SkyWarn Training Schedule

National Weather Service Slidell



Severe Weather/Storm Spotter - Training Sessions 


♦ What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Tuesday, October 27, 2015 -- 6:30PM- 8:00PM
♦ Where – St. Charles Parish Emergency Operations Center;   15026 River Road, Hahnville, LA 70057

Local Sponsor - St. Charles Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness

Telephone - 985-783-5050 or e-mail the National Weather Service at

♦ What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Thursday, November 5, 2015 -- 6:30PM- 8:00PM
♦ Where – Jackson County Emergency Operations Center;   600 Convent Avenue, Pascagoula, MS 39567

Local Sponsor - Jackson County Office of Emergency Services

Space is limited, so if you plan to attend the training session, please contact the Jackson County Office of Emergency Services at 228-769-3111 or e-mail the National Weather Service at

SkyWarn training sessions normally last between one and two hours. During the class, basics of severe weather identification and how to report severe weather are discussed. Normally SkyWarn sessions are held in cooperation with the local emergency management office. If you are interested in becoming a Severe Storm Spotter and want to receive SkyWarn training, contact the local emergency management office or contact our Warning Coordination Meteorologist, at the National Weather Service Office in Slidell by email or phone 985-649-0357 x 223. is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.