2023 National Weather Service Storm Spotting Training

McHenry County Emergency Management will again host the In-person Weather Spotters Course.  The course will be held on February 9, 2023, at 6:30 PM at the McHenry County Mental Health Board, 620 Dakota St., Crystal Lake, IL 60012.

The training is FREE.  To attend please register at the site below:


2023 Weather Spotters Flyer can be download at this site https://mcraces.org/downloads/#

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WINLINK- RMS Station Gateway Update K9ESV-10

On November 24, 2020  the RMS gateway site has been updated to allow Digi directly through the TNC.

We will now beacon: IDEN Woodstock IL EN52si K9ESV-10 Digi DESV Node NESV BBS PESV McHenry County IL www.McRACES.Org

McHenry County Winlink-RMS packet gateway on 145.610 Simplex No PL.  More information on the Winlink system can be found at the link for the Live System Information. Stations, status and frequency information are all at this link.  https://winlink.org/RMSChannels.

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