A national forum for emergency management and media to
exchange information and techniques for public safety during severe weather.
March 4-6, 2004
National Center for Employee Development
Marriott Convention Center
2801 East State Highway 9
Visit the 2005
workshop's web site!
The National Severe Weather Workshop will feature the nationís premier
severe weather experts discussing their latest research and forecasting
techniques. Speakers will include forecasters and researchers from the
NOAA Weather Partners in Norman: Storm Prediction Center, National Severe
Storms Laboratory, Warning Decision Training Branch, Radar Operations
Center and National Weather Service Norman Forecast Office.
Designed for emergency managers, storm spotters and other weather enthusiasts,
the workshop offers a unique opportunity to learn about the National Weather
Serviceís outlook, watch and warning process, severe weather preparedness
and safety, StormReady, EMWIN, severe storm risks, lightning effects,
wind damage effects and new ways to get radar data. Spotter training will
be offered in conjunction with the workshop.
- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
- National Weather Service (NWS)
- National Centers for Environmental Prediction
Storm Prediction Center
- Southern Region Headquarters
Norman Forecast Office
- Central Region Headquarters
- National Severe Storms Laboratory
- Oklahoma Emergency Management Association
- Central Oklahoma Chapter of the
American Meteorological Society/National Weather Association
Updated December 30, 2004