SkyWarn Training Schedule

National Weather Service Slidell



Severe Weather/Storm Spotter - Training Sessions 


♦ What -- Basic SkyWarn Training
♦ When – Tuesday, May 19, 2015 -- 5:00PM- 6:30PM
♦ Where – St. Bernard Parish Council Chambers;   4201 West Judge Perez Drive, Chalmette, LA 70043

Local Sponsor - St. Bernard Parish Office of Homeland Security/Emergency Preparedness and 9-1-1. 

If you plan to attend the training session, please contact the St. Bernard Parish Office of Homeland Security/Emergency Preparedness at 504-278-4268 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.