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Welcome to the new NWS Tallahassee Junior Spotter program! If you would like to become a junior spotter, simply watch the three short YouTube training videos below and then take the quiz. If you pass, program leader, Jeanie McDermott will e-mail you a certificate of completion.


Thunderstorms & Lightning

Severe Thunderstorms & Tornadoes

Basic Storm Spotting


Once you've watched all three videos, take the quiz via the Google form linked below. Note it may take up to a week to process the quiz.


For additional information on the program, please contact