ARRL Field Day 2017

 

Johnson City Amateur Radio Association and Northeast Tennessee District 7 SKYWARN team up to bring you ARRL Field Day. Where we set up and operate radio for 24 hours. Come out and join us, everyone is invited.

When:  Saturday, June 24th (2:00 PM EDT) through Sunday, June 25th (2:00 PM EDT)

Where:  Pride Park in Gray, TN (Next to Daniel Boone High School)

SKYWARN RECOGNITION DAY

 

 

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National Weather Service office in Morristown, TN from Friday, December 2 until Saturday December 3 for SKYWARN Recognition Day!

NWS offices will be active across the country to operate on HF, VHF, UHF, Digital, EchoLink, CW, voice, and much more!

The event runs from 0000z Saturday for 24 hours until 0000z Sunday. In Morristown, that’s 7PM ET Friday to 7PM ET Saturday.

Attention all ham operators, we will be using the callsign of WX4MRX. Watch for us on the DX Cluster.

For more information, visit the NOAA Website for participating stations and details.

Erik McCord, WX4ET

District Coordinator

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Open House

Come join us for NWS Morristown, TN’s

Open House

Date/Time:

October 22, 2016

10 AM – 2 PM

Come join us Saturday October 22, 2016 for our first ever open house!* Stop by any time between 10 AM and 2 PM to learn about the NWS, our office, and what we do on a daily basis at the office. There is no cost, admission is free!

 

Check out booths from TVA, NOAA Office of Atmospheric Research (OAR) in Oak Ridge,

Morristown Police Department, and the City of Morristown Fire Department!

Stay tuned for updates!

Things to do:

Watch a balloon launch from OAR at the top of every hour

Tour the office

Visit with TVA, OAR, Morristown Police Department, and the City of Morristown Fire Department

Meet our meteorologists

Learn how we issue products and warnings

Hands-on experiments

Learn about severe weather and hydrology

Learn how the radar works

Child-friendly weather activities

Learn about the weather radio and how best to program your own

 Address:

5974 Commerce Blvd

Morristown, TN 37814

*In the event of severe weather, the open house may need to be cancelled.

**No pets allowed. Service dogs permitted.

***No drugs, weapons, or alcohol of any kind allowed.

Welcome

We will welcome you to the all new Northeast Tennessee District 7 SKYWARN Website. We would like to thank, Jason McCord (WX4XW) and Cordsite.com for hosting this website.

The domain skywarn7.org was created on Saturday, September 24, 2016.