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Last Update/Change March 15, 2017

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. Basic Classes 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 National Weather Service and Milwaukee Area Skywarn Association.



Saturday March 11  
6PM
Milwaukee County. Storm Spotter Training 
6PM - 8Pm
Oak Creek Police Department, 301 W. Ryan Road.



March 16
6:30Pm
Walworth County
Lauderddale- La Grange Fire department.

W6080 Hwy 12
actual location is in La Grange at intersection of HWY 12 and County HWY H.






Wednesday, March 15
6:30pm
 Portage-Columbia County
WhenWed, March 15, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where711 E Cook St, Portage, WI 53901, USA (map)
DescriptionColumbia County Law Enforcement Center, John Roche Community Room Presenter: Tim Halbach
Thursday, March 16
6:30pm
 Janesville-Rock County
WhenThu, March 16, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where3530 N County Rd F, Janesville, WI 53545, USA (map)
DescriptionRock County Health Care Center auditorium Presenter: Ben Herzog
Monday, March 20
6:30pm
 Sheboygan Falls-Sheboygan County
WhenMon, March 20, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereN6191 Resource Dr, Sheboygan Falls, WI (map)
DescriptionAviation Heritage Center Hangar Presenter: Ben Herzog
Wednesday, March 22
6:30pm
 Cedarburg-Ozaukee County
WhenWed, March 22, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereW67N890 Washington Ave, Cedarburg, WI 53012, USA (map)
DescriptionOzaukee County Fairgrounds, Ozaukee Pavilion (north side of building) Presenter: J.J. Wood
Thursday, March 23
6:30pm
 Fond du Lac-Fond du Lac County
WhenThu, March 23, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereCity of Fond du Lac, 160 S Macy St, Fond du Lac, WI 54935, USA (map)
Description160 S. Macy St. City/County Building in the Legislative Chambers. Presenter: Tim Halbach
Saturday, March 25
1:00pm
 Madison-Spotter
WhenSat, March 25, 1pm – 3pm
Tuesday, March 28
6:30pm
 Dodgeville-Iowa County
WhenTue, March 28, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where303 W Chapel St, Dodgeville, WI 53533, USA (map)
DescriptionIowa County Health and Human Services Building, Community Room Presenter: Marc Kavinsky
Wednesday, March 29
1:00pm
 West Bend-Washington County
WhenWed, March 29, 1pm – 3pm
Where1115 S Main St, West Bend, WI 53095, USA (map)
DescriptionWest Bend City Hall, Room #2015 Use the main entrance on the west side of the building. Parking is available in the lot along S. Main St. or the lot located on the SE corner of S. Main St. and Vine St. This training is recommended for members of law enforcement, the fire service, EMS, dispatchers, other first responders and amateur radio operators. NOTE: This training is also open to the general public. Preregistration is not required. Presenter: Tim Halbach
6:30pm
 West Bend-Washington County
WhenWed, March 29, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where1115 S Main St, West Bend, WI 53095, USA (map)
DescriptionWest Bend City Hall, Room #2015 Use the main entrance on the west side of the building. Parking is available in the lot along S. Main St. or the lot located on the SE corner of S. Main St. and Vine St. This training is recommended for members of law enforcement, the fire service, EMS, dispatchers, other first responders and amateur radio operators. NOTE: This training is also open to the general public. Preregistration is not required. Presenter: Tim Halbach
Thursday, March 30
12:30pm
 Monroe-Green County
WhenThu, March 30, 12:30pm – 2:30pm
Where2841 6th St, Monroe, WI 53566, USA (map)
DescriptionGreen County Justice Center. Presenter: Tim Halbach
6:30pm
 Brodhead-Green County
WhenThu, March 30, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereBrodhead Fire Department, 1100 W 3rd Ave, Brodhead, WI 53520, USA (map)
DescriptionBrodhead Fire Department. Presenter: Tim Halbach
Monday, April 3
6:30pm
 Waukesha-Waukesha County
WhenMon, April 3, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where218 N East Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186, USA (map)
DescriptionCarroll University, Shattuck Hall, Recital Hall, 218 North East ave Presenter: Ben Herzog
Wednesday, April 5
6:30pm
 Darlington-Lafayette County
WhenWed, April 5, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereLafayette County Sheriffs Department, 138 W Catherine St, Darlington, WI 53530, USA (map)
DescriptionLafayette County Sheriff's Department Presenter: Sean Miller
Monday, April 10
6:30pm
 Juneau-Dodge County
WhenMon, April 10, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where127 E Oak St, Juneau, WI 53039, USA (map)
DescriptionDodge County Administration Building Presenter: Marcia Cronce
Tuesday, April 11
6:30pm
 Jefferson-Jefferson County
WhenTue, April 11, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereJefferson County Fair Park, 503 N Jackson Ave, Jefferson, WI 53549, USA (map)
Description503 N. Jackson Ave, Activity Center Presenter: Marc Kavinsky
Wednesday, April 12
6:30pm
 Kenosha-Kenosha County
WhenWed, April 12, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereGateway Technical College Kenosha, 3520 30th Ave, Kenosha, WI 53144, USA (map)
DescriptionRoom T127, 3520 30th Ave, Kenosha Presenter: Tim Halbach
Thursday, April 13
6:30pm
 Lake Geneva-Walworth County
WhenThu, April 13, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where626 Geneva St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, USA (map)
DescriptionLake Geneva City Hall Presenter: Marcia Cronce
Monday, April 17
2:00pm
 Madison-Dane County
WhenMon, April 17, 2pm – 4pm
WhereAlliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713, USA (map)
DescriptionAlliant Energy Center Exposition Hall Presenter: Tim Halbach
6:30pm
 Madison-Dane County
WhenMon, April 17, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713, USA (map)
DescriptionAlliant Energy Center Exposition Hall Presenter: Tim Halbach
Tuesday, April 18
1:00pm
 Lake Delton-Sauk County
WhenTue, April 18, 1pm – 3pm
Where45 Miller Dr, Lake Delton, WI 53913, USA (map)
DescriptionLake Delton Fire Department Presenter: Tim Halbach
6:30pm
 Baraboo-Sauk County
WhenTue, April 18, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where505 Broadway St, Baraboo, WI 53913, USA (map)
DescriptionWest Square Building, Room B24 & 30. Presenter: Tim Halbach
Wednesday, April 19
6:30pm
 Sharon-Walworth County
WhenWed, April 19, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
WhereSharon Village Hall, 182 Park Ave, Sharon, WI 53585, USA (map)
DescriptionSharon Fire Department Presenter: Sean Miller
Tuesday, April 25
6:00pm
 Sturtevant-Racine County
WhenTue, April 25, 6pm – 8pm
Where2320 Renaissance Blvd, Sturtevant, WI 53177, USA (map)
DescriptioniMET Center (formerly CATI) Note: Change of start time to 6pm. Also, Pre-regristation is necessary: https://racinestormspotter.eventbrite.com/ Presenter: J.J. Wood
Wednesday, April 26
6:00pm
 Milwaukee-Milwaukee County
WhenWed, April 26, 6pm – 8pm
WhereMilwaukee Safety Academy, 6680 N Teutonia Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53209, USA (map)
Description6680 N Teutonia Ave, Parking in rear. Enter through North side doors as all doors are card activated after regular business hours. Station security officer is located by North doors. Presenter: Tim Halbach
Thursday, April 27
6:30pm
 Marquette County Spotter Training
WhenThu, April 27, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
DescriptionPresenter: J.J. Wood

























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NORTHEAST WISCONSIN:
NWS Green Bay

Wednesday, February 15
6:00pm
 Little Suamico (Fire Dept Personnel Only)
WhenWed, February 15, 6pm – 7pm
DescriptionFire Dept personnel only.
Thursday, March 2
6:30pm
 Oneida Co. ARES Webinar (ARES only)
WhenThu, March 2, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
DescriptionNorth-central and northeast Wisconsin ARES members only. Send email to nwsgrb.training@gmail.com for information.
Saturday, March 25
9:00am
 Green Bay (Open to Public)
WhenSat, March 25, 9:00am – 10:30am
WhereJet Air Hangar #3, Austin Straubel International Airport, Airport Drive, Green Bay, WI, United States (map)
Wednesday, March 29
6:00pm
 Waupaca (Open to Public)
WhenWed, March 29, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Where811 Harding Street, Waupaca, WI, United States (map)
DescriptionOpen to public.
Thursday, March 30
6:00pm
 Calumet County (Open to Public)
WhenThu, March 30, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
WhereTBD (map)
DescriptionOpen to public.
Tuesday, April 4
6:00pm
 Oshkosh (Open to Public)
WhenTue, April 4, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
WhereEAA AirVenture Museum, 3000 Poberezny Rd, Oshkosh, WI 54902, USA (map)
DescriptionFounders Wing
Wednesday, April 5
6:30pm
 Wausau (Open to Public)
WhenWed, April 5, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Where500 Forest St, Wausau, WI 54403, USA (map)
DescriptionMarathon County Courthouse Assembly Room
Tuesday, April 11
6:30pm
 Evening Webinar (Open to Public)
WhenTue, April 11, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
DescriptionFor northeast and north-central Wisconsin citizens only. Send email to nwsgrb.training@gmail.com for details.
Monday, April 17
12:00pm
 Noon Webinar (Open to Public)
WhenMon, April 17, 12:00pm – 1:30pm
DescriptionFor northeast and north-central Wisconsin citizens only. Send email to nwsgrb.training@gmail.com for details.
Saturday, April 22
10:00am
 Grand Chute (Open to Public)
WhenSat, April 22, 10:00am – 11:30am
Where1900 Grand Chute Blvd, Appleton, WI 54913, USA (map)
Thursday, April 27
1:00pm
 Rhinelander (Open to Public)
WhenThu, April 27, 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Where2000 E Winnebago St, Rhinelander, WI 54501, USA (map)
DescriptionOneida Co. Law Enforcement Center
7:00pm
 UW-Green Bay (Open to Public)
WhenThu, April 27, 7:00pm – 8:30pm
WhereUW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Dr, Green Bay, WI 54311, USA (map)
DescriptionMAC Hall, Room 210





















SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN:
NWS La Crosse as of 3-1-17



Date Time County City Location
March 2 6:30 p.m. Monroe Fort McCoy, WI Base Personnel Only
March 6 6:30 p.m. Mitchell Osage, IA Osage Fire Station
March 9 7:00 p.m. Clayton Luana, IA Luana Fire Station
March 15 10:00 a.m. ALL Webinar
(For NWS La Crosse
Area Only)
For login info:
Click (email) this link
March 16 6:30 p.m. Wabasha Mazeppa, MN Mazeppa Community Center
278 1st Street
March 21 6:30 p.m. Chickasaw New Hampton, IA New Hampton Rescue Building
260 E.Prospect St.
March 22 6:30 p.m. Dodge Mantorville, MN Mantorville Fire Station
March 23 6:30 p.m. Jackson Black River Falls, WI Ho-Chunk Tribal Office Bldg
W9814 Airport Road
March 27 6:30 p.m. Vernon Viroqua, WI Viroqua Area Schools Cafeteria
March 30 2:00 p.m. Grant Sinsinawa, WI Sinsinawa Mound Complex
March 30 6:30 p.m. Grant Potosi, WI Potosi High School Auditorium
128 Hwy US 61
April 5 6:30 p.m. Grant Bagley, WI Community Tornado Shelter Bldg
400 Jackley Lane
April 6 6:30 p.m. La Crosse La Crosse, WI Marycrest Auditorium
Mayo Clinic Health System
Franciscan Skemp
700 West Ave S.
April 10 6:30 p.m. Taylor Medford, WI Medford Fire Station
April 11 6:30 p.m. Winneshiek Ossian, IA Ossian Fire Station
April 13 6:30 p.m. Fillmore To be determined To be determined
April 17 6:30 p.m. Adams Adams, WI Community Center
(not confirmed)
April 18 1:00 p.m. ALL Webinar
(For NWS La Crosse
Area Only)
For login info:
Click (email) this link
April 24 6:30 p.m. Olmsted Rochester, MN Rochester International Event Center
(near RST airport)

 























WESTERN WISCONSIN:
NWS Minneapolis





Tuesday, March 7
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Goodhue County, MN
Wednesday, March 8
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Swift County, MN
Monday, March 13
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Freeborn County, MN
Tuesday, March 14
6:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Yellow Medicine County, MN
Wednesday, March 15
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Chippewa County, MN
Thursday, March 16
6:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Nicollet/Blue Earth County, MN
Saturday, March 18
4:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Morrison County, MN
Monday, March 20
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Martin County, MN
Tuesday, March 21
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Steele County, MN
Wednesday, March 22
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Rice County, MN
Thursday, March 23
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Goodhue County, MN and Pierce County, WI
WhenThu, March 23, 7:00pm – 9:30pm
WhereRed Wing Regional Airport, W7145 148th Ave, Bay City, WI 54723, USA (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Bay City, WI (Pierce County). Training will be held at the Red Wing Regional Airport, at W7425 State Highway 35. Building is the Civil Air Patrol hangar located at the north end of the airport. The best access is the western entry point along Highway 35 (look for the revolving beacon) and not the main entrance. However, there are no signs at the highway marking this entry point, so if the turnoff is missed continue east to the main entrance and drive through the airport property. For more information, contact Stephen Wall at 651-380-9945 or swall201@gmail.com
Monday, March 27
1:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Waseca County, MN
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Waseca County, MN
Tuesday, March 28
1:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Wright County, MN
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Wright County, MN
Thursday, March 30
6:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Stearns County, MN
Saturday, April 1
1:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Stearns County, MN
Monday, April 3
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Kandiyohi County, MN
Tuesday, April 4
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - McLeod County, MN
Monday, April 10
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Dunn County, WI
WhenMon, April 10, 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Where615 Stokke Pkwy, Menomonie, WI 54751, USA (map)
DescriptionSkywarn Training Class in Menomonie, WI (Dunn County). Training will be held at the Judicial Center, located at 615 Stokke Parkway. For more information, contact Bruce Brantner at 715-231-2981 or bbrantner@co.dunn.wi.us
Tuesday, April 11
6:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Meeker County, MN
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Wright County, MN
Saturday, April 15
1:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Stearns County, MN
Tuesday, April 18
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Eau Claire County, WI
WhenTue, April 18, 7:00pm – 9:30pm
WhereSaving Grace Lutheran Church, 2124 Eastridge Center St, Eau Claire, WI 54701, USA (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, after March 15, contact Ron Larson at 715-835-6545 or 715-828-6559 or w9rll@charter.net
Monday, April 24
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Lac Qui Parle County, MN
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Steele County, MN
Tuesday, April 25
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Isanti County, MN
Wednesday, April 26
7:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Benton County, MN
Thursday, April 27
6:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Stearns County, MN
Saturday, April 29
1:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Stearns County, MN
Thursday, May 11
6:00pm
 Skywarn Training - Stearns County, MN
Thursday, May 18
6:30pm
 Skywarn Training - Renville County, MN
















NORTHWEST WISCONSIN:
NWS Duluth



















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