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Schedule Last Updated: May 02nd, 2014

Schedule by Map

DATE

COUNTY

CITY

LOCATION

TIME

March 6
2014

Mercer

Bluefield, WV

WVVA-TV
3052 Big Laurel Highway

7:00PM - 9:00PM

March 19
2014

Montgomery

Blacksburg, VA

Inn at Virginia Tech
901 Prices Fork Road

6:30PM - 8:30PM

March 27
2014

City of Roanoke

Roanoke, VA

American Red Cross
352 Church Ave., SW

6:30PM - 8:30PM

April 1
2014

Rockingham

Reidsville, NC

Emergency Operations Center
150 NC Route 65

7:00PM - 9:00PM

April 3
2014

Campbell

Rustburg, VA

Haberer Building Boardroom
47 Courthouse Lane

6:30PM - 8:30PM

April 9
2014

Rockbridge

Lexington, VA

*** LOCATION CHANGED ***
Trinity United Methodist Church
147 S. Main St.

6:30PM - 8:30PM

April 14
2014

City of Lynchburg

Lynchburg, VA

American Red Cross
1007 Sheffield Drive
You must PREREGISTER
to take this class.

6:00PM - 8:00PM

April 15
2014

Botetourt

Daleville, VA

Greenfield Education and Training Center
57 S. Center Drive

7:00PM - 9:00PM

April 17
2014

Pulaski

Pulaski, VA

EOC Center
89 Commerce Street

7:00PM - 9:00PM

April 21
2014

City of Danville

Danville, VA

Danville Community College RCATT Building
121 Slayton Ave

7:00PM - 9:00PM

April 22
2014

Bedford

Bedford, VA

Central Virginia Community College
1633 Venture Blvd

7:00PM - 9:00PM

April 24
2014

Giles

Pearisburg, VA

Giles County Administration Building
315 N. Main Street

6:00PM - 8:00PM

April 28
2014

Caswell

Burlington, NC

Anderson Township Volunteer Fire Department
225 Baynes Road

7:00PM - 9:00PM

April 29
2014

Franklin

Rocky Mount, VA

Franklin Center
50 Claiborne Ave

7:00PM - 9:00PM

May 13
2014

Floyd

Floyd, VA

Jesse Peterman Library
321 W Main St.
You must PREREGISTER
to take this class.

10:00AM - Noon





SKYWARNTM Training is Also Available Online!

If you can't attend one of our classes in person, official SKYWARNTM training is available online through the COMET program. COMET is a cooperative program between the National Weather Service and the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR).

Anyone who completes this online course, passes the associated quiz with a score of 70% or better, and watches a video provided by the National Weather Service in Blacksburg will become an offically trained SKYWARNTM spotter.

Please click here to procede to the training.

Please click here for the NWS Blacksburg video.

When you have completed the training, passed the test with 70% or better, and watched the video, please email our Warning Coordination Meteorologist and let him know. Also, in your email, in addition to a small note stating you completed the training and video, please include the following:

  1. Your 911 mailing address or your latitude/longitude to the nearest 4th decimal place
  2. Your phone number
  3. Any time restrictions of when you would NOT want to be called by our meteorologists
  4. Whether or not you have any weather equipment and the type of equipment
  5. An attachment of the certificate you earned after completing the online class



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