A reminder: The ARRL will host a 2015 Hurricane Season webinar on Monday, July 20. The session will get under way at 8 PM EDT (0000 on July 21). The approximately 90-minute session will address the role of Amateur Radio during the 2015 Hurricane Season, which runs through November. All who are interested in hurricane preparedness and response are invited to register for this online presentation.
Topics will include a meteorological overview of the current season; Amateur Radio station WX4NHC at the National Hurricane Center, ARRL Media and Public Relations, the Hurricane Watch Net (HWN), the VoIP Hurricane Net, and ARRL’s role in coordination.
The program will include presentations by representatives of the National Hurricane Center and WX4NHC, the VoIP Hurricane Net, the HWN, the Canadian Hurricane Centre, and the ARRL. Webinar registration is open to all, but should be of particular interest to radio amateurs in hurricane-prone areas. The webinar will conclude with a Q&A session. Register online. — Thanks to Mike Corey, KI1U, ARRL Emergency Preparedness Manager