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Another round of heavy rainfall expected in the South

Heavy rainfall is expected for portions of the Southern Plains, Gulf Coast and the Southeast as a cold front moves through. Flash flooding is possible from Texas to North Carolina today. The tail end of the front will produce showers and storms across portions of the Southwest. Read More >

SkyWarn Training Schedule

National Weather Service Slidell

 

 


Severe Weather/Storm Spotter - Training Sessions 

 

♦ What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Monday, May 15  - 6:00PM- 8:00PM
♦ Where – St. Helena Parish Jury, 17911 Highway 43, Greensburg, LA

Local Sponsor – St. Helena Parish OEP. Telephone 225-222-3544. NWS contact – email – sr.lix.webmaster@noaa.gov

 

 

SkyWarn training sessions normally last between one and two hours. During the class, basics of severe weather identification and how to report severe weather are discussed. Normally SkyWarn sessions are held in cooperation with the local emergency management office. If you are interested in becoming a Severe Storm Spotter and want to receive SkyWarn training, contact the local emergency management office or contact our Warning Coordination Meteorologist, at the National Weather Service Office in Slidell by email sr-lix.webmaster@noaa.gov or phone 985-649-0357 x 223.