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2018 National Hurricane Conference Orlando Florida Amateur Radio presentation live stream

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This week is the 2018 National Hurricane Conference, this year being held in Orlando Florida.

They will be live streaming the Amateur Radio portion live I'll post the link below.

For 2018, all the Amateur Radio sessions will be on Tuesday March 27th, 2018 from 1030 AM-1215 PM EDT and 130-500 PM EDT. Each presenter will not only give an overview of their respective group but also how their group handled the historic 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season. The session will be livestreamed and recorded. The live stream links follow below:
Amateur Radio presentations will be recorded and live streamed via Youtube. Livestream links below and these same links will serve as the links for the recorded session:
2018 National Hurricane Conference
Here is the session breakdown:
Detailed Schedule Outline – All Times (Eastern Daylight Time – EDT):
1030-1035 AM: Opening Remarks
1035-1105 AM: Importance of Amateur Radio Surface Reports (Dr. Ed Rappaport)
1105-1135 AM: Canadian Hurricane Centre and Hurricane Meteorological Topics (VE1MBR-Bob R)
1135 AM-1215 PM: ARRL “Force of Fifty Mission” and Caribbean Amateur Radio Response (KI1U)
---> NOTE: Speakers will be on a lunch break from 1215 PM-130 PM EDT
130-210 PM: WX4NHC Amateur Radio Station at the National Hurricane Center Overview (WD4R)
210-240 PM: Hurricane Watch Net Overview, Personal Weather Stations and Backup Power and Antenna Overview (KB5HAV)
240-310 PM: VoIP Hurricane Net Overview & Best Practices in SKYWARN for Tropical Systems (KD1CY)
---> NOTE: Speakers will be on a break from 310-330 PM EDT
330-415 PM: SATERN, Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network Overview (WB8BZH)
415-500 PM: Moderated Q & A session and Panel Discussion (All)
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After they do some post forum editing they will post it on youtube for anyone to watch that missed it. I'll post the link when it has been posted