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Weather Spotter Workshop “Beyond CanWarn”


For immediate release:

Jason Tremblay, VE3JXT
RAC Community Services Officer

Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC)the national association for Amateur Radio in Canada, is pleased to present a special event for Amateurs and non-Amateurs: Weather Spotter Workshop “Beyond CanWarn”.

Special Guest: Geoff Coulson, Warning Preparedness Meteorologist

Hosted By: Jason Tremblay, VE3JXT, RAC Community Services Officer

In this special online Zoom event, Geoff Coulson, Warning Preparedness Meteorologist, will discuss topics including the basics of thunderstorm formation, the types of damage severe thunderstorms can produce and what to look for in the sky. Winter severe weather will be touched on as well.

The training also provides ways that storm reports can be provided to Environment and Climate Change Canada and several safety tips to keep storm spotters safe.

Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Time: 7 pm EDT

Cost: There is no registration fee for this event.

Where: Zoom online Webinar

Registration: This is a Zoom online event and there is no need to register in advance. Simply join the meeting using the Zoom link provided on the RAC website.

Written by

Canadian amateur radio operator since 2007. Operating on the VHF/UHF bands and local repeaters in the Durham Region area. Husband and the father of four.

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