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Posted on: November 5, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Learn to Spot Winter Hazards: Free SKYWARN Training at Simon's Rock

Grid with 4 photos of a blizzard, iced twig, tree blowing in the wind, rain on a window

Do you want to train to be a winter weather spotter with SKYWARN, a nationwide volunteer program of trained weather spotters? As a trained weather spotter, you'll help keep your local community safe by providing timely and accurate reports of significant and impactful weather to the National Weather Service (NWS). No prior knowledge or experience is needed; the training is free.


December 5, 2023, from 6 - 8 PM
Bard College at Simon's Rock
Liebowitz Center for International Studies
84 Alford Road
Great Barrington, MA 01230

What will you learn:

  • Hazardous Winter Weather Events and Climatology
  • Weather Spotting Criteria
  • Official Winter Weather Outlook
  • How to Report Information to the NWS and more!

Register here.

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