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National Weather Service SKYWARN Class

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Levy County Emergency Management

7911 Northeast 90 Street

Bronson, FL 32621

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Levy County Emergency Management Hosts SKYWARN Training

~~National Weather Service of Tampa Bay presents Severe Weather Spotter Training~~

Help protect yourself, your family and your neighbors by training to be a SKYWARN Severe Weather Spotter. Levy County’s Department of Emergency Management will host the National Weather Service of Tampa Bay for SKYWARN Severe Weather Spotter Training Wednesday, July 17th, at 6:30 p.m. in the Levy County Emergency Operations Center located at 7911 NE 90th Street, Bronson, FL 32621.

A trained SKYWARN spotter knows safety rules and can identify Florida’s weather threats and visual clues regarding thunderstorm strength. Following the free, 90-minute class, participants will receive a Weather Spotter Guidebook and join the nationwide network of citizen monitors. You’ll report weather emergencies such as tornadoes, flooding rains and extreme temperatures. Tampa Bay National Weather Service Warning and Coordination Meteorologist Dan Noah will teach the class

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Anyone can attend the SKYWARN training; however, you must be 18 years old to receive an ID card – volunteers include fire and police personnel, dispatchers, EMS workers, public utility workers and other concerned private citizens.

What are my parking options for getting to and from the event?

You may park anywere in the EOC parking lot on site

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact David Peaton at 352-486-5213 or by email at davidpeaton@levydisaster.com or questions@levydisaster.com

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