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Training Announcement: Advanced SkyWarn Storm Spotter Class 
 
The following training is open to the general public.  All are invited – the more the merrier!

Terrebonne Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness is pleased to announce Terrebonne Parish’s first ever offering of Advanced SkyWarn training by National Weather Service, hosted by Terrebonne Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness on Tuesday, March 27th at 6pm, located at 101 Government Street, Gray LA 70359.  This class offers an exciting look into the world of extreme weather and how to report dangerous weather observations.

 Description for ADVANCED SkyWarn Storm Spotter Class

  • This course covers (in greater detail) storm structure, tornadogenesis, basic parameters NWS meteorologists look for to determine severe storm potential and basic radar meteorology. 
  • Prerequisite: We request that attendees first take the Basic SkyWarn Storm Spotter Class to have a basic foundation for the more advanced topics covered in this course.
  • Lasts approximately 1.5 hours

Regarding the prerequisite Basic SkyWarn class, if you have not attended an in-person training previously or if you would like a refresher, please watch the 3 short videos below to satisfy the prerequisite for this class:

BASIC TRAINING VIDEO 1 OF 3:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVN5CY3SfAQ

BASIC TRAINING VIDEO 2 OF 3:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yiO3Wvk8hOA

BASIC TRAINING VIDEO 3 OF 3:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fvKdLAwlCiE                                                              

If interested in attending, please email your name, email and phone number to the following email address: bwalker@tpcg.org

 
 Terrebonne Parish SkyWarn Training Presentation