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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