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Strong Storm System To Impact The West

A large, strong and moist Pacific storm system will impact a good portion of the West on Friday through the upcoming weekend. Heavy rain, strong winds, heavy mountain snow and rough surf can be expected. The heavy rain may result in some flash flooding on Friday and Saturday across northern portions of California and southwestern Oregon, especially near recent burn scar areas. Read More >

SKYWARN™ Fall 2019 Training

The National Weather Service welcomes volunteers with an interest in severe weather spotting. The SKYWARN™ program is a voluntary noble civic service. Reports made by spotters provide visual confirmation of potentially severe weather and aid forecasters in issuing warnings.

Interested? Come to a Training and Information Session.


6 - 7 PM Wednesday, November 6th

 Virtual Weather Spotter Training

A confirmation email will be sent once registration is completed. This email will include information on how to view the webinar and how to listen to the webinar's audio.


  6 - 730 PM Wednesday, Oct 2nd

Tillamook County, OR


North Coast Recreational District Building

36155 9th Street

Nehalem, OR 97131



630 - 8 PM Thursday, October 3rd

Multnomah County, OR


Gresham City Hall Conference Center

1333 NW Eastman Parkway

Gresham, OR 97030


Pre-registration is required for this class. You will not be admitted without a ticket. Please register at the following link...



6 - 730 PM Wednesday, October 9th

Cowlitz County, WA


Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office Training Facility

1942 First Ave.

Longview, WA 98632



1130 AM - 1 PM Saturday, October 19th

Lane County, OR


Siuslaw Valley Fire and Rescue Station

2625 Highway 101

Florence, OR 97439



7 - 830 PM Monday, October 21st 

Clark County, WA


Bridgeview Resource Center, Classroom C

505 Omaha Way

Vancouver, WA 98661



7 - 830 PM Thursday, November 21st

Yamhill County, OR


Yamhill County Public Works Auditorium

2060 NE Lafayette Ave.

McMinnville, OR 97128