Skywarn Spotter Training Schedule

 

South Dakota Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 21-25

Wednesday April 23rd is Test Tornado Day: 

     Test Tornado Watch at 10 am CDT; Test Tornado Warning at 10:15 am CDT

       Test Torndao Warning Cancelled at 10:30 am CDT; Test Tornado Watch Cancelled at 11 am CDT

 

Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 21-25

Thursday April 24th is Test Tornado Day:       

     Test Tornado Watch at 1pm CDT; Test Tornado Warning at 1:45 pm CDT

     Test Tornado Warning & Watch cancelled at 2 pm CDT

      Second Test Tornado Warning at 6:55 pm CDT (for participating counties)

 

Skywarn Spotter Training Classes are coming soon!  This training, provided for free by the National Weather Service in Aberdeen, is a 2 hour session on severe weather spotting, thunderstorm identification, and severe weather safety.

Please check the calendar below frequently as additional classes are still being scheduled in some counties.  You may contact the Emergency Manager listed on the calendar, or contact David Hintz, Warning Coordination Meteorologist, with any questions.




March, 2014 - Completed
Day City, State Time Location
18 Ipswich, SD
(Edmunds County)
9:00am CDT Edmunds Co. Courthouse
Contact Information: Leland Treichel 380-6347
18 Roscoe, SD
(Edmunds County)
6:30pm CDT Roscoe Fire Hall
Contact Information: Leland Treichel 380-6347
20 Sisseton, SD
(Roberts County)
7:00pm CDT Sisseton Fire Hall
Contact Information: Jim Pearson 880-0311
25 Watertown, SD
(Codington County)
3:00pm CDT Watertown Extension Office
Contact Information: Jim Sutton 882-6272
25 Castlewood, SD
(Hamlin County)
7:00pm CDT Castlewood Fire Hall
Contact Information: Dave Schaefer 783-7831
26 Watertown, SD
(Codington County)
7:00pm CDT Watertown Extension Office
Contact Information: Jim Sutton 882-6272

April, 2014 - Completed
Day City, State Time Location
01 Mobridge, SD
(Walworth County)
7:00pm CDT Mobridge Fire Hall
Contact Information: Adam Fiedler 605-848-3192
02 Oacoma, SD
(Buffalo/Brule County)
7:00pm CDT Oacoma Community Center
Contact Information: Katheryn Benton 605-234-3433
03 Pierre, SD
(Hughes/Stanley County)
7:00pm CDT Fort Pierre Senior Center
Contact Information: Rob Fines 773-7454
07 Stockholm, SD
(Grant County)
7:00pm CDT Stockholm Fire Dept/Community Room
Contact Information: Sheryl Ward 237-2376
09 Webster, SD
(Day County)
7:00pm CDT Day County courthouse basement
Contact Information: Wes Williams 605-881-6272
15 Britton, SD
(Marshall County)
7:00pm CDT North Marshall Fire Hall
Contact Information: Todd Landmark 880-7475
16 Pollock, SD
(Campbell County)
7:00pm CDT Pollock Community Center
Contact Information: Lawrence Goehring 955-3598
17 Miller, SD
(Hand County)
7:00pm CDT Miller Firehall
Contact Information: Nehemia Volquardsen 853-2408
22 Aberdeen, SD
(Brown County)
6:00pm CDT Basement - Brown County Courthouse
Contact Information: Scott Meints 626-7122
29 Clear Lake, SD
(Deuel County)
7:00pm CDT Clear Lake Fire Hall
Contact Information: Randy Petrick 605-880-7911
30 Doland, SD
(Spink County)
7:00pm CDT R-Bar banquet room
Contact Information: Larry Tebben 450-0176

May, 2014 - Completed
Day City, State Time Location
01 Eureka, SD
(McPherson County)
6:30pm CST Eureka Fire Hall
Contact Information: Tim Serr 605-284-2524
05 Murdo, SD
(Jones County)
7:00pm CDT Jones County Courthouse
Contact Information: Angie Kinsley 605-530-1507
06 Eagle Butte, SD
(Dewey County)
2:00pm MDT CRST Bingo Hall
Contact Information: Randolph Runs After 605-964-6190
06 Eagle Butte, SD
(Dewey County)
6:30pm MDT Eagle Butte VFD
Contact Information: John Bachman 605-964-8138
There are currently no outreach events scheduled.


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