Hazardous Weather Preparedness Page


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The Skywarn Program here at NWSFO Lubbock is the primary means of educating and training spotter groups in Lubbock and across the South Plains/Extreme southern Panhandle area. If you are interested in becoming a trained spotter for your area, or are just interested in browsing through some of the Skywarn Links...see below.

  South Plains Area Severe Weather Climatology

Severe Weather Awareness Webpage for Texas

Local Interest Events and Storm Surveys


 Spotter Training Schedule About Our Skywarn Program
How to Become a Spotter
for Your Area...
The Area We Serve
(County Warning Area)
Skywarn Recognition Day WCM Program Description
Glossary of Weather Terms Speaker Information
Civil Emergency Messages  Skywarn - National Page
South Plains Storm Spotting Team (SPSST) website



Table of Links to Weather Related Brochures

Thunderstorms, Tornadoes, Lightning
Natures Most Violent Storms

If you have any questions or comments about the material presented here, or if you would like to schedule a Spotter Training or Preparedness course for your agency or company, please contact Jody James, our Warning Coordination Meteorologist (WCM).

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