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SkyWarn Training Schedule

National Weather Service Slidell

 

 


Severe Weather/Storm Spotter - Training Sessions 

 

♦ What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Wednesday, Mar 29 - 6:00PM- 8:00PM
♦ Where – St. Tammany Parish EOC, 510 E. Boston St., Covington, LA 39556.

Local Sponsor –– St. Tammany Parish Emergency Management.  Telephone 985-867-3787.   NWS contact – email – sr.lix.webmaster@noaa.gov

 

  

What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Thursday, Mar 30  - 6:00PM- 8:00PM
♦ Where – St. Helena Parish Police Jury, 17911 Highway 43, Greensburg, LA 70441.

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

 

  

What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Friday, Mar 31  - 1:30PM- 3:30PM
♦ Where – 3500 Park Rd., Ocean Springs, MS 39564.

Local Sponsor – Gulf Islands National Seashore(US National Park Service). Telephone 601-684-9289.  NWS contact – email – sr.lix.webmaster@noaa.gov

 

  

What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Thursday, Apr 6  - 6:00PM- 8:00PM
♦ Where – Pearl River County Emergency Management Agency, 810 Highway 11 South, Poplarville, MS 39470.

Local Sponsor – Pearl River County Emergency Management Agency. Telephone 601-795-3058.  NWS contact – email – sr.lix.webmaster@noaa.gov

 

  

What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Thursday, Apr 27  - 11:30AM- 1:00PM
♦ Where – Pascagoula Senior Center, 1912 Live Oak Ave., Pascagoula, MS 39568.

Local Sponsor – Jackson County Emergency Management Agency. Telephone 228-769-3111.  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.