Fresno EmComm Meeting Change

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Just a reminder!

The Fresno County EmComm Meeting will be this Thursday evening at 19:00 at The Salvation Army Citadel. This is the combination meeting for Nov. & Dec.

Also the EmComm & Coffee will be Friday Dec. 11 at 07:00 at the YFC on Ceder south of Ashlan Ave.

OPS NEEDED FOR SKYWARN RECOGNITION DAY AT HANFORD WEATHER OFFICE

from K6ARP.org

SKYWARN Recognition Day 2015 gets underway at 4:00pm PDT on Friday , December 4 Co-sponsored by ARRL and the National Weather Service (NWS), the 24-hour event recognizes the vital public service contribution that Amateur Radio operators make while working with NWS offices during severe weather events. It also is aimed at strengthening the bond between Amateur Radio operators and local NWS offices.

Date/Time

Friday, December 4 @ 4:00pm to Saturday, December 5 @ 4:00pm.

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ARMY MARS CommEx

This information relayed by Jerry Hammons (W6GCL). Jerry is an active member of ARM MARS.

Army MARS CommEx

EXERCISE SIMULATES A NOTIONAL CORONAL MASS EJECTION
(CME) AND GEO-MAGNETIC STORM

 

 

THOUGHT YOU MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN THIS REDACTED VERSION OF A MARS COMMEX.

SCHEDULED FOR THE FIRST PART OF NOV 2015.  FEEL FREE TO SHARE WITH INTERESTED HAMS.

 

 

Below is the exercise order Redacted version for the November exercise.
The Redacted version is for public dissemination within the Amateur
Community.

Mike

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Fresno Emcomm Members please read this post.

ATTENTION FRESNO EMCOMM MEMBERS.

An internal Fresno Emcomm Twitter account (@fcemcomm) has been established to quickly alert Fresno Emcomm Members regarding alert status, served agencies status, and other pertinent information regarding Fresno Emcomm operations.

This is NOT:

  • A public account
  • To be re-tweeted,
  • Liked or shared publicly with others

Tweets from this account will be from either:

  • Fresno County ARRL Emergency Coordinator
  • Fresno County ARRL Assistant Emergency Coordinators
  • Fresno County ARRL Public Information Officer

The source of the tweets will include the persons call sign as to identify the source of the tweet. It will NOT include their twitter account in the tweet, as it would be posted to their personal account thus available for public view.

@fcemcomm

(copy and past the account name and search on your Twitter account)

The button to “follow” will not be there, rather be replaced with a “request to follow button”. After you have been approved to follow this account. You will be able to receive tweets from this account.

Again, Do not post any pictures, videos, or links to @fcemcomm account. This account only for Fresno Emcomm internal use only.

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Just A Reminder!

We have an EmComm Meeting this coming Thursday evening Sept. 24, 2015. The meeting starts at 19:00 hrs. The location will be The Salvation Army Citadel located one block South of Divisdero on Fulton, in Fresno. If you have any questions please contact me (Glen Caine N7HEW) at 559-999-7590 or N6HEW2@gmail.com.

 

Rally in the Valley 2015

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Rally in the Valley

Sponsored by the ARRL and the Salvation Army of Fresno

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY SECTION HAMFEST

at the Salvation Army Fresno
1854 Fulton St, Fresno, CA 93721

September 19, 2015 – 7:30 am-3 pm

Talk-in on N6HEW repeater 147.150 MHz+ 141.3

Drawings

Raffle tickets $1.00 ea. or 6 for $5.00 or Bakers Doz. 13 for $10.00

*Lots of Raffle Prizes plus 9 Door Prizes*

Yaesu FT 2900 –  Donated by Red MonkeyFT2900

2 -$25.00 and 1-$50.00 Gift Certificates – Donated by ARRL

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M2440 MHz Beam – Donated by M2

FresnoAmateruRadioMakersWill donate 4 Door Prizes

Demos & Exhibits

State OES mobile communications unit MIGU, will be on display (if not deployed) courtesy of MAR-V.

Presentations about Ham Radio

Presenters are still needed
Contact Dan AE6SX ae6sx@arrl.net if interested.

Lunch

Provided by the Salvation Army and Boy Scouts

On Foot Transmitter Hunt

All day – for details see http://www.k6arp.org/activites/transmitter-hunt/

Knowledge Bowl

This years RITV will feature a new competition event. Teams of amateur radio operators will compete in a ‘knowledge bowl’ event similar to “College Bowl” and “Jeopardy”. For details see the flier: RITV Amateur Radio Bowl Flyer

For more information contact:
Gary Greenberg – KI6OYW
559-269-1340
g_greenberg@att.net