CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Our team of meteorologists are making sure you are prepared for severe weather this season.
On Wednesday March 16 at 6:30 p.m., Weather Ready Central Illinois will air on WAND-TV. It is a 30-minute special helping our viewers plan, practice, prepare and act before, during and after severe weather strikes.
The special will feature stories and tips from professionals in the field including meteorologists at the National Weather Service, the Illinois state climatologist, emergency managers and more.
We will also learn about the changes the National Weather Service is looking to make to improve the current watch-warning-advisory system that has been in place for decades.
Be sure to tune to WAND-TV Wednesday March 16 at 6:30 p.m. for Weather Ready Central Illinois. Wheel of Fortune, which normally airs at that time, will be preempted and will not re-air at another time.