Northeast Ohio EmComm

ARES

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Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) is a corps of trained Amateur Radio operator volunteers organized to assist in public service and emergency communications.

Amateur Radio emergency communications in Cuyahoga County (Cleveland, Ohio) is organized by Cuyahoga County ARES. They can be contacted at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Cuyahoga county is part of the Ohio ARES 10th District which includes the counties of Ashtabula, Geauga, Lake, and Lorain.

LEARA is a supporter of ARES and our repeaters are often used for their events.

The Cuyahoga County ARES Training Net is the first and third Tuesday of the month at 8:00 PM local time on the KB8WLW repeater, 145.410- 110.9 PL, in Parma, Ohio.

Skywarn

Skywarn details page.

NOAA Weather Radio

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NOAA Weather Radio is a nationwide network of radio stations broadcasting continuous weather information directly from the closest National Weather Service office.  NOAA Weather Radio broadcasts NWS warnings, watches, forecasts, and other hazard information 24 hours a day.

Weather Underground maintains a directory of streaming links for many sites.

There are seven frequencies used for NOAA Weather Radio nationwide:

162.400 MHz | 162.425 MHz | 162.450 MHz | 162.475 MHz | 162.500 MHz | 162.525 MHz | 162.550 MHz

NWR Specific Area Message Encoding (SAME) is a digitally encoded message that contains the type of message, counties affected, and message expiration time.  SAME will activate your radio only when there is an alert for your county.

Public Service

Public service scanner frequencies, repeater directories, and repeater locators are in our links section.