The governor's office issued the following media advisory today:
Inclement Weather Forces Cancellation of Education Event in Joplin
JEFFERSON CITY – Due to inclement weather and tornado warnings in the Joplin area the West Central Elementary stop at 5:00 p.m. has been cancelled today.
For more information, contact the governor's spokeswoman Jessica Robinson at 573-751-0920.
Someone needs to tell the National Weather Service.