SkyWarn Training Schedule

National Weather Service Slidell



Severe Weather/Storm Spotter - Training Sessions 


♦ What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Thursday, June 25, 2015 -- 6:00PM- 7:30PM
♦ Where – New Orleans City Hall, Emergency Operations Center;   1300 Perdido Street, Suite 9W03, New Orleans, LA 70112

Local Sponsor - New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness

If you plan to attend the training session, please contact the New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness at 504-658-8700 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.