Mission Statement: Team Safety is Non-Negotiable. We will never sacrifice team safety for a video of a severe weather event. We pledge to provide the highest quality of weather condition reporting to the National Weather Service. We also pledge to meet and/or exceed the Skywarn Spotter standards for the accuracy and quality of information submitted in our reports
Safety Disclaimer
Never use information provided on this or any other website for the protection of life or property. When severe storms are occurring in, or threaten your location, tune to your local NOAA NWS weather station or a local radio or TV broadcaster in your area for immediate weather information. Also... The movie "Twister" is NOT a storm chaser training film.
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Disclaimer: Storm chasing is a hazardous and potentially deadly activity. Chasing a severe weather event with the intent of capturing video and/or still photos of tornadoes can involve many hazards including down powerlines, large hail, damaging wind, fallen trees, dangerous driving conditions and flying debris. It is highly recommended that you first ride along with an experienced storm chaser before attempting this on your own. And, just because you have seen the movie "Twister" fifty times doesn't make you a storm chaser. It's a movie and NOT a training film.

The National Weather Service provides free Skywarn Spotter training to the public. Contact your local NWS office for their training schedules.
The MetEd website provides education and training resources to benefit the operational forecaster community, university atmospheric scientists and students, and anyone interested in learning more about meteorology, weather forecasting, Free Registration is required for this training.
Spotter Network provides one additional source for Spotter training and certification. And it is free training.
How Do "High" and "Low" Pressure Areas Interact With Each Other
NATO Phonetic Alphabet
Radio Procedure Words ( Prowords )

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