[This article has been updated to reflect additional training locations.]
The National Weather Service office in Pueblo has announced free SKYWARN weather spotting classes in communities across southeast Colorado, including two additional classes in El Paso and Pueblo counties.
Sessions begin in late March and will continue into May. Most are open to the public and run about 90 minutes.
During the presentation, participants learn about the local weather service office, when and how to report severe weather conditions, weather safety tips, and fundamentals about the development and structure of thunderstorms.
|Otero||March 20||6:30 p.m.||La Junta City Municipal Building, 601 Colorado Avenue, La Junta|
|Bent||April 2||6:30 p.m.||Las Animas Fire Dept. 435 W. 5th Las Animas|
|El Paso||April 3||6:30 p.m.||Colorado Springs Police Department - Gold Hill Division, w 80905, 955 W Moreno Ave, Colorado Springs|
|Prowers||April 4||6:30 p.m.||Lamar High School, 1900 S 11th St, Lamar|
|Baca||April 5||6:00 p.m.||Baca County EOC, 29400 U.S. 287, Springfield|
|Custer||April 10||6:00 p.m.||Search and Rescue Building, 710 Rosita Ave. Westcliffe|
|*El Paso||April 11||6:00 p.m.||3755 Mark Dabling Blvd, Colorado Springs|
|*Pueblo||April 16||6:30 p.m.||Pueblo County Emergency Service Center, 101 W. 10th Street, Pueblo|
|Crowley||April 17||6:30 p.m.||Firehall 611 E. 9th Street Ordway|
|* indicates recently added offering|