010: National Weather Service Indianapolis

PIO Todd Harmeson sits down with lead forecaster Mike Ryan from the National Weather Service office in Indianapolis. Todd and Mike discuss the importance of safety and awareness, our local StormNet program and it’s importance to the NWS, and how forecasting and storm spotting is much different than what you see on TV out in the plains.

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009: StormNet and Emergency Communications

PIO Todd Harmeson sits down with Steve Riley. Steve is a member of the Madison County EMA Communications Group, RACES, and many other parts of EMA. Steve has been an active member of EMA for over 40 years. Sit down with us and listen to Todd and Steve talk about how the county reacts to severe weather, how our spotters are trained, and how the crucial information is forwarded to the National Weather Service.