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Calvert ICS-205 Update

Calvert AUXCOMM members,  here’s an update to our frequency list (ICS-205 Communications Plan)   CALV-18

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2018 Simulated Emergency Test

ARRL Simulated Emergency Test: Main SET Weekend is October 6-7 Plan now for the annual Fall classic, the ARRL Simulated Emergency Test (SET). Click here and scroll down for complete SET guidelines and reporting forms for Emergency Coordinators and Net … Continue reading

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Hurricane Preparedness

So far 2018 has been quite as far as tropical weather is concerned, but we still have several months to go in the hurricane season. Here are a few useful documents and links for getting and staying prepared. MEMA Hurricane … Continue reading

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All Calvert AUXCOMM Members, below is an article on planned updates to ARES by the ARRL.   In particular, note the new training requirements.  I’ve not heard anything regarding cost (if any) for taking the ARRL emergency training classes.   FEMA on-line … Continue reading

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Maryland Launches “Know Your Zone” Hurricane Preparedness Campaign

With the record-setting 2017 hurricane season still fresh in most American’s minds, the Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), in conjunction with local emergency managers, is rolling out a new hurricane and severe weather evacuation system. To read more, see: http://news.maryland.gov/mema/2018/06/14/maryland-launches-know-your-zone-hurricane-preparedness-campaign/

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New ICS-213 Template for Winlink Express

Info below received via our SEC: The pressure has been on for some time to have the ICS 213 form appear more like the FEMA hard copy. The biggest constraint to doing this was trying to get the HTML code, … Continue reading

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