SkyWarn Training Schedule

National Weather Service Slidell



Severe Weather/Storm Spotter - Training Sessions 


♦ What -- Advanced SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Tuesday, May 10, 2016 -- 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
♦ Where – Baton Rouge - Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness;   3773 Harding Ave., Baton Rouge, LA 70807

Local Sponsor - East Baton Rouge Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness. Please contact their office if you plan to attend.

Telephone - 225-389-2100 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.