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Fire Weather Concerns Continue in California; Pattern Change Possible Later this Week

Low humidity and gusty winds will continue across portions of California through Monday, although the weather pattern may change by Wednesday with increasing rain chances. Elsewhere, chilly conditions will persist across the northern and eastern states with rounds of light snow over the Great Lakes and Northeast, while areas of rain develop in south Texas and the Gulf Coast. Read More >

SkyWarn Training Schedule

National Weather Service Slidell

 

 


Severe Weather/Storm Spotter - Training Sessions 

 

♦ What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Thursday, October 25th  - 5:30PM- 7:30PM
♦ Where – New Orleans Public Library
5641 Read Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70127.

Local Sponsor – New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness.
Telephone: 504-596-0200

For further information - contact the NWS 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.