Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Battlefield Mall, Springfield, Missouri
Battlefield Mall will host the 2017 Severe Weather Awareness Expo along with the National Weather Service and other local agencies and partners to better equip Southwest Missouri communities to prepare for the upcoming severe weather season of tornadoes, flash flooding and severe storms. The event will be located in the East Court of the mall, and it is free to attend. Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 25th from 10 am to 2 pm…Bring the whole family!
Missouri is known for its dangerous weather ranging from tornadoes, to extreme flooding, and even winter storms. It’s important for Missourians to know about weather safety since we have the extremes. The Severe Weather Awareness Expo at the Battlefield Mall is to inform the community on how to keep their families safe before and after severe weather hits.
The National Weather Service in Springfield along with other local partner agencies and media outlets will be there to educate the community on severe weather. There will be fun interactive activities and educational material for everyone. There will be a tornado simulation machine on display. Meteorologists will be there to answer your questions and even help you program your NOAA weather radio.