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ARRL Special Bulletin ARLX044 (1995)

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ARLX044 Hurricane Felix 3
 
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Special Bulletin 44  ARLX044
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  August 16, 1995
To all radio amateurs 
 
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ARLX044 Hurricane Felix 3
 
As of 1500Z, or 11 AM EDT Wednesday, Hurricane Felix is 150 miles
ESE of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, moving WNW at 12 mph.  It
remains a Category 1 hurricane, with maximum sustained winds of 80
mph.  Some decrease in forward speed is expected over the next 24
hours.  If Felix continues on a direct path for Cape Hatteras, the
storm's center would arrive at midnight tonight.  A hurricane
warning is in effect from Little River Inlet, South Carolina, to
Chincoteague, Virginia.
 
ARRL North Carolina Section Manager Reed Whitten, AB4W, reports that
the Tar Heel Emergency Net is active on 3923 kHz with an alternate
frequency of 7232 kHz.  Amateurs are requested not to transmit on
these frequencies unless directed to do so by net control stations.
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