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Spotter Briefing Material

Severe Weather Outlooks
Day 1
Day 1 outlook
Day 2
Day 2 outlook
Day 3
Day 3 outlook
Meso Discussion
Meso discussion
SPC Mesoanalysis
Radar Reflectivity
Storm Relative Wind
Storm Relative Motions
Base Velocity
Base Velocity
Storm Total Precipitation
Regional Reflectivity
Regional Reflectivity
Observations and Maps
Regional Surface
Surface Map
U.S. Surface
State Wide Surface
Current Weather Satellite
GeoColor: GOES East

Storm Reports


Local Spotter Information

  • Spotter Activation
  • SKYWARN Spotter Location Maps (pdf files): maps of area counties with suggested locations for spotters to view storms from.


Amateur Radio