Winnebago County ARES/RACES is an amateur radio public service organization based in Winnebago County, Wisconsin, and is open to all licensed amateur radio operators. ECWEC is the non-profit entity associated with Winnebago county ARES/RACES.
Winnebago County ARES/RACES is a local group of ARES (Amateur Radio Emergency Services) & RACES (Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services) volunteers, all licensed hams, dedicated to serving the public in time of need. We support Winnebago County and provide support for local community events. East Central Wisconsin Emergency Communications (ECWEC) is the non-profit entity associated with Winnebago county ARES/RACES.
12:45pm 3 Oct 2018
NWS had a severe weather briefing. Area remains under an ENHANCED Risk for severe weather, with greatest threat between 2 and 10pm. Threats include 70 mph winds, isolated tornadoes, and large hail.
After the storms, gusty south winds of up to 40 mph are possible, until the cold front passes, where the winds will shift to the NW overnight.
Spotter activation remains likely later this afternoon into the evening.