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Local weather watchers provide the ‘ground truth’

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The fear and helplessness his wife and daughter felt as they watched a tornado develop in the family’s Hammond backyard convinced Jason Winget of the need for storm spotter education.

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Now he is a volunteer with the National Weather Service, and this spring he will teach Skywarn classes in St. Croix County for his third storm season.

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Judy Wiff
Judy Wiff has been regional editor for RiverTown’s Wisconsin newspapers since 1996. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and sociology from UW-River Falls. She has worked as a reporter for several weekly newspapers in Wisconsin.
(715) 426-1049
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