Archive for the ‘SkyWarn’ Category

Skywarn Picnic @ NWS Sterling LWX

Hello all, Just a reminder that the annual Skywarn picnic will be in the early afternoon tomorrow (Saturday) starting at Noon.  The quarterly SKYWARN meeting will be at 11am just before the picnic.  The plan is for the rain to hold off until later in the day, so I think we’ll be all right. If […]

September 20, 2013 · KB3WHX · No Comments
Posted in: SkyWarn, Weather

Skywarn Training Classes

After a hiatus of almost a year the Baltimore/Washington National Weather Service office has announced two Skywarn Basics I classes for September.  On Monday September 16th at 7:00 P.M. a class will be held in Towson, MD.  On Wednesday September 25th a class will be held in Washington D.C.  As always with Skywarn classes offered […]

August 29, 2013 · AB3RD · One Comment
Posted in: SkyWarn

Field Day 2013

Field Day 2013 will be attended by the FARC.  The location this year is a high visibility location.  We will be setting up in the parking lot of the Guilford Drive WalMart.  Because public visibility is more important to us than the number of contacts made is the reason we have chosen this location. Setup […]

May 27, 2013 · KB3WHX · No Comments
Posted in: ARES, ARES Scheduled Event, Field Day, Meeting, News, Presentation, RACES, SkyWarn

Emergency Communications Roster – Frederick County Maryland

This was posted on the reflector, and to be honest, the response has been dismal. 4 folks out of 81 have responded. So I’ll post it here, and see what happens. *-*-*-*-*-*-* Note: Please use the email link below. *-*-*-*-*-*-* *-*-*-*-*-*-* DO NOT reply to the reflector, your *-*-*-*-*-*-* *-*-*-*-*-*-* information goes public if you […]

April 28, 2013 · KB3WHX · No Comments
Tags: , , ,  · Posted in: ARES, EM Comm, RACES, SkyWarn

New EM Comms Reflector

We have created a new Frederick County Combined “emcomm reflector” This is a controlled and moderated list designed to quickly disseminate information regarding activations.  It is a combined list for RACES / ARES / SKYWARN, and does not allow general posting. You can sign up at the link above, by following the simple process. […]

April 15, 2013 · KB3WHX · No Comments
Tags: , ,  · Posted in: ARES, EM Comm, RACES, SkyWarn

SkyWarn Classes & Information

Skywarn is an excellent opportunity to provide a positive input back into the community. It is providing useful information to fill in the blanks as related to the current technology shortcomings. There are gaps in what technology can discerne, when it comes to weather.  You will get some excellent background training, and help to provide some […]

September 18, 2012 · administrator · No Comments
Tags: ,  · Posted in: SkyWarn