
|Friday, October 23||Winter Weather: Snow and Ice|