Author Archives: Jan@pa0non

Flooding Germany

By | July 18, 2021

Hello everyone, here’s the update from 17.07.2021 on the current situation. On the night of Wednesday to Thursday, parts of Germany were ravaged by very severe storms. The district of Ahrweiler in Rhineland-Palatinate was particularly severely hit. Several thousand rescue workers have been deployed there for days. In some areas, the situation is slowly relaxing,… Read More »

Amateur Radio responds to flooding in Western Europe

By | July 17, 2021

Unprecedented heavy rain caused widespread flooding in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands with over 120 deaths and hundreds more people unaccounted for. The rains which started on Wednesday caused rivers to burst their banks and the water converged into major rivers like the Meuse, Mosel and Rhine causing damage to bridges and other infrastructure such… Read More »

Hamnet-evenement in het Noordzeegebied

By | May 18, 2021

Hamnet-evenement in het Noordzeegebied Hallo iedereen, Na een lange tijd nodigt de afdeling VUS District Noordzee u graag uit voor een bijeenkomst van de regionale Hamnet-relaisoperators en degenen die dat willen worden.We zouden het geweldig vinden als ook geïnteresseerde netbeheerders uit de aangrenzende regio’s en ons buurland Nederland zouden meedoen.Het gaat er hier niet om… Read More »

Iceland Volcanic eruption

By | March 21, 2021

a volcano has erupted near Fagradalsfjall, South West of the Icelandic capital Reykjavik. The country has had many earthquakes over the last few weeks so an eruption was a risk. At this time, the lava and gas from the volcano are not likely to affect air travel or the local population immediately. The volcano is already… Read More »

>>>Red alert for Tropical Cyclone NIRAN-21<<<

By | March 5, 2021

Alert level The alert level for the forecasted track (next 72h) is Red. The overall alert level is Red for New Caledonia This tropical cyclone can have a low humanitarian impact based on the storm strength and the affected population in the past and forecasted path. Please see methodology for more explanations on thresholds. In particular New Caledonia are affected by high winds up… Read More »

EXERCISE EMCOMNET2K21/1

By | February 14, 2021

Greetings to all the emergency coordinators of the IARU REG1, we inform you that we have started our training and practice activities of the EMCOM SPAIN Group.The exercise called # EMCOMNET2K21 / 1 will be held on February 21, 2020 in local time from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.In Spain we suffer that in part… Read More »