Links

Weather Links

National Weather Service Fort Worth SKYWARN Page - Various resources for DFW Storm Spotting.

NWS SKYWARN Spotter Training Youtube

NWS Storm Spotter Training YouTube

NWS Weather Safety Guides - Safety tips for various modes of severe weather.

Weather Hazard Planner - See breakdown of which hazards are forecast for the area.

Radar Data - GRLevel3 software provides custom radar display.

EXPLANATION OF SPC SEVERE WEATHER PARAMETERS - Guide to reading the SPC Observed Sounding Analysis.

Severe Thunderstorm Forecasting Video Lecture Series

Guide to Storm Spotting For Homeowners

Spotter Network - Online spotter tracking. Using laptop with internet or smartphone with client (i.e. RadarScope), report your location, name, callsign and frequency to the Spotter Network site.

NWS Convective Parameters

Reporting Severe Weather - National Weather Service Fort Worth resources for reporting severe weather.

Miscellaneous Resources

Official website for City of Grand Prairie

Chirp Universal Radio Programming Software

Website for Dallas County RACES

Website for Tarrant County RACES

Website for Garland RACES

Ham Radio Over Internet - EchoLinkĀ® software allows licensed Amateur Radio stations to communicate with one another over the Internet, using streaming-audio technology. The program allows worldwide connections to be made between stations, or from computer to station, greatly enhancing Amateur Radio's communications capabilities. There are more than 200,000 validated users worldwide ? in 162 of the world's 193 nations ? with about 5,000 online at any given time.

FEMA Independent Study Courses

METED Training - Various Emergency Management and Weather Related Training Resources.