Spotter Training
Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014 @ 11:37:18 CST
Topic: EMA News


National Weather Service, Stephenson County Weather Spotter Training Class to be held at Highland Community College Thursday, March 6, 2014



NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
Stephenson County Weather Spotter Training Class
www.crh.noaa.gov/dvn/

When: Thursday, March 6, 2014  6:30-8:30pm  (Registration begins at 6:00pm)

Where: Highland Community College, 2998 W Pearl City Rd, Freeport, 61032, Building H, Room 201

From:
West: RT 20 to Bus 20, right onto Park Blvd, right onto Pearl City Rd
South: RT 26, left onto Empire St/Pearl City Rd
East: RT 20 to Bus 20, straight to South St/Burchard Ave, left onto Empire St/Pearl City Rd
North: RT 26 to Empire St/Pearl City Rd

Description:
National Weather Service Weather Spotter training is FREE, open to the public, and lasts approximately two (2) hours. Spotter training classes cover severe weather hazards including thunderstorms and tornadoes. This includes the general structure and movement of severe thunderstorms, identification of storm features, and safety concerns.

*Weather Spotters and required to attend weather training every two (2) years.

Skynet Weather Spotter meetings will be held on March 8th and 15th. Skynet members may contact the EMA office to reserve one of these dates to attend.

NWS Spotter Training Flyer 1-9-14







This article comes from Stephenson County Emergency Management Agency
http://www.stcoema.org

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