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Learn to Become a Broward SKYWARN Storm Spotter

The Broward County Emergency Management Division will host a training class for SKYWARN Storm Spotters on Saturday, May 22, at the Broward County Emergency Operations Center, 201 N.W. 84th Avenue in Plantation. The class is intended for those interested in becoming a Storm Spotter or those who are spotters and want to sharpen their skills.

Classes for beginners and advanced Storm Spotters will be taught in a combined class by a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. Preregistration by Friday, May 15, is required as only 60 seats are available. The class is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Attendees must be at least 14 years old and accompanied by an adult. Attendees need to make their own lunch arrangements. To register, call or email: . SKYWARN Storm Spotters are a nationwide network of volunteers who report observations of significant weather and damage resulting from severe weather to the National Weather Service.

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Posted by AdamF on May 7 2010. Filed under Broward County, Fort Lauderdale, Hurricane season, Local news, Weather. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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