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2nd CWSS hosts deployed weather systems training

Airmen use a TMQ-53 tactical meteorological observing system handheld display

Airmen use a TMQ-53 tactical meteorological observing system handheld display to gather data from the system’s sensor during a deployed weather systems training at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2021. The sensor can detect rain rates, wind speed and direction, cloud height, lightning and more. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Miranda Mahoney)

Two Airmen work together to fix a wind sensor on a tactical meteorological observing system

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Richard Venizelos, left, a 15th Operational Weather Squadron flight chief, and Staff Sgt. Mario Watson, a 15th Operational Weather Squadron shift supervisor, work together to fix the wind sensor on a tactical meteorological observing system during a deployed weather systems training at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2021. The wind sensor detects wind direction and speed, which helps determine if aircraft are safe to take-off. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Miranda Mahoney)

Two Airmen work together to take the mast off a tactical meteorological observing system

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Richard Venizelos, left, a 15th Operational Weather Squadron flight chief, and Staff Sgt. Mario Watson, a 15th Operational Weather Squadron shift supervisor, take the mast off a tactical meteorological observing system to inspect the wind sensor during a deployed weather systems training at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2021. The wind sensor detects wind direction and speed, which helps determine if aircraft are safe to take-off. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Miranda Mahoney)

An airman tightens power cables on a tactical meteorological observing system

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Lucas Pfarr, a 15th Operational Weather Squadron weather journeyman, tightens power cables on a tactical meteorological observing system during a deployed weather systems training at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2021. The 2nd CWSS is the only squadron to host this course. Airmen from around the world must complete the training to maintain and operate the equipment while deployed, enabling airfield operations globally. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Miranda Mahoney)

Airmen fix a tactical meteorological observing system

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Lucas Pfarr, left, and Senior Airman Jordan Abasolo, 15th Operational Weather Squadron weather journeymen, fix a tactical meteorological observing system during a deployed weather systems training at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2021. The 2nd CWSS is the only squadron to host this course. Airmen from around the world must complete the training to maintain and operate the equipment while deployed, enabling airfield operations globally. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Miranda Mahoney)

An airman loosens power cables on a tactical meteorological observing system

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Eric Maxey, a 2nd Combat Weather Systems Squadron radar airfield and weather systems craftsman, loosens power cables on a tactical meteorological observing system during a deployed weather systems training at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2021. The 2nd CWSS is the only squadron to host this course. Airmen from around the world must complete the training to maintain and operate the equipment while deployed, enabling airfield operations globally. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Miranda Mahoney)

An airman disconnects a wire from a tactical meteorological observing system

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Sonny Perry, a 2nd Combat Weather Systems Squadron radio frequency transmission systems craftsman, disconnects a wire from a tactical meteorological observing system during a deployed weather systems training at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2021. The 2nd CWSS is the only squadron to host this course. Airmen from around the world must complete the training to maintain and operate the equipment while deployed, enabling airfield operations globally. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Miranda Mahoney)

HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. -- Airmen use a TMQ-53 tactical meteorological observing system handheld display to gather data from the system’s sensor during a deployed weather systems training at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2021. The sensor can detect rain rates, wind speed and direction, cloud height, lightning and more. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Miranda Mahoney)