McDowell county, NC
mateur Radio Emergency Service
Last update  17
12 July, 2010

ARRL  Public Service Communications Manual --  ARES
North Carolina ARES
ARES Emcomm links
Weather Links:
Skywarn Home Page
Hurricane Watch Net
Amateur Radio Station
at National Hurricane Center

Salvation Army Team
Emergency Radio Network

Water Way Net
Skywarn VoIP Weather net
Greer, SC base reflectivity Radar Image

Winlink Packet Station Map - WNC

ARES Required FEMA  ICS courses on line:   (Priority on 100, 200, 700)
IS-100  Introduction to Incident Command System -  Do online.
IS-200  Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
IS-700 National Incident Management System (NIMS) - Do online.
IS-800.A   National Response Plan

McDowell County
Emergency Coordinator:  Eddie Epley        KD4PXY
       Assistant E.C.                 Larry Withrow   AF4HX
Assistant E.C.                 Ron Johnston     KI4ZUE
       Assistant E.C.                 Calvin Philbeck  WD4PVE
       ARES members - McDowell county
       Communications Plan
       McDowell ARES Assets 

       Winlink 2M TelPac node  KG4HJU-1 @ 145.090
Web Links   McDowell county public service frequencies

October   Simulated Emergency Test


NC HF Nets Freq Day Time
NC Morning Net  SSB, Traffic handling - NC 3927 Daily 07:45 AM
NC Evening Net   SSB, Traffic handling - NC 3923 Daily 06:30 PM
Tar Heel Emergency Net - ARES 7232
Daily 11:30 AM
 07:30 PM
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