Severe Weather Awareness & Safety Presentation Schedule


The National Weather Service in Dodge City provides storm identification/spotter training sessions each spring.  These sessions are done in cooperation with county Emergency Management agencies across the area.  All training is free, is open for anyone to attend, and is not designed for just storm spotters.  Anyone with a desire to learn how to identify severe weather and to learn about the dangers from these storms is encouraged to attend.  The programs last about  1 1/2 hours.

Counties that will have training include: Barber, Clark, Comanche, Edwards, Ellis, Finney, Ford, Grant, Gray, Hamilton, Haskell, Hodgeman, Kearny, Kiowa, Lane, Meade, Morton, Ness, Pawnee, Pratt, Rush, Scott, Seward, Stafford, Stanton, Stevens, and Trego.  Check back often for updates.

The following is a schedule for training through April 2014:


April, 2014 - Upcoming
Day City, State Time Location
21 St. John, KS
(Stafford County)
7:00pm CDT Courthouse Annex building - 210 East 3rd
24 Elkhart, KS
(Morton County)
7:00pm CDT Morton County Civic Center - 400 E. Orchard



February, 2014 - Completed
Day City, State Time Location
24 Montezuma, KS
(Gray County)
7:00pm CST Senior Center/Community Hall - 307 N. Aztec St.
25 Pratt, KS
(Pr County)
3:00pm CST Community Center - 619 North main
25 Pratt, KS
(Pratt County)
7:00pm CST Community Center - 619 North main

March, 2014 - Completed
Day City, State Time Location
03 Garden City, KS
(Finney County)
3:00pm CST Finney County Fairgrounds - Grandstand meeting room
03 Garden City , KS
(Finney County)
7:00pm CST Finney County Fairgrounds - Grandstand meeting room
04 Ulysses, KS
(Grant County)
7:00pm CST Fairgrounds - Auditorium
05 Syracuse, KS
(Hamilton County)
6:30pm MST High School lecture hall
06 Wakeeney, KS
(Trego County)
7:00pm CST 4H building at the fairgrounds
10 Coldwater, KS
(Comanche County)
7:00pm CDT High School - 600 N. Leavenworth
11 Johnson, KS
(Stanton County)
7:00pm CDT 4H building = East Greenwood South Ave
13 Meade, KS
(Meade County)
7:00pm CDT EMT station - 725 Carthage
17 Ashland, KS
(Clark County)
7:00pm CDT Community Center - 812 Main Street
18 Liberal, KS
(Seward County)
7:00pm CDT Activity center at the fairgrounds
19 Scott City, KS
(Scott County)
7:00pm CDT EMS building - 110 East 4th
20 Larned, KS
(Pawnee County)
7:00pm CDT JA Hass exhibit building at the fair grounds - 400 East 18th
24 LaCrosse, KS
(Rush County)
7:00pm CDT Fire station on main street
25 Hugoton, KS
(Stevens County)
7:00pm CDT EMS training center - 428 Jackson St.
26 Jetmore, KS
(Hodgeman County)
7:00pm CDT King Center on Main Street
27 Dighton, KS
(Lane County)
7:00pm CDT Courthouse community room
31 Sublette, KS
(Haskell County)
7:00pm CDT Caretech EMS building - 100 N. Inman

April, 2014 - Completed
Day City, State Time Location
01 Kiowa, KS
(Barber County)
7:00pm CDT K of C Hall - 1212 East Main
02 Hays, KS
(Ellis County)
7:00pm CDT Sternberg Museum
03 Kinsley, KS
(Edwards County)
7:00pm CDT 4H building - South US 183 HWY
07 Ness City, KS
(Ness County)
7:00pm CDT Courthouse - 202 west Sycamore
08 Greensburg, KS
(Kiowa County)
7:00pm CDT Community Center - 720 N. Bay street
10 Lakin, KS
(Kearny County)
7:00pm CDT Kearny County Library
14 Dodge City, KS
(Ford County)
7:00pm CDT Sheriff Office training room - 11311 Comanche


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