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Advanced Storm Spotter Training

Advanced Storm Spotter Training

Filed in College/Adult, Featured by on May 28, 2020 • views: 55

Advanced Severe Weather Topics for Storm Spotters given by the National Weather Service forecast office in Norman, Oklahoma. Online training recorded on March 30, 2020.

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Basic Storm Spotter Training
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Basic Storm Spotter Training

Filed in College/Adult, Featured by on May 28, 2020 • views: 61

Recorded at the Pelham Civic Complex before a big crowd in March 2019. The trainer is Brian Peters, former WCM (Warning Coordination Meteorologist) for NWS Birmingham, now on the ABC 33/40 Weather Team.

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Severe Weather & General Safety
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Severe Weather & General Safety

Filed in College/Adult, Featured by on May 28, 2020 • views: 52

Todd Barron, the Warning Coordination Meteorologist at the National Weather Service forecast office in Huntsville, Alabama, shares a video on knowing your impacts with severe weather.

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What is WeatherReady Fest views: 26

Learn how to be better prepared for a disaster with the Virtual WeatherReady Fest! Billion-dollar weather disasters are a regular occurrence today. The devastating impacts of extreme events like tornado outbreaks, widespread floods, destructive hurricanes, crippling droughts, deadly wildfires, and earthquakes can be reduced by teaching people useful preparedness and resilience techniques.

How Does a Weather Forecaster Know What to Forecast? views: 58

WUSA 9 Chief Meteorologist Topper Shutt answers viewers’ questions about how he uses GOES satellite data to accurately predict the weather. Video from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

How Do We Use GOES Satellites? views: 53

Operated by NOAA and launched by NASA, GOES-P will continue providing critical data used for real-time weather prediction on Earth as well as space weather events, and search and rescue efforts.

The Unsolved Mystery of Tornadoes views: 60

This is a great video on The Unsolved Mysteries of Tornadoes with the late Severe Storm Researcher, Tim Samaras. Video from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.