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ARRL General Bulletin ARLB059 (1998)

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ARLB059 Comm Emergency Declared

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ARRL Bulletin 59  ARLB059
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  August 24, 1998
To all radio amateurs

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ARLB059 Comm Emergency Declared

Voluntary Communications Emergency Declared

Due to severe flood conditions in Southern Texas, all amateurs are
requested to cooperate by recognizing the existence of a Voluntary
Communications Emergency and therefore relinquishing the use of
frequencies 7285 khz (Emergencies) and 7290 khz (Health and Welfare)
during the day and 3873 khz (Emergencies) and 3935 khz (Health and
Welfare) during the evening hours.  The frequencies are to be
cleared within 3 khz either side of each frequency.  The
Communications Emergency is expected to last at least 48 hours.
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