QST - Message to all Amateur Radio Operators
Max Mayfield Director of The National Hurricane Center
sent this message via Ham Radio during our
Year 2000 Hurricane Season On-The-Air Exercise.
"CQ all Amateur Radio Operators.
This is Max Mayfield, Director of the National Hurricane Center.
June 1st is the official start of the Hurricane Season and it ends on November 30th.
This season is expected to be a busy one and we want everyone to know that we at NHC in Miami
appreciate your participation in relaying weather surface reports from hurricane affected areas,
as well as distributing the Hurricane Advisories to those with no other means of receiving these vital warnings.
As our own Ham Radio Station, W4EHW, celebrates it's 21st year of volunteer service
at The National Hurricane Center, we extend our thanks
to all Ham Radio operators and wish you a good exercise today.
Picture of Max Mayfield at WX4NHC Station (click here)
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