Officials hold weather seminar in Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - To end severe weather week, officials held a severe weather seminar on Saturday.

The fifteenth annual seminar was put on the by National Weather Service and The Craighead County Office of Emergency Management.

Two different seminars were offered at today's seminar. One was a basic class covering what spotters need to look for, such as cloud formations.

The advanced class went more in depth, discussing the environments that are favorable for severe weather.

Instructors say today's seminar was also about teaching preparedness during severe weather.

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