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The Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador™ initiative is the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) effort to formally recognize NOAA partners who are improving the nation’s readiness, responsiveness, and overall resilience against extreme weather, water, and climate events. As a WRN Ambassador, partners commit to working with NOAA and other Ambassadors to strengthen national resilience against extreme […]
ALERT, the ALabama Emergency Response Team, is an organization of amateur radio operators from throughout Birmingham and central Alabama. ALERT is a non-profit corporation founded in Jefferson County, Alabama, on June 20, 1996. ALERT is dedicated to providing Skywarn and other emergency communications messaging services using amateur radio. ALERT works closely with the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Birmingham, […]
“There is a segment of the amateur radio community that is dedicated to assisting in times of emergency and disaster by providing emergency communications in a disaster area when all other means of communication have failed. That is the one capability that we amateurs excel above all in that we can communicate over a wide area […]
One of our goals in the HCARC is to be proficient in communications with as many of the outlying hospitals as possible using repeater and simplex technology. In order to reach this goal, HCARC is a participant in what is known as The Hospital Amateur Radio Emergency Service, or HARES, a division of, and under […]