DIAGRAM: CHART: History of tornadoes in Boone County

March 4, 2013 | 6:53 p.m. CST
Columbia/Boone County Public Safety Joint Communications will activate 80 warning sirens at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday across Boone County as a part of an annual statewide tornado drill.

In the last 13 decades, Boone County has experienced 42 recorded tornadoes resulting in 23 deaths and more than $21 million in property damage. Meteorologists haven’t recorded a tornado in Boone County since 2001.