Spring Weather Awareness Presentations for North-Central Kansas and South-Central Nebraska


This spring will bring another round of severe and hazardous weather to south central Nebraska and north central Kansas. The National Weather Service (NWS) and your local Emergency Management Agencies want you to be knowledgeable and prepared regarding potentially severe and hazardous springtime weather. The following is information regarding 2010 Spring Weather Awareness presentations in south central Nebraska and north central Kansas. The list will be updated frequently, so check back for the latest information about a presentation in your area.


  • The meetings will last about 2 hours and will be divided into two sections.
  • The first section will focus on Basic Storm Spotting information and last 45 to 60 minutes.
  • The second section will consist of Advanced Storm Spotting information. It will focus on Severe Weather Event Preparation for a Spotter with radar interpretation and event scenario
  • Each multimedia presentation will be conducted by a NWS meteorologist.
  • The meetings are free. All spotters and the general public are encouraged to attend a presentation in your area.


Contact the National Weather Service in Hastings, NE or your local Emergency Management Agency for additional information.


March, 2015 - Upcoming
Day City, State Time Location
02 Smith Center, KS
(Smith County)
6:30pm CST Church of the Nazarene 117 East New York Street
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
02 Osborne, KS
(Osborne County)
6:30pm CST Osborne Public Library
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
03 Stockton, KS
(Rooks County)
6:30pm CST City Hall, 115 South Walnut
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
04 Phillipsburg, KS
(Phillips County)
6:30pm CST Basement, Fischer Building, 205 F Street
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
04 Beloit, KS
(Mitchell County)
6:30pm CST North Central Kansas Technical College - Conference Room
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
05 North Loup, NE
(Valley County)
6:30pm CST Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
09 Spalding, NE
(Greeley County)
6:30pm CDT Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
10 Osceola, NE
(Polk County)
6:30pm CDT Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
10 Geneva, NE
(Fillmore County)
6:30pm CDT Basement, Public Library
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
11 Grand Island, NE
(Hall County)
6:30pm CDT City Hall - Council Chambers
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
12 Ruskin, NE
(Nuckolls County)
6:30pm CDT Ruskin Community Building
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
16 Aurora, NE
(Hamilton County)
6:30pm CDT Aurora Fire Hall
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
16 Hildreth, NE
(Franklin County)
6:30pm CDT Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa..gov
17 St. Libory, NE
(Howard County)
6:30pm CDT Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
18 Gothenburg, NE
(Dawson County)
6:30pm CDT Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
23 Loup City, NE
(Sherman County)
6:30pm CDT Community Center
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
24 Oxford, NE
(Furnas County)
6:30pm CDT Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
24 Clay Center, NE
(Clay County)
6:30pm CDT Clay County Fairgrounds
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
25 Loomis, NE
(Phelps County)
6:30pm CDT Community Building
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
25 Axtell, NE
(Kearney County)
6:30pm CDT Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
26 Kearney, NE
(Buffalo County)
6:30pm CDT Buffalo County Fairgrounds Extension Building south of the Main Office Building. Enter door on northwest side of building
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
26 Elwood, NE
(Gosper County)
6:30pm CDT Elwood Fire Hall
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
30 Mankato, KS
(Jewell County)
6:30pm CDT Community Center
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
30 Guide Rock, NE
(Webster County)
6:30pm CDT Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
30 Alma, NE
(Harlan County)
6:30pm CDT Johnson Center/Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
31 Central City, NE
(Merrick County)
6:30pm CDT Fire Station
Contact Information: michael.moritz@noaa.gov
 

For more detailed information on "spotter talks", including spotter field guides and a glossary, click here

 

 

 

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