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Event Description

BASIC SKYWARN Spotter Training (BSKYWARN)

The National Weather Service will present a Severe Weather Spotter training program to help participants of all ages understand severe weather in the local area.

The following topics will be covered…

• how and why buildings fail in high winds

• thunderstorm development and severity

• recognition of storm/cloud elements

• anticipating storm motion, intensity and severity based on cloud structure

• lightning dynamics and threats

There is no cost to attend!

 
Details
Date(s)  Wed. Sep 04, 2019 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. 
Location Surry County Emergency Services
1218 State Street, Mount Airy NC 27030 
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Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
Offered By North Carolina Division of Emergency Management 
Primary Instructor TBD, To Be Determined 
Course Length 2 Hours 
Course Hours
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Prerequisites
Target Audience Anyone interested in weather or becoming a trained spotter. 

Offering Specific Information

There will be no travel reimbursement for this offering.

For additional course information, please use the link here:   https://www.weather.gov/SKYWARN

 

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