Category Archives: EmComm

Volunteer List for Hurricane Florence – IF REQUESTED

Good Afternoon ARRL WCF Section is now taking a list of communications teams (single operator or multiple operators) that would be willing to go to the areas affected by the impact of Hurricane Florence.  At the present time we do not … Continue reading

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Urgent Tasking from Office of Emergency Management

***URGENT NEED*** Good Morning We have a urgent tasking from Office of Emergency Management The Red Cross is opening 17 shelters. They are listed in order of priority. Special needs, top 5 shelters and all others. Special needs and top … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma Information

Click here for the latest information from the National Hurricane Center  

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Frequencies Currently in Use for Texas

Texas: Ham Radio Emergency (updated 6:40PM CST 8/27/17) All Sections: 14.300.00 USB Maritime Mobile Service Net 14.325.00 USB Hurricane Watch 3.873.00 LSB Texas ARES/Texas Traffic Net 3.910.00 LSB Central Texas Emergency 3.935.00 LSB Texas ARES Health & Welfare/Hurricane Watch Net … Continue reading

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ARES OFFICIAL WEATHER ADVISORY FROM OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

*****HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY SIGNIFICANT WEATER ADVISORY***** RAINFALL EVENT The Office of Emergency Management has briefed ARES/RACES regarding the potential for heavy rainfall in our area over the next several days from reports out of the NHC: At this time we are … Continue reading

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ARRL Field Day – June 24th & June 25th

For Immediate Release For additional information contact: Bill Bode N4WEB@hamclub.org 813-382-9262 What is Field Day? (Click Here) “If the BIG ONE Comes, Who Ya’ Gonna Call? Tampa Bay Radio Hams!” Public Demo of Emergency Communications commencing 2:00 PM Saturday, June 24th until … Continue reading

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Upcoming Classes – General and Technician

TO: VOLUNTEERS FROM: K4MJG DATE: Sat Dec 24 1:32:03 UTC 2016 Good evening everyone! The Hillsborough County ARES/RACES are going to be offering new Technician and General training classes When: Saturday January 21st and February 4th (must be able to … Continue reading

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Photos of the New PSOC

The Hillsborough County ARES/RACES group recently held an open house at the new PSOC. Here are some pictures. There are pictures of the Operations Center and the ARES/RACES room (much roomier than the previous digs). And finally a picture of … Continue reading

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ARES/RACES HURRICANE MATTHEW DEPLOYMENT & STATUS UPDATE

Good evening, We would like to provide an update as to the Hillsborough County ARES/RACES status regarding Hurricane Matthew. Thank you for those that have contacted us volunteering to deploy to our neighboring counties, we sincerely appreciate it. As an … Continue reading

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City of Tampa – Reported Street Flooding

If you live or work in Tampa, you can use this map to check real-time flooding status: http://www.tampagov.net/floodmap

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