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January 16, 2009

Storm Spotter presentation to take place on Feb. 24


The 2009 Annual Storm Spotter presentation by the National Weather Service-Wichita, titled “Fury on the Plains”, will be held at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Cowley Cinema 8 Theatre.

Chance Hayes, Warning Coordination Meteorologist for the National Weather Service, will serve as the featured speaker. The presentation will feature slides and videos to help identify the cloud features associated with the formation of severe weather.

Attending this program will help citizens identify the difference between severe weather and severe weather look-alikes.

All emergency responders, spotters and members of the general public are invited to attend the presentation. For more information contact Cowley County Emergency Management at 620-221-0470 or 620-441-4569.

The Cowley Cinema 8 Theatre is located at 23046 Avery Ave. (Highway 77 and 222nd Road), just south of Strother Field in Winfield.