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Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains. Read More >

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Storm Spotter Resource Center

National Weather Service - Norman, Oklahoma

 
Welcome to the Storm Spotter Resource Center. This page is designed to be a companion to the official storm spotter training conducted by the Norman National Weather Service office. If you are a new spotter or interested in getting involved, check out this link to get started.
 
How To Send A Storm Report
Current Weather Briefing
Severe Weather Safety Checklist
 
The table below provides links to web pages that give essential information to spotters. Follow the links to reach more detailed pages.
   
Confused about when certain watches, warnings or advisories are issued? Reference the criteria page in the resources section of this web site. All watches, warnings and advisories are detailed there.
 
During times of severe weather, the web pages available via the NWS Enhanced Data Display can be especially handy to storm spotters. These pages include "auto-refreshing" maps of warnings, storm reports, etc.