2015 SKYWARN™ Spotter Training Classes for Middle Tennessee
To Visit the TN Storm Spotter Website and view the 2015
calendar for scheduled classes , click the link below.
NOTE: Classes may be canceled with short notice due to severe weather. Be sure to check the NWS Nashville web site on the day of the class or contact the class location about cancellations. All classes are basic except where indicated.
SKYWARN is the National Weather Service (NWS) program of trained volunteer weather spotters. Storm spotters come from many walks of life, including fire fighters, law enforcement, and amateur radio operators. SKYWARN spotters coordinate with local emergency management officials and send reports of weather based phenomena to the NWS. In addition to serving as a community’s first line of defense against dangerous storms, spotters provide important information to warning forecasters who make critical warning decisions. SKYWARN storm spotters play a critical role of giving the NWS vital ground truth data, which helps the NWS perform our primary mission, to save lives and property.
NWS Nashville spotter training classes are FREE, open to the public, and last about two (2) hours. No prior training is necessary and no pre-registration is required unless otherwise noted. For further information, contact Tom Johnstone (Warning Coordination Meteorologist) at (615) 754-4633 or by email.
NOTE: Classes may be canceled with short notice due to severe weather. Be sure to check the NWS Nashville web site on the day of the class or contact the class location about cancellations. All classes are basic except where indicated
Tennessee County SkyWarn Frequencies
City or CountyFrequencyAdditional Information
Algood 444.425+PL 88.5
Centerville 147.090+PL 123.0
Centerville 147.255+PL 123.0
Centerville 444.700+PL 107.2
Clarksville 442.900+PL 110.9
Dover 145.250-PL 100.0
Dresden 442.150+PL 107.2
Greeneville 145.410-PL 173.8
Greenfield 145.350-PL 107.0
Jackson 443.825+PL 114.8
Jackson 443.825+PL 114.8
Laneview 443.850+PL 107.2
Lenoir City 442.950+…
Lexington 442.925+PL 123.0
Memphis 146.820 PRIMARY SKYWARN FREQUENCY
Memphis 146.850 ALTERNATE SKYWARN FREQUENCY
Monterey 145.270-PL 123.0
Nashville 443.725+PL 107.2
Northern Anderson 147.360+Primary
Northern Anderson 145.470-Backup
Northern Anderson 146.730-Backup
Robertson County 147.300..
.Robertson County 147.345…
Sparta/White 147.165+PL 123.0
Sumner County 147.300…
Sumner County 147.345…
Tellico Plains 442.550+PL 141.3
White Oak Mt 442.925+PL 100.0