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SKYWARN Weather Spotter Training

March 10 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Our Scott County EMA will be sponsoring a SKYWARN weather spotter training and refresher course. Here is the link for you to sign up:

https://www.weather.gov/mrx/skywarn_classes

National Weather Service encourages anyone with an interest in public service to join the SKYWARN® program. Volunteers include police and fire personnel, dispatchers, EMS workers, public utility workers and other concerned private citizens. Individuals affiliated with hospitals, schools, churches and nursing homes or who have a responsibility for protecting others are encouraged to become a spotter.

Training is free and typically lasts about 2 hours. You’ll learn:

  • Basics of thunderstorm development
  • Fundamentals of storm structure
  • Identifying potential severe weather features
  • Information to report
  • How to report information
  • Basic severe weather safety

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Details

Date:
March 10
Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Event Category:

Organizer

Bill Green KC8SPV

Venue

Roane State Community College
410 W.H. Swain Boulevard TN 37756 United States + Google Map

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