Saturday / 06
9am to 12 noon / BASIC and ADVANCED TRAINING
*** SESSION WILL BE VIRTUALLY
HELD VIA Go to Webinar (www.gotomeeting.com)
*** INSTRUCTION provided courtesy of National
Weather Service / Austin-San Antonio ***
Office website: www.weather.gov/ewx
South Central Texas SkyWarn Spotter Manual (PDF)
3 Hours / Basic and Advanced SkyWarn severe/inclement weather recognition and safety training
Yes, please. Here is a pre-registration link .
A certificate of completion will be presented to those participants completing the entire 3 hour training session.
This training is open to the general public.
Those involved in public safety and severe weather safety / recognition, such as amateur radio (ham) operators,
first responders (law enforcement officers, firefighters, EMS officials), emergency management officials and
media representatives (reporters, photojournalists) are especially encouraged to attend this important session.
.... Basic and Advanced Spotter Training ....
9:00 - 9:05 am.... Session Welcome by Troy Kimmel
and Bob Rose
9:05 - 9:10
Central Texas SkyWarn Spotter Guide Update - Troy Kimmel
(found at: www.la.utexas.edu/users/kimmel/skywarnbook.pdf )
10:30 - 10:35am.... Break
10:35 - 12 noon.... Advanced SkyWarn Training Session (NWS, Austin/San Antonio)
12 noon.... Question and Answer Session / Session Close