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The National Weather Service (NWS) Detroit/Pontiac Office is hosting an opportunity for Skywarn Training in 2017 for the citizens of Southeast Michigan.  The training will be a WEBINAR on Wednesday, May 31st from 7 p.m. to 815 p.m

The training is reserved for residents of Southeast Michigan.   The training is also limited to the first 150 people that register.  Since the training is through an internet connection and conference call, families are encouraged to register once and participate from one connection/computer.   To register please e-mail Rich Pollman at...

This training will be canceled if there is a threat of severe weather on May 31st.

The Skywarn Training Class will feature topics such as weather safety, severe thunderstorms, tornadoes, what to report to the NWS, and how to report to the NWS.  The Webinar will use the Join Me internet client.  Please be sure to give yourself enough time (about 15 minutes prior to the start) to download the necessary file to participate.

We look forward to discussing the Skywarn topics with you on May 31st.