Thursday, March 1, 2012

National Weather Service Storm Spotters Course set for March 6th

ROXIE - Adams County Emergency Management has set their National Weather Service Storm Spotters Course for March 6, 2012. This very informative and educational public event is going to be held at the Adams County Sheriff Shooting Range (Southwest Mississippi Training Academy) located at  200 Foster Mound Road, Natchez, MS.  Classes are free and typically last about two hours long but are scheduled from 6:00PM until 9:00PM

       Aerial View of Firing Range                      Southwest Mississippi Training Facility 

Storm Spotter training consist of:

* Basics of thunderstorm development
* Fundamentals of storm structure
* Identifying potential severe weather features
* Information to report
* How to report information
* Basic severe weather safety

Adams County Emergency Operations Center Director, Mr Stan Owens, has invited all citizens as well as public officials from Adams County and the surrounding areas. You may get more information by calling 1.601.442.7021 or visit Adams County Emergency Management.  

Source: FCNews Staff - Event Press Release by Adams County Emergency Management