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Missouri Section Emergency Coordinator

Missouri Section April Activity Report

Skywarn® operations very busy this month with 47 operations for a total of 694 hours spent weather spotting. It seems that the weather is definitely getting more severe. A number of tornados stuck the state and ARES was there to support NWS Skywarn. Thanks to all of the ARES ops who spent time watching the …

Missouri Section March 2024 Activity Report

March has brought quite a weather change month. Warm one day and cold the next. Skywarn® operations were 21 sessions and 240 hours of spotting time. District C had a severe hail storm on March 14th with huge amounts of vehicle and home damage (my car being one of them). Hail reports of golf ball …

April 8, 2024 Solar Eclipse – MESN Activation

The MESN will activate for a special session on Monday, April 8 from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm CDT during the Solar Eclipse. Everyone is welcome to check in but the following counties are in the 99% to 100% in the total eclipse path and we would like to hear from ARES members within these …

Missouri Section February Activity Report

It looks like winter has ended early in Missouri and it’s time to think about severe weather season. If you haven’t attended a NWS Spotting training session, try to attend one and brush up your weather skills. Skywarn® is a very valuable service that the amateur radio operators in Missouri provide for their communities and …