The Paducah National Weather Service and WPSD Local 6
are partnering to provide a "A Night of Severe Weather" 
information on Thursday, June 27 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.  
There are 2 ways to participate in this free event.

1. In Person - FULL - Please see options below. 

2. Via the Internet

A. Live Streaming (audio and video) via

B. Webinar (presentation material) via
    with audio via  866-440-7702 and access code: 8162683154 

       Note: A consideration in using the webinar approach is having the ability to see 
     all presentation (slide) material and having the ability to ask questions via chat. 

Evening Agenda  

  • A webinar/seminar presentation called "Promoting Public Response to 
     NWS Warnings; Achieving Greater Tornado Warning Response," 
     by Christine Wielgos, Paducah National Weather Service

  • A special presentation by guest speaker Chris Novy, Assistant 
     Chief Engineer FOX 25 Oklahoma City/Spotter who was recently 
     injured while storm spotting the El Reno tornado.
  •  A look back at memorable storms that have impacted our region from
    WPSD Local 6 Chief Meteorologist Jennifer Rukavina
    and a brief discussion
    of "Impact Based Warnings" by the Paducah NWS Warning Coordination
    Meteorologist, Rick Shanklin.
  • A panel discussion during which all participants will answer questions
    from the audience and from online submissions.


    Participants are also invited to a reception honoring Chris Novy at 5:30 in the Cybercafe
    of the Emerging Technology Building where they can meet Mr. Novy and other speakers. is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.