Month: February 2021

FEMA

Texas Severe Winter Storms (DR-4586-TX)

If you sustained damage from snow and ice during the winter storms and you have insurance, contact your insurance company and then FEMA. Your insurance claim information is needed to determine eligibility for federal assistance. Learn what steps to take before applying for…

Zoom Meerting

February 25th West Texas Section Zoom Meeting

Hello Everyone, We don’t have a guest speaker this evening, but we will have plenty to talk about.  In these times of unusual weather we must all stay vigilant and stay prepared.  I’m hoping we can have Kevin McCoy give…

Amateur Radio Emergency Service

Amateur Radio Fills the Gap

Today the American Geophysical Union (AGU) published an article in Eos by USGS and ARES LAX Northeast on how amateur radio operators can help fill the information donut hole by providing DYFI reports via Winlink. The full article is available here: https://eos.org/science-updates/amateur-radio-operators-help-fill-earthquake-donut-holes …

Comm Academy 2021

Comm Academy 2021, a free online training and workshop event taking place on April 10 and 11. Comm Academy is for anyone with an interest in emergency communications techniques and technologies. Most folks who attend are part of an ARES,…

SHARES Link

https://www.cisa.gov/shared-resources-shares-high-frequency-hf-radio-program

Zoom Meerting

February 19th Zoom meeting

Good Morning Everyone, It was great to see everyone on Zoom last evening!  Steve Posner and Steve Waterman presented a very stimulating and enlightening program for us. David and I would like to have a follow up meeting this evening…

Zoom Meerting

Thursday WTX Section Zoom Meeting February 18, 2021

Hello Everyone! Wow!  Winter is here with a vengeance.  I hope all is well with you and you have power.  We lost power this morning and I have my trusty generator keeping us warm and toasty plus letting us have TV…

Zoom Meerting

February 18th zoom meeting

Hello Everyone! Wow!  Winter is here with a vengeance.  I hope all is well with you and you have power.  We lost power this morning and I have my trusty generator keeping us warm and toasty plus letting us have TV…

Panhandle ARC Skywarn Training

SPOTTER TRAINING – SIGN UP NOW! If you are interested in our area’s local weather or are interested in assisting our National Weather Service crew with on-the-ground reports during severe weather events, sign up for their upcoming virtual training. Training…

2021 NWS SKYWARN Training

SPOTTER TRAINING – SIGN UP NOW! If you are interested in our area’s local weather or are interested in assisting our National Weather Service crew with on-the-ground reports during severe weather events, sign up for their upcoming virtual training. Training…