Area Skywarn Classes

SARA is aware of the following Skywarn training classes in the area for those interested in this public service program. With the NWS Cleveland office not offering Skywarn training this year, EMAs and local organizations are self-organizing to offer classes. Wayne County Wayne County EMA / Silvercreek Amateur Radio AssociationMonday, May 6th 6:00pm – 8:00pmChippewa Jr/Sr High School – 466 S Portage St, Doylestown Wayne County EMAMonday, May 20th, 6:00pm – 8:00pmOARDC Fisher Auditorium – 1680 Madison Ave, Wooster Summit County Summit Co.

SKYWARN Drill a Success!

On Wednesday, March 20th, Fred KD8GYS held the annual SKYWARN drill on the 147.390 repeater. The community was asked to check-in, provide their location details, and if they heard sirens. SARA had a robust attendance as usual. Thanks to all who participated!

Net Announcements – 3/19/19

The SKYWARN Tornado Drill will be held on the 147.390+ repeater tomorrow, Wednesday, March 20th at 9:45am. Net control will be Fred Sheppard KD8GYS. You do not need to be a registered SKYWARN card-holder to participate – all amateurs are welcome.

SKYWARN Training

Wayne County Emergency Management Association is holding a SKYWARN class on Monday, May 6th from 6pm to 8pm at the Chippewa Jr/Sr High School in Doylestown. SARA is partnering/supporting Wayne County EMA in the offering of the SKYWARN training this year.