[VHFcontesting] WX looks bad for KK6MC from the Crest in fall sprint

Bill W5WVO w5wvo at cybermesa.net
Wed Oct 7 11:01:04 PDT 2009

But you forget that it is Balloon Fiesta week. It ALWAYS rains during Balloon 
Fiesta week... ;-)

Bill W5WVO

James Duffey wrote:
> It is raining and windy here now and the prediction is for rain on and
> off all day. If this continues, it will be miserable to operate from
> the Crest, so I am exploring other options. So please look for us, but
> don't be disappointed if you don't hear us.
> I may drive up the crest and deal with the intermod as I have a cavity
> filter, but that is unproven. There are some good spots part way up,
> but that will pretty much kill propagation to the west.
> Sorry I can't get the weather to cooperate. This is usually a pretty
> dry state. :^)= - Duffey 

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