Severe Weather Expected Wednesday & Thursday.

The National Weather Service is expecting severe weather today and tomorrow. This system can bring heavy rain, lightning and winds. If you can hear thunder you can be struck by lightning. You can find out more about this event at. https://www.weather.gov/mlb/blog The Volusia county skywarn net is held on the 147.240+ T123 if there is a sever weather activation.  volusiaskywarn.org

Brace for the Storm Workshop March 23

NOW is the time to sign up for one of the upcoming BRACE for the Storm Workshops because in less than three months the 2017 Hurricane Season will be upon us. The FREE internet based BRACE for the Storm Workshop is designed to provide information to homeowners on disaster mitigation techniques that may reduce damage to their homes from hurricanes and other disasters that threaten Floridians. In addition, homeowners will … Read more

Skywarn Class Basic & Advanced February 9

Skywarn Spotter Training Classes Spotter Training Classes Thursday February 9, 2017 Basic: 10:00am – 12:00pm Advanced: 1:00pm – 3:00pm   Volusia County Emergency Operations Center 3825 Tiger Bay Road Daytona Beach, FL For more information or to register contact: Scott Spratt Phone: 321-255-0212 X223 scott.spratt@noaa.gov   PLEASE NOTE: Pre-registration is required. If you wish to attend please contact Scott Spratt at 321-255-0212 X223 or email scott.spratt@noaa.gov

NWS Melbourne Skywarn Recognition Day 2016

During the first weekend of December, the National Weather Service Office in Melbourne, Florida will support SKYWARN™ Recognition Day for the 18th consecutive year. The event for Amateur Radio (ham) operators will be held from 7 pm Friday, December 2nd until 7 pm Saturday, December 3rd and is co-sponsored by the NWS (www.weather.gov) and the American Radio Relay League (ARRL; www.arrl.org). We will also host a SKYWARN™ Open House from … Read more

Photo’s Or Video’s During Matthew

Could any one that volunteered for VARES ether at a shelter or there home, please send photos or videos of yourself at there station? When I send my report to the section emergency coordinator and section manager. It helps to have photo’s or video’s showing how we used our skills and frequencies during the disaster. You can send them to KG4HBN@GMAIL.COM Thank you and I hope you, family and friends are … Read more