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Severe Weather Spotter Training Schedule

Storm spotter training for 2019 is now being scheduled. Visit this page often to see schedule updates and additional classes.

Official spotter training will be offered three different ways:
 (1) In-person instruction--approx 12 classes around northeast Wisconsin. 
 (2) Web seminar--live instruction via the web. These will be scheduled in the spring--and only available if you live in the NWS Green Bay service area. 
 (3) Self-paced online courses

For more information about these official NWS spotter courses, or the spotter program in general, visit our Storm Spotter web page:

Calendar of Spotter Classes for 2019

All in-person classes and web seminars will be listed on the calendar. Most are open to the public. Click class time/location for details and location/map. Web seminars will be labeled as such. Check back often for schedule updates and new web seminar additions. 

Spotter Training Webinars

Note: These will be scheduled at a later date.
Live web seminars ("webinars") are open to residents of northeast and central Wisconsin. Click here to see a map for eligible counties. The training is the same that is offered in-person.