2013 NWS Birmingham 
Open House 
Community Awareness Day


When: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 
11 AM to 5 PM 

Where: National Weather Service   Office in Calera, AL, 465 Weathervane Rd. near the Shelby County Airport...

Who: anyone interested in
meteorology and science...

NWS in Calera

Click here for a Google Map to find
National Weather Service Office

This will be a great opportunity for everyone as we kick off Alabama Severe Weather Awareness Week, February 17-22, 2013! 

Come help celebrate our 20th year at our office here in Calera!


Forecasters in Office
Take a tour of the weather forecast office. Bring along you weather radio if you need help to program it! 
Tour various emergency support vehicles. Also, pizza and soda will be available outside for purchase.
Forecaster at Work

Talk with NWS Meteorologists, your county EMA officials, and first responders about a variety of topics.

Radar of Enterprise Tornado

Groups & presentations include:

  • Alabama Emergency Response Team (ALERT Amateur Radio Group)
  • Alabama State & Jefferson County Emergency Management Agency Mobile Command Units
  • Alabaster Police & Fire Departments
  • Calera Fire Department Swift Water Rescue
  • Calera Police Dive Team
  • Hoover Heavy Rescue
  • Pelham Fire Department Hazmat Team
  • Regional Paramedic Service (RPS)
  • Weather presentations throughout the day...

...and much, much more!!


For more information on the Open House on Saturday, February 16th, 2013
call 205-664-3010 or email sr-bmx.webmaster@noaa.gov

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