[CQ-Contest] Avoiding Emergency Traffic

Ward Silver hwardsil at centurytel.net
Sat Sep 3 04:05:11 EDT 2005

Apologies - I thought it was clear and I wanted to avoid repeating the 
frequency list sent out earlier.

Here are the emergency frequencies - take care to avoid them if they are 
occupied.  I received these from my Section Manager.

03845.0  LSB  Gulf Coast West Hurricane
03862.5  LSB  Mississippi Section Traffic
03873.0  LSB  Central Gulf Coast Hurricane
03873.0  LSB  Louisiana ARES Emergency (night)
03873.0  LSB  Texas ARES Emergency (night)
03873.0  LSB  Mississippi ARES Emergency
03910.0  LSB  Mississippi ARES
03910.0  LSB  Louisiana Traffic
03923.0  LSB  Mississippi ARES
03925.0  LSB  Central Gulf Coast Hurricane
03925.0  LSB  Louisiana Emergency (altn)
03935.0  LSB  Central Gulf Coast Hurricane
03935.0  LSB  Louisiana ARES (health & welfare)
03935.0  LSB  Texas ARES (health & welfare)
03935.0  LSB  Mississippi ARES (health & welfare)
03935.0  LSB  Alabama Emergency
03940.0  LSB  Southern Florida Emergency
03950.0  LSB  Northern Florida Emergency
03955.0  LSB  South Texas Emergency
03965.0  LSB  Alabama Emergency (altn)
03967.0  LSB  Gulf Coast (outgoing traffic)
03975.0  LSB  Texas RACES
03993.5  LSB  Gulf Coast (health & welfare)
03995.0  LSB  Gulf Coast Wx
07225.0  LSB  Central Gulf Coast Hurricane
07235.0  LSB  Louisiana Emergency
07235.0  LSB  Central Gulf Coast Hurricane
07235.0  LSB  Louisiana Emergency
07240.0  LSB  American Red Cross US Gulf Coast Disaster
07240.0  LSB  Texas Emergency
07243.0  LSB  Alabama Emergency
07245.0  LSB  Southern Louisiana
07248.0  LSB  Texas RACES
07250.0  LSB  Texas Emergency
07260.0  LSB  Gulf Coast West Hurricane
07264.0  LSB  Gulf Coast (health & welfare)
07265.0  LSB  Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio (SATERN) (altn)
07273.0  LSB  Texas ARES (altn)
07280.0  LSB  NTS Region 5
07280.0  LSB  Louisiana Emergency (altn)
07283.0  LSB  Gulf Coast (outgoing only)
07285.0  LSB  West Gulf ARES Emergency (day)
07285.0  LSB  Louisiana ARES Emergency (day)
07285.0  LSB  Mississippi ARES Emergency
07285.0  LSB  Texas ARES Emergency (day)
07290.0  LSB  Central Gulf Coast Hurricane
07290.0  LSB  Gulf Coast Wx
07290.0  LSB  Texas ARES (health & welfare)
07290.0  LSB  Louisiana ARES (health & welfare) (day)
07290.0  LSB  Texas ARES (health & welfare)
07290.0  LSB  Mississippi ARES (health & welfare)
14265.0  USB  Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio (SATERN) (health &
welfare) 14300.0  USB  Intercontinental Traffic
14300.0  USB  Maritime Mobile Service
14303.0  USB  International Assistance & Traffic
14313.0  USB  Intercontinental Traffic (altn)
14313.0  USB  Maritime Mobile Service (altn)
14316.0  USB  Health & Welfare
14320.0  USB  Health & Welfare
14325.0  USB  Hurricane Watch (Amateur-to-National Hurricane Center)
14340.0  USB  Louisiana (1900)

73, Ward N0AX

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "R Johnson" <k1vu at tmlp.com>
To: "Ward Silver" <hwardsil at centurytel.net>; "CQ-Contest Reflector" 
<cq-contest at contesting.com>
Sent: Friday, September 02, 2005 7:03 PM
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] Avoiding Emergency Traffic

> Hi Ward:
> It might be helpful if you listed the frequencies OR the message that
> you are referring to !!!
> I for one have NO idea what you think we should do in this emergency.
> Clarity & Brevity is needed in this emergency !!!
> 73
> Bob, K1VU
> At 12:24 9/2/2005, Ward Silver wrote:
>>I will second W3UR's reminder to avoid the 20-meter emcomm nets and add a
>>reminder that emergency traffic nets on 40 and 75-meters are shown as
>>operating from the beginning of the General Class allocations to the upper
>>band edge.  This is going to make it difficult for General Class 
>>over the following weeks as emergency operations progress.  It's too early
>>to tell how long these frequencies will be occupied, but we should all be
>>extra careful to give them a wide berth if there is any ongoing activity
>>73, Ward N0AX
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