VECOM March Meeting Notes

VECOM Meeting Highlights:

  • Words from DEM Lynn Sterbenz
  • ARES/VECOM Profile and Capabilities
  • Repeater update
  • Cape George FireHall
  • 60m HF Interoperability nets
  • Communications Academy update
  • Health and Welfare update
  • What to do when all else has failed

Click HERE to download the PDF file from Dick Illman’s March VECOM presentation:

Jefferson County ARES VECOM MARCH 2017


Jeffco ARES Meeting Jan 2017

Click the link to download the power point slide presentation from EC Dick Illman, presented at the Jefferson County ARES meeting on Friday, January 13, 2017: jefferson-county-ares-vecom-january-2017

Heads UP: Cold Temps Coming

Current weather chart

Things are shaping up for record-setting cold temperatures across the US next week.  According to the National Weather service, the cold should start in the western part of the U.S., then spread eastward, eventually covering most of the us with colder than usual temperatures.  For more information, check out the NWS 6-10 day forecast:

This would be a good time to make sure your generator works, your gas tanks are full, your propane delivery is up to date, radios have fresh batteries, and so on…

73, Roger, KL7HI