Who may participate?

This net is open to all licensed Amateur Radio operators.

What is the purpose of the net?

The purpose of the SKYWARN net is to provide a link between the NWS and Amateur radio operators, to be used to enhance the gathering and distribution of critical severe weather information. The routine weekly net also allows the National Weather Service to notify SKYWARN volunteers of upcoming events and other important information.

When and Where?

The SKYWARN net will be held every Tuesday at 7pm on 146.820 (near Hutchinson) and again at 730pm on 145.130 (Beaumont).

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