Are you a weather geek?
Are you the type who can't get enough of the weather? Who, instead of groaning when you hear about an event in the five-day, you cheer? You may just have the knack to be a weather spotter for the National Weather Service, which is always looking to build its network of 6,000 spotters in the region.
Click here to read about my experience training to become a weather spotter and how you can sign up for a session.
The following is a video like those shown to us by our trainers of what a weather spotter is not:
If you do decide to get trained as a weather spotter, you'll learn some fascinating stuff and have the chance to become a valuable asset to the National Weather Service and the neighbors around you.