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Arctic Front Slides Southward; Heavy Rainfall Potential Across the South and for Hawaii

An arctic front will slowly drift southward this weekend. This will focus snow, locally heavy, from the Intermountain West, Rockies, Plains, and Great Lakes and eventually into the Northeast. Dangerously cold wind chills behind this arctic front are forecast for most of the Plains this weekend. Moisture will increase across the Gulf Coast and the State of Hawaii where flooding concerns increase. Read More >

Below you will find a calendar with the dates of upcoming SkyWarn Spotter talks scheduled for Central Pennsylvania, presented by the National Weather Service Office in State College. Please be aware that SkyWarn talks are conducted during the Spring and Fall. Anyone can attend any talk - regardless of where you live!

Some important items to note:

• YOU MUST REGISTER BEFORE ATTENDING A CLASS:

  • Each date listed on the calendar, when clicked, will expand to show details of the talk. An email address and/or phone number will be provided to register.

• BE SURE TO CHECK THIS WEB SITE THE DAY OF THE EVENT:

  • If any last minute cancelations or changes of venue need to be made, they will be posted here.

• GENERAL REMINDERS FOR SKYWARN CLASSES

  • Classes are free and open to the public
  • Attendees under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian
  • Classes typically last about 90 minutes
  • Make sure to download GoToWebinar on your computer prior to the meeting
  • Test your device for compatibility by clicking here
  • Bring a pen/pencil to the class to take notes

Any problems or questions...please contact:

Warning Coordination Meteorologist Jonathan Guseman or Meteorologist John Banghoff

 

     CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA SKYWARN TRAINING SCHEDULE