Saturday November 15, 2014, Hams from around the Rio Grande Valley gathered at Valle Vista Mall food court in Harlingen. This was the first gathering of hams from Hidalgo, Cameron and Willacy County. This gathering was both a meet & greet and a chance for amateur radio operators to pull together to better organize resources for Emergency communications.
Video courtesy of Hidalgo County Health Director Eddie Olivarez KF5UEZ and the Hidalgo County Media Department.
Sunrise Mall-Food Court Brownsville, TX. Mon-Sat. 10 am
Tila’s Restaurant Harlingen, TX.
Saturday 8 am
Classes coming soon to a city near you.
While no definite dates or locations have been set for 2016 SKYWARN classes the National Weather Service of Brownsville says that they are working on setting up training classes for sometime in the near future. These classes are aimed at individuals that are at least 18 years of age due to the technical aspects of the training material that will be presented. If you would like to pre-register for SKYWARN classes send an email to Patrick Patterson firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name, address, phone number where you can be reached and your call sign. This information will be forwarded to the Brownsville - National Weather Service.
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