Winter Skywarn Training Coming to Macomb County
Macomb County Emergency Management has partnered with the National Weather Service to bring the Skywarn Spotter Training opportunity to Macomb County in 2019. SKYWARN storm spotters are part of the ranks of citizens who form the nation’s first line of defense against severe weather. The National Weather Service encourages anyone with an interest in public service and/or access to communication such as HAM radio to join the SKYWARN program. The Skywarn Spotter Course will last roughly an hour and half.
The course will be conducted at 10 A.M., Saturday, April 6, 2019. This course will be held in Room 100B of the Macomb Intermediate School District building located at 44001 Garfield, Clinton Township, 48038. To register for this course, call Macomb County Emergency Management at (586) 469-5270 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday or email registration requests to MCOEM@macombgov.org. Please include the names of those planning on attending. The course is open to all who are interested and there are no age or group affiliation requirements to attend and there is no charge to attend as well. If you are unable to attend this class but are still interested in receiving this training, go to www.skywarn.org/local-classes/michigan for information on additional courses being held in the S. E. Michigan area.