News and Announcements
2013 Storm Spotter Talk
Every year, the National Weather Service in Topeka presents spotter talks
which are open to the general public. Presentations are typically
1-1.5 hours long, and are given by a meteorologist from our office.
Spotter training will focus on storm structure and accurate
identification of important cloud features associated with supercell
addition, this year the NWS will provide supplemental on-line spotter
training. This training is focused on the basics of convective weather
and storm structure. We strongly encourage all county spotters and
others who are interested in becoming spotters to complete this training
as an introduction into basic spotting concepts. This training takes
around one hour can be accessed here.