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 »
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 »
BIG SUNSPOT AR2778:There’s a new spot on the sun–and it’s a big one. Only two days old, AR2778 is already 8 times wider than Earth with a dozen dark cores sprawling 100,000 km across the solar surface. It is inset in this magnetic map of the sun from NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory: The +/- magnetic… Read More »
Cuba is activating its Amateur Radio Emergency network from 1400UTC on October 6 for Tropical Storm ‘Delta’. They will be listening on the frequencies: 7110 kHz and 7120 kHz in hours of the day and night; as well as at frequencies 3720 kHz and 3740 kHz at night. Hola a todos: En los siguientes párrafos,… Read More »
Dear all ham friends,Please informed, that National scale disaster simulation activity under thename IOWave20 (Indian Ocean Wave Exercise 2020), which is a regionalprogram of UNESCO and the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission) incountries in the Indian Ocean region. For the IOWave20 activities inIndonesia coordinated by BMKG(Central Earthquake and Tsunami Sector) involving BNPB, BPBD, SAR, LocalGovernment and Disaster… Read More »
Keep clear following frequencies: Day: 14115 KHz, 10115 KHz Night: 7115 KHz The latest Radio Relay International Operational Bulletin is now available at: http://radio-relay.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/BULLETIN-Hurricane-Laura-261302Z-Aug-2020.pdf Please share with your net members, local EmComm organizations and fellow radio amateurs.
Radio Relay International has issued a preliminary emergency communications guidance bulletin in response to Tropical Storms Marco and Laura. Distribution to ARES, REACT, RRI/NTS traffic nets, and other EmComm groups is requested. http://radio-relay.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/BULLETIN-Tropical-Storms-Marco-and-Laura-2020-8-24.pdf