ALABAMA EMERGENCY NET J PREAMBLE
Emergency Session

Rev. 08/8/15 WB4JNX Net Manager

 
OPENING FOR STANDBY OPERATION:

This is (your call) net control for the Alabama Emergency Net J in ___________ County, we are opening the net in a standby status because of (give reason for activation). The repeater is open to recreational use until we move to active status but be aware of the situation. If you are going to be available to this net, please check in with me now.

OPENING FOR ACTIVE EMERGENCY NET OPERATION:

This is ( your call). We are now activating the alabama emergency net j.   At this time i request that all recreational use of this repeater be suspended.   This emergency net has been activated because of: (give the reason for activation and read weather statement or bulletin.)

This is a directed net and stations may not call other stations without the consent of the net control station.

Do we have a station at the Lauderdale, Colbert, Franklin or any other surrounding county EOC?

Do we have a liason station to go to the north alabama skywarn emergency net?

Spotters should provide the location, the type of severe weather spotted and direction of movement. Please give hail size estimates in coin size.

At this time I will take checkins of those that can participate in the net. Please give your callsign only first, then when acknowledged give your name, specific location, and if you will be available.

This is ___________________net control for the Alabama Emergency Net J, standing by for checkins or emergency traffic.


 

FOR IDENTIFICATION EVERY 10 MINUTES WHEN ACTIVITY IS ON NET

THIS IS_______________, NET CONTROL FOR THE ALABAMA  EMERGENCY NET J, WHICH HAS BEEN ACTIVATED FOR (STATE REASONS FOR ACTIVATION).

CLOSING:

this is_____________, net control for the alabama emergency net j, it now appears that the severe weather  (or other emergency) affecting our net coverage has passed (read bulletins canceling watch, warning, etc.) i appreciate all stations checking into this net,  and for your participation.

is there anything that i or the net can do for anyone before we close?

this is_________ now closing the emergency session of the aenj net _______ (TIME)