NWS Wakefield SKYWARN
Amateur Radio Support Team
WX4AKQ Wakefield, VA
SKYWARN Area 7 - Northeast NC
Net Control Operators:COX JR, HERMAN L (NO4Y) - 11 years of serviceONLEY, ALBERT E (K4VHV) - 11 years of servicePONTE, THOMAS M (WB1CZX) - 11 years of serviceTERRANOVA SR, GREGORY C (N4QLD) - 11 years of servicePIPPEN, RONALD H (K4VRI) - 9 years of serviceHarrison II, William H (K4SDL) - 5 years of serviceFORSLUND, ERIC T (N8XT) - 1 year of serviceForslund, Rebecca L (KN4IKV) - 1 year of serviceInskeep, Jack V (KN4IKY) - 1 year of serviceWallace III, Joseph P (K4EIT)KRAUSS, KERRY (KD4CEB)Pajer, Tracey B (K4LXN)Taylor, Katharina I (KN4IKT)Taylor Jr, David K (KN4IKU)PENCINGER, CHARLES J (NU4W)KELLY, STEPHEN F (K1RLU)Painter, Zachary A (K9WBZ)
Includes the following counties and independent cities:
These 8 counties cover 3,130 square miles and 160,582 people.
146.6550 MHz WA4VTX in Elizabeth City, NC (PL 131.8) - Primary Repeater.145.1300 MHz WB4YNF in Ahoskie, NC (PL 131.8) - Linked Repeater.
Primary SKYWARN Repeater Temporary Change in Area 7
The primary Area 7 SKYWARN Repeater -- the WA4VTX repeater in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, operating on 146.655 MHz and 444.300 MHz -- is unavailable until further notice due to an equipment relocation. No return to service date has been provided to SKYWARN at this time.
Until the Elizabeth City repeater returns to service, SKYWARN operations in Area 7 will take place on the WA4VTX 147.330 MHz repeater in Hertford, which utilizes a PL tone of 131.8 Hz.