The Calhoun County ARES/RACES EMA Training Net meets every Monday night @ 7:00PM on 146.780-.
Important NOAA Weather Radio Information:
NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards (NWR) is a nationwide network of radio stations broadcasting continuous weather information directly from the nearest National Weather Service office. NWR broadcasts official Weather Service warnings, watches, forecasts and other hazard information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
To ensure that you are receiving the correct weather information for Calhoun County, AL make sure your weather radio is set to Channel 4(162.475MHz) and the Specific Area Message Encoding (SAME) code is 001015.
Important Weather Terms To Know:
FLOOD WATCH — Conditions are right for flooding to happen soon.
FLOOD WARNING — Flooding is occurring. Be prepared to evacuate if told to do so.
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH — Severe thunderstorms are possible in your area.
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING — Severe thunderstorms are occurring.
TORNADO WATCH — Tornadoes are possible in your area. Remain alert for approaching storms.
TORNADO WARNING — A tornado has been sighted or indicated by weather radar. If you are in a designated tornado warning area and the sky becomes threatening, move to your pre-designated place of safety.