ARES Hurricane Exercise May 18

Palm Beach County ARES (Amateur Radio Emergency Service) will be participating in the 2016 Florida Hurricane Exercise to be held on Wednesday, May 18. The purpose of the exercise is to test radios, antennas and operator skills in passing written messages to the State Emergency Operation Center. These messages will allow Florida’s Emergency Management Agency to make decisions on allocation of personnel, equipment and aid. For more info., e-mail