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Last Update/Change February 10, 2016

Background Info:
1. Unless indicated classes are free and open to the public with a in-person instructor.
2. You do not have to be a spotter to attend.
3. Classes cover severe weather identification, evaluation, reporting, and safety.
4. Class runs about 2 hours including a midway 10-15 minute break.
6. Unless noted programs are at the 'Basic' (beginner/refresher) training level.
7. Some NWS offices accept on-line training in lieu of in-person training. Milwaukee Skywarn recommends doing the on-line course for the base line training and the in-person session for local and NWS contact information. Training dates are also listed on each NWS website.

According to National Weather Service data there are now 350,000-400,000 total trained storm spotters.
SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN
Training conducted by Milwaukee Area Skywarn Association, Midwest Storm Trackers, and the National Weather Service.

Date Time County City Location
Sat. Mar 26 6:00PM Milwaukee Oak Creek
Oak Creek Police Dept Courtroom
301 W. Ryan Road
AREA MAP
Mon, Apr 4 6:30PM Milwaukee Milwaukee
ARES and  Amateur Radio Operators Only
Milwaukee Co Behavior Health Building
9455 W. Watertown Plank Road
AREA MAP
Mon, Apr 11 7:00pm Waukesha Pewaukee
ARES and Amateur Radio Operators Only
Red Cross Building
2220 Silvernail Road
AREA MAP
Sat, May 7 1:00 Pm Waukesha New Berlin  
New Berlin City Hall
3805 S. Casper Drive
AREA MAP
Sat, May 14 1:00 Pm
ADVANCED CLASS (3 hours)

New Berlin City Hall
3805 S. Casper drive
(MAP LINK ABOVE)
April 23 MORNING
SESSION

9Am-11Am
SPOTTER
TRAINING
CLASS
Milwaukee
County
City of
Greenfield

--DANGER IN DAIRYLAND SEMINAR--
Free & Open To The Public
NO registration!!

---Come to one or both sessions---
Greenfield High School Auditorium
4800 South 60th (60th & Layton)
Spotter Training Class in the Morning
Tim Halbach - National Weather Service

Training certificates issued for those who register
Sponsored by Milwaukee Area Skywarn Association



AREA MAP



Afternoon speakers

JEREMY NELSON - WISN TV 12  Meteorologist and M.C.
Tom Purdy - Wisconsin Professional Storm Chaser/Photographer
Barry Mitchell -Milwaukee Co Emergency Management
Christine Westrich - Milwaukee Co E-M
John Cohn - Greenfield Fire Chief and E-M
 Jay Johnston - Greenfield Police Chief
Rusty Kapela - Scary Looking Clouds
Dave Wherry - American Signal Corporation
Tim Halback - Doppler Radar Interpretation
Guest Speaker
Guest Speaker

CLOSE: RAFFLE PRIZES


AFTERNOON
SESSION

12-4 PM
FEATURED
SPEAKERS



Saturday, February 27
9:30am
 Walworth Co-Spotter Talk
Monday, March 14
6:30pm
 Green Lake Co-Spotter Talk
WhenMon, March 14, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Tuesday, March 15
6:30pm
 Columbia Co-Spotter Talk
WhenTue, March 15, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where711 E Cook St, Portage, WI 53901, USA (map)
DescriptionLaw Enforcement Center JJ/TH Have a large screen. Bring projector/laptop.
Wednesday, March 16
12:30pm
 Green Co-Spotter Talk
6:30pm
 Green Co-Spotter Talk
WhenWed, March 16, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where208 Mason St, Blanchardville, WI 53516, USA (map)
DescriptionBlanchardville Fire Department. Will pull the trucks out and set chairs up in the bay. Bring a projector and screen.
Thursday, March 17
6:30pm
 Lafayette Co-Spotter Talk
WhenThu, March 17, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where626 Main St, Darlington, WI 53530, USA (map)
DescriptionLafayette County Courthouse in the County Board Room.
Monday, March 21
6:30pm
 Dodge County-Spotter Talk
WhenMon, March 21, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereBeaver Dam High School, 500 Gould Street, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, United States (map)
DescriptionBeaver Dam High School Auditorium MK/TH/BH?
Tuesday, March 22
6:30pm
 Milwaukee Co-Spotter Talk
WhenTue, March 22, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where2424 15th Ave, South Milwaukee, WI 53172, USA (map)
DescriptionSouth Milwaukee City Hall
Wednesday, March 23
6:30pm
 Ozaukee County-Spotter Talk
WhenWed, March 23, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where975 Port Washington Rd, Grafton, WI 53024, USA (map)
DescriptionMK/MC/TH/BH? Aurora Medical Center Grafton Conference Room #1 Pre-register with Scott Ziegler. Limited to 60 people.
Thursday, March 24
6:30pm
 Rock Co-Spotter Talk
WhenThu, March 24, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where3530 Co Hwy M, Edgerton, WI 53534, USA (map)
DescriptionRock County Health Care Center auditorium
Monday, March 28
6:30pm
 Waukesha Co-Spotter Talk
WhenMon, March 28, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where218 N East Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186, USA (map)
DescriptionCarroll University. Recital Hall inside Shattuck Music Center on the main campus. Parking and building information: http://www.carrollu.edu/prospective/visit/
Wednesday, March 30
6:30pm
 Iowa Co-Spotter Talk
Thursday, March 31
6:30pm
 Washington Co-Spotter Talk
WhenThu, March 31, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereN112W17001 Mequon Rd, Germantown, WI 53022, USA (map)
DescriptionGermantown Village Hall board room (capacity of 80). MC/BH
Monday, April 4
6:30pm
 Sheboygan Co-Spotter Talk
Tuesday, April 5
6:00pm
 Racine Co-Spotter Talk
WhenTue, April 5, 6pm – 8pm
Where2320 Renaissance Blvd, Sturtevant, WI 53177, USA (map)
DescriptionIMET Center. Talk starts at 6PM! MC/JW/TH/BH?
Wednesday, April 6
1:00pm
 Dane Co-Spotter Talk
WhenWed, April 6, 1pm – 3pm
6:30pm
 Dane Co-Spotter Talk
WhenWed, April 6, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Monday, April 11
6:30pm
 Marquette County-Spotter Talk
WhenMon, April 11, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where67 E Park St, Montello, WI 53949, USA (map)
DescriptionMarquette County Sheriff's Office training room MK/JW/TH/BH?
Tuesday, April 12
6:30pm
 Jefferson Co-Spotter Talk
WhenTue, April 12, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
DescriptionJW/TH/MK?
Wednesday, April 13
6:30pm
 Kenosha Co-Spotter Talk
WhenWed, April 13, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where7511 12th St, Kenosha, WI 53144, USA (map)
DescriptionSomers Town Hall/Village Hall JW/TH
Tuesday, April 19
6:30pm
 Fond du Lac Co-Spotter Talk

Wednesday, April 20
6:30pm
 Sauk Co-Spotter Talk
WhenWed, April 20, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where505 Broadway St, Baraboo, WI 53913, USA (map)
DescriptionWest Sqaure Building 505 Broadway, Baraboo Room B24














NORTHEAST WISCONSIN:
NWS Green Bay

Date Time City Location Registration Info
         
Mar 22 6:00 PM Manitowoc County Information and Tech Building
1024 S 9th St, Rooms 111/112
Mar 29 6:00 PM Hilbert Community Center
45 N 5th St
         
Mar 30 6:00 PM Waupaca Waupaca Co Courthouse
811 Harding St
         
April 1 6:00 PM Sturgeon Bay Crossroads-Collins Learning Center
2041 Michigan St
         
April 9 10:00 AM Appleton area Grand Chute Town Hall
1900 Grand Chute Blvd
         
April 19 6:30 PM Northeast and
Central Wisconsin
Web Seminar
Click
here for eligible counties
Register via email.
See instructions below.
         
April 21 10:00 AM Rhinelander Law Enforcement Center
2000 E Winnebago St
Contact EM office to register
715.361.5167
         
April 26 6:00 PM Oshkosh TBD
         
April 27 6:00 PM Wausau County Courthouse, Assembly Rm
         
April 27 6:00 PM Luxemburg EOC, Kewaunee Co Fairgrounds
         
April 28 6:00 PM Shawano Herman Town Hall
Highway 29 and County Rd U, Shawano
         
May 4 7:00 PM Green Bay UW-Green Bay
Room TBA
         
May 12 6:00 PM Merrill Fire Department, Training Room
110 Pier St
         

Spotter Training Webinars

Web seminars ("webinars") are open to residents of northeast and central Wisconsin. Click here to see a map for eligible counties. The training is the same that is offered in-person. 

You must have a PC, laptop or tablet that can view the Join.me application. Audio is supplied via phone. Additional information will be supplied after registration.

Register via email: nwsgrb.training@gmail.com  Please include your name, city, and county that you reside in.











SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN:
NWS La Crosse

Januar 29, 2016



Date Time County City Location
March 14 6:30 p.m. Richland Richland Center, WI Community Center
1050 N.Orange St
March 15 6:30 p.m. Floyd/Mitchell Charles City, IA Zoetis (Auditorium)
March 21 6:30 p.m. Fayette Fayette, IA Fayette Fire Station
March 22 7:00 p.m. Clayton Elkader, IA Volga Fire Station
March 28 6:30 p.m. Monroe Tomah, WI La Grange Town Hall
22731 Flint Ave
March 29 6:30 p.m. Olmsted Rochester, MN Rochester International Event Center
(near RST Airport)
April 5 6:30 p.m. La Crosse La Crosse, WI Marycrest Auditorium
Mayo Clinic Health System
700 West Ave S
April 7 7:00 p.m. Houston Hokah, MN City Municipal Auditorium
April 11 6:30 p.m. Juneau Town of Germantown Germantown Hall
April 12 6:30 p.m. Clark Abbotsford, WI Abbotsford High School
North Gym
April 18 6:30 p.m. Grant Lancaster, WI Lancaster High School
Auditorium

WESTERN WISCONSIN:
NWS Minneapolis


Wednesday, March 2
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Pierce County, WI
WhenWed, March 2, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
WhereElmwood Area Ambulance Services, 223 N Woodworth St, Elmwood, WI 54740, United States (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Elmwood, WI (Pierce County). Training will be held at Elmwood Ambulance, located at 223 Woodworth. For more information, contact Pam Rice at 715-505-6669 or pam38180@yahoo.com
Wednesday, March 9
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Sibley County, MN
WhenWed, March 9, 7:00pm – 9:30pm
WhereSibley County Court Administration, 400 Court Ave, Gaylord, MN 55334, United States (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Gaylord, MN (Sibley County). Training will be held in the lower level of the Courthouse (west entrance), located at 400 Court Avenue. For more information, contact Brian Gorman at 507-237-4109 or BryanG@co.sibley.mn.us
Thursday, March 17
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Faribault County, MN
WhenThu, March 17, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Where315 E 6th St, Blue Earth, MN 56013, USA (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Blue Earth, MN (Faribault County). Training will be held in the conference room of the Community Education District Office, located at 315 E 6th St. Pre-registration is required, and there is a $10 community education fee. Call 507-526-3172 for more information, or register online at http://www.blueearth.k12.mn.us (click on community education).
Monday, March 28
1:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Waseca County, MN
WhenMon, March 28, 1:30pm – 4:00pm
Where300 N State St, Waseca, MN 56093, USA (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Waseca, MN (Waseca County). Training will be held in the East Annex of the Waseca County Courthouse, located at 300 N State Street. For more information, contact Nancy Lageson at 507-835-0694 or Nancy.Lageson@co.waseca.mn.us
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Waseca County, MN
WhenMon, March 28, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Where300 N State St, Waseca, MN 56093, USA (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Waseca, MN (Waseca County). Training will be held in the East Annex of the Waseca County Courthouse, located at 300 N State Street. For more information, contact Nancy Lageson at 507-835-0694 or Nancy.Lageson@co.waseca.mn.us
Tuesday, April 5
6:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Nicollet/Blue Earth County, MN
WhenTue, April 5, 6:00pm – 8:30pm
WhereSouth Central College-North Mankato Campus, 1920 Lee Blvd, North Mankato, MN 56003, United States (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in North Mankato, MN (Nicollet County). Training will be held in Conference Rooms A&B at the South Central College, located at 1920 Lee Boulevard. For more information, contact Brenda Olmscheid at 507-304-4806 or Brenda.Olmscheid@blueearthcountymn.gov
Monday, April 11
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Steele County, MN
WhenMon, April 11, 7:00pm – 9:30pm
WhereSteele County Historical Society, 1700 Austin Rd, Owatonna, MN 55060, United States (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Owatonna, MN (Steele County). Training will be held at the Steele County History Center, located at 1700 Austin Road. Pre-registration is encouraged. Please call the Owatonna Fire Station at 507-444-2454. More information is available at http://www.steelecountyskywarn.org/Class2016.html
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Watonwan County, MN
WhenMon, April 11, 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Where620 1st Ave S, St James, MN 56081, USA (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in St James, MN (Watonwan County). Training will be held at the American Legion, located at 620 1st Ave S. For more information, contact Julie Peterson at 507-375-5841 or Julie.Peterson@co.watonwan.mn.us
Tuesday, April 12
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - McLeod County, MN
WhenTue, April 12, 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Where830 11th St E, Glencoe, MN 55336, USA (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Glencoe, MN (McLeod County). Training will be held in the Commissioner's Boardroom, in the basement of the Courthouse, 830 11th Street East. For more information, contact Kevin Mathews at 320-864-1339 or kevin.mathews@co.mcleod.mn.us
Wednesday, April 13
6:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Polk County, WI
WhenWed, April 13, 6:00pm – 8:30pm
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Polk County, WI. Location TBA. For more information, contact Kathy Poirer at 715-485-9280 or Kathy@co.polk.wi.us
Saturday, April 16
10:00am
 Skywarn Training - Polk County, WI
WhenSat, April 16, 10:00am – 12:30pm
WhereOsceola Public Library, 102 Chieftain St, Osceola, WI 54020, United States (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Osceola, WI (Polk County). Training will be held at the Osceola Public Library, located at 102 Chieftain St. For more information, contact Kathy Poirer at 715-485-9280 or Kathy@co.polk.wi.us
Tuesday, April 19
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Eau Claire County, WI
WhenTue, April 19, 7:00pm – 9:30pm
WhereSaving Grace Lutheran Church, 2124 Eastridge Center St, Eau Claire, WI 54701, United States (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Eau Claire, WI (Eau Claire County). Training will be held at Saving Grace Lutheran Church, located at 2124 Eastridge Center Street. For more information, contact Ron Larson at 715-835-6545 or 715-828-6559
Thursday, April 21
6:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Kanabec County, MN
WhenThu, April 21, 6:00pm – 9:30pm
Where100 N Vine St, Mora, MN 55051, USA (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Mora, MN (Kanabec County). Training will be held in the County Jail Training Room, located at 100 N Vine Street. For more information, contact Kate Mestnik at 320-679-6317 or kate.mestnik@co.kanabec.mn.us
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN:
NWS Duluth


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