Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events for Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management



Basic Skywarn Training


When: Saturday, February 18, 2017
Where: Rockwall County Library 1215 E Yellow Jacket Lane
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

What can you do to help protect yourself, your family, and neighbors? Consider becoming a trained SKYWARN Spotter. A trained spotter knows the weather threats in Texas, safety rules, and visual clues regarding thunderstorm strength.

The class is free of charge and open to anyone who has an interest in severe weather and/or public service. All course materials are provided, and a certificate of completion will be given at the end of the class. 

The National Weather Service only schedules one session per county.  If you are unable to attend the training in Rockwall County, please consider taking the training at another time.  The full schedule can be found here: http://www.weather.gov/fwd/skywarnsch?sptrsch

Additional information about the SKYWARN storm spotter program can be found here.

For additional information or questions about upcoming events, please contact the Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management at 972-204-7080 or emergencymanagement@rockwallcountytexas.com