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Severe Weather Threat Continues Today; Heavy Snow Across Northern New England

A storm system moving across the Southern and Eastern states will bring severe thunderstorms to parts of South Texas and the Mid-Atlantic states today. To the north, this storm will bring heavy snow and strong winds to northern New England into Friday. A stronger storm system moving across the Southern tier may produce more widespread severe thunderstorms, including tornadoes, this weekend. Read More >

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2020 Skywarn Storm Spotter Training

Meteorologists from the National Weather Service in Norman conduct storm spotter training sessions each year to help prepare spotters for the upcoming severe weather season. The NWS conducts the training at the invitation of local emergency management officials who organize the training and who, in most cases are responsible for maintaining their local storm spotter network.

If you're interested in being a spotter and are looking for more training materials, visit our "Becoming a Spotter" page - You can also find training materials on our YouTube channel -


2020 Spotter Training Schedule

Site Date Time Location Address City, State
Duncan Feb 4 6:30 PM Red River Technology Center 3300 W Bois D'arc Duncan, OK
Wichita Falls Feb 8 9:00 AM MPEC Exhibit Hall - Seminar Room 1000 5th St. Wichita Falls, TX
Arnett Feb 10 6:30 PM Arnett Fire Station 115 Barnes Ave. Arnett, OK
Knox City Feb 11 6:00 PM Knox City Community Center 208 SE 3rd St. Knox City, TX
Webinar Feb 11 6:30 PM
Shawnee Feb 18 6:30 PM Gordon Cooper Technology Center - Skylab Rooms I and II One John C Bruton Blvd. Shawnee, OK
Webinar Feb 20 1:00 PM
El Reno Feb 24 6:30 PM Public Safety Center 2707 Faith Ave. El Reno, OK
Tishomingo Feb 25 7:00 PM Chickasaw Nation Community Center 818 E 6th St. Tishomingo, OK
Atoka Mar 2 6:30 PM Kiamichi Technology Center 1763 W Liberty Rd. Atoka, OK
Perry Mar 3 6:00 PM Heritage Center 222 N 6th St. Perry, OK
Webinar Mar 4 10:00 AM
Chandler Mar 9 6:30 PM Chandler High School Auditorium 901 S CHS Street Chandler, OK
Taloga Mar 10 6:30 PM Dewey County Fairgrounds 107 N Sexton St. Taloga, OK
Ardmore Mar 14   CANCELED   Ardmore, OK
Fairview Mar 16   CANCELED   Fairview, OK
Mangum Mar 17   CANCELED   Mangum, OK
Edmond Mar 23   CANCELED   Edmond, OK
Webinar Mar 24 6:30 PM
Advanced Webinar Mar 30 6:30 PM