The National Weather Service Quad Cities has scheduled in-person Skywarn Spotter Training for spring 2022, including a class on March 25 in Muscatine.
Spotter training classes cover severe weather hazards including thunderstorms and tornadoes. This includes the general structure and movement of severe thunderstorms, identification of important storm features, and safety concerns.
All in-person and virtual classes to be conducted by the NWS Quad Cities office and last about two hours. They are free and open to the public. Classes are appropriate for all ages. Ages 10 and up will likely get the most out of the training.
The March 25 session will be from 7:30 to 9 :30 p.m. at Calvary Church, 501 US-61 #16, in Muscatine.
For more information, visit https://www.weather.gov/dvn/spotters