National Weather Service SKYWARN Storm Spotter Program - Cook County EMRS, Glenview, IL

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

When: Tuesday, April 7, 2020     7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Where: NIPSTA, 2300 Patriot Boulevard Glenview, IL 60026

Presenters: National Weather Service

  NWS encourages anyone with an interest in public service to join the SKYWARN® program. Volunteers include police and fire personnel, dispatchers, EMS workers, public utility workers and other concerned private citizens. Individuals affiliated with hospitals, schools, churches and nursing homes or who have a responsibility for protecting others are encouraged to become a spotter.

  • Basics of thunderstorm development
  • Fundamentals of storm structure
  • Identifying potential severe weather features
  • Information to report
  • How to report information
  • Basic severe weather safety