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Outdoor Weather Event Exercise

  • Date: 03/05/2019 1:30 PM - 3:45 PM
  • Location: McHenry County Mental Health Board
    620 Dakota Street
    Crystal Lake, Illinois 60012
  • Introduction: This exercise is intended for decision making team members including local public safety officials, community event planners/organizers, elected officials and any other individual involved in outdoor event planning.

This eye-opening exercise demonstrates the need for all communities, in the interest of public safety, to have an effectively trained decision making team including a Weather Watcher for every outdoor community event.

Exercise Objectives:

  • Identify NWS products and services that are available before & during special events
  • Supplement special event incident commander's & Weather Watcher's interpretation skills of NWS products
  • Selection & determination of special event shelter/evacuation times
  • Provide an established process for monitoring weather conditions


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Outdoor Weather Event Exercise

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