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Tennessee Severe Weather Awareness Week

Beginning Sunday, February 28th, the National Weather Service offices that serve Tennessee will be conducting Severe Weather Awareness Week 2021. Each day, a new topic will be covered by way of online presentations. You will be able to register for any or all of the FREE classes that will be offered during the week. The topics for each day are listed below, then you can scroll down and register for the classes you would like to attend.

 

Sunday February 28

Important Role of SKYWARN Spotters

Monday March 1

Flooding & Flash Floods

Tuesday March 2

Lightning, the Underrated Killer

Wednesday March 3

Tornado Safety & Preparedness

Thursday March 4

Severe Thunderstorms

Friday March 5

NOAA Weather Radio and the Emergency Alert System

Statewide Tornado Drill including a NOAA Weather Radio test will be conducted
at 9:30 a.m. CST/10:30 a.m. EST

Saturday March 6

Importance of Social Media

 

Individuals or groups will be able to attend the following classes in the comfort of their own home using the extremely user-friendly computer program, GoToWebinar.  The only requirement will be speakers to listen, if you're using a computer. If you want to ask questions, you will need to have a VOIP microphone (this is not a requirement). 

Each class can be viewed on a 
Mac or PC, as well as on your iPad, iPhone or Android device by simply downloading the FREE GoToWebinar app in the app store on your device (you'll need the Webinar ID number supplied in the registration email).

 

Here is a list of this year's SWAW2021 classes:
 

Date

Time

Class

Register


Sunday, February 28


2 pm CST


Basic SKYWARN Spotter Class


Click Here to Register


Monday, March 1


1 pm CST


Weather101: Flash Flooding


Click Here to Register


Monday, March 1


7 pm CST


Weather101: The NWS Basics


Click Here to Register


Tuesday, March 2


10 am CST


Weather101: NWS Storm Damage Surveys


Click Here to Register


Tuesday, March 2


7 pm CST


Weather101: Quasi-Linear Convective Systems


Click Here to Register


Wednesday, March 3


12 pm CST


Hazardous Weather Awareness for Large Facilities


Click Here to Register


Wednesday, March 3


7 pm CST


March 3rd 2020 Tornado Recap


Click Here to Register


Thursday, March 4


1 pm CST


Weather101: Severe Thunderstorm Ingredients


Click Here to Register


Thursday, March 4


7 pm CST


Weather101: Observations in 3-D


Click Here to Register


Friday, March 5


10 am CST


Weather101: Snowfall Forecasting


Click Here to Register


Friday, March 5


7 pm CST


The Emergency Alert System (EAS) and NOAA Weather Radio



Click Here to Register


Saturday, March 6


530 pm CST


The Role of Social Media in Severe Weather with @NashSevereWx


Click Here to Register


Saturday, March 6


630 pm CST


Advanced SKYWARN Spotter Class


Click Here to Register

Classes are FREE & for ALL AGES!
All classes will run approximately 1 hour

No prior training is necessary, but registration is required
NOTE: Classes may be canceled with short notice due to severe weather!




 

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