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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICES CONDUCTS
FREE SKYWARN WEATHER SPOTTER TRAINING IN ELLENSBURG
Wants Residents To Keep Eyes On Skies
Weather Spotter Network Will Help Track Storms
Volunteers are being sought to participate in the latest weather spotter training on May 14 in Ellensburg. Weather spotters trained by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) National Weather Service (NWS) are key volunteers who assist the meteorologists by providing up-to-date information about storm activity.
The Skywarn Weather Spotter training is free and will last about 2 hours. It will be held in the Western Town VIP room at the Fairgrounds, located at 1010 East 8th Avenue, beginning at 1 p.m. There will be light refreshments and door prizes. The training is being co-sponsored by Kittitas County Emergency Management.
More information about the training is available by contacting Dennis Hull at 541-969-7136. You can also email Hull at email@example.com. Additional information is also available at the National Weather Service website at weather.gov/pendleton.