Emergency Management


WEATHER: Skywarn Weather Spotters

These volunteers provide essential information for all types of severe weather hazards via mobile or non-mobile reporting, utilizing national SKYWARN standards.

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Prerequisites:

  • At least 21 years of age at the time of acceptance into the program
  • FEMA IS 100, 200, 559, 700 & 800

Skills:

  • Weather
  • Emergency Management
  • Rapid Damage Assessment
  • Work Independently
  • Emergency Response

Time Commitment:

  • 20 hours/year

Mission Statement

Emergency Management protects communities by coordinating and integrating emergency activities across all functions, professions, and jurisdictions necessary to mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural, technological and adversarial threats and hazards.