April 16, 2016
8am - 4:30pm
Mitby Theater - Madison College
1701 Wright St, Madison, WI 53704
Hosted by MidWest Severe Storm Tracking/Response Center, Inc. (501c3 non-profit organization), a MidWest SSTRC Community Outreach Program, MidWest Disaster Assessment Team and Madison College
Free of charge and open to the public!
Join us for a full day of severe weather information & training!
Learn the role of the Media and how to receive critical alerts, the role of your Emergency Management Team(s), of preparedness, and the many aspects of the National Weather Service. Explore the view of severe weather and climate change. explore the dangers of lightning, interpreting weather radar, the role of the University of Wisconsin, climatology, and of satellite research. We will also present a NWS severe weather/spotter class!
Who should attend?
The Dark Skies Severe Weather Seminar is open to the public and is FREE of charge including no charge parking!
Anyone interested in furthering their education and or training for severe weather, climate, emergency preparedness, storm safety, storm spotting & improving your skills, meteorological knowledge, weather technology and what you can give back to your community are encouraged to attend and this invitation is extended to police, fire & EMS, other professionals as well. As there will be spotter class included in the seminar, a Certificate of Attendance will be available (see Registration Tab).
Registration is not necessary. However if you wish to obtain a Certificate of Attendance for the seminar and the spotter class, we do request and remind you to sign in upon your arrival and that you complete the registration information (see Registration tab). Your Certificate of Attendance will then be forwarded to you after the seminar.