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ARRL General Bulletin ARLB085 (1998)

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ARLB085 FCC VOLUNTARY COMMUNICATIONS EMERGENCY DECLARED

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ARRL Bulletin 85  ARLB085
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  October 17, 1998
To all radio amateurs 

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ARLB085 FCC VOLUNTARY COMMUNICATIONS EMERGENCY DECLARED

The FCC has issued a communications emergency at the request of
South Texas SM, N5NAV due to severe thunderstorms and flash flooding.
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THE COMMUNICATIONS EMERGENCY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL RESCINDED.
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