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Thanks to Dale, NKQX for this contribution to the SHARC web site.
Posted August 9, 2001

Frequencies of all kinds.

This page is always available from the Links page.
( Frequencies for everything )

 
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2001 Hurricane Frequencies
 By Hugh Stegman NV6H

(Last Revision 21 June 01)

* Added new US Air Force weather frequencies heard in 2001
* Put US Air Force 19325.8 on questionable status
* Added US Air Force's new GHFS frequencies
* Added all Honolulu weather FAX frequencies, and new Kodiak
* Deleted closed WLO Morse telegraphy services


SHARES (SHAred RESources) is a US government interagency frequency
pool, but frequencies remain assigned to the listed agencies.

Submit corrections/additions to uteworld@ominous-valve.com.


  500.0   Maritime CW calling and distress (phasing out)
  518.0   (Sitor-B) US Coast Guard, Navigational Telex (NAVTEX)
 2054.0   (Fax) US Coast Guard, Kodiak, AK
 2182.0   Maritime voice calling and distress
 2196.0   Federal Aviation Administration, Caribbean hurricane net
 2371.0   CAP, all regions
 2374.0   CAP, all regions
 2670.0   USCG groups, local bulletins, announced on 2182
 2754.0   (Fax) CF, Victoria, BC, 0245, 1025, 1515, and 2115
 2872.0   MWARA CAR net
 3047.0   CF SAR secondary
 3122.0   US Coast Guard, safety of flight
 3130.0   US Navy FACSFAC Jacksonville, FL "Sea Lord"
 3231.0   USAF KAWN wx RTTY in LSB, KGWC FAX in USB
 3303.0   US Department Of Transportation evacuation F-1
 3331.0   Federal Aviation Administration, southeast
 3341.0   FEMA "Foxtrot-6," US Coast Guard in Caribbean
 3455.0   MWARA CAR net
 3622.5   (Fax) JMH, Tokyo, weather charts at 0110 and 1910
 3815.0   (LSB) Antigua / Antilles emergency & weather net
 3815.0   (LSB) Inter-island 75 meter frequency (24 hr)
 3873.0   (LSB) Texas (Emergency)
 3910.0   (LSB) Virginia primary (alt 7360)
 3915.0   (LSB) South Carolina Emergency Net
 3923.0   (LSB) North Carolina Emergency Net (alt. 7232)
 3925.0   (LSB) Always good for SE US H&W
 3930.0   (LSB) Gulf Coast Hurricane Net alternate
 3930.0   (LSB) Louisiana
 3930.0   (LSB) North Texas Emergency Net
 3935.0   (LSB) Gulf Coast Hurricane Net
 3935.0   (LSB) Texas (Health & Welfare in Bret)
 3940.0   (LSB) South Florida Emergency Net
 3943.0   (LSB) West Gulf Emergency Net
 3947.0   (LSB) Virginia health & welfare (alt 7240)
 3950.0   (LSB) National Hurricane Watch Net alternate
 3950.0   (LSB) North Florida Emergency Net
 3955.0   (LSB) South Texas Emergency Net
 3957.0   (LSB) Louisiana State EOC
 4055.0   Federal Aviation Administration, southeast
 4081.5   British military, relief use in Bahamas
 4125.0   Maritime clg and distress freq, some weather info
 4146.0   Maritime simplex channel 4A
 4149.0   Maritime simplex channel 4B
 4209.5   (Sitor-B) International NAVTEX, like 518 kHz
 4210.5   (Sitor-B) International marine safety information
 4235.0   (Fax) USCG Boston, MA, weather fax, eve/night
 4268.0   (Fax) CF, Victoria, BC, 0245, 1025, 1515, and 2115
 4298.0   (Fax) USCG, Kodiak, AK, all scheduled hours
 4317.9   (Fax) USCG, New Orleans, LA, all scheduled hours
 4346.0   (Fax) USCG, San Francisco, CA, night weather charts
 4372.0   US Navy FACSFAC VACAPES, VA, "Giant Killer"
 4369.0   WLO weather - see table #1 for schedule
 4426.0   USCG, maritime duplex, ships call on 4134
 4426.0   USCG Portsmouth, Atlantic WX at 0330, 0500, 0930
 4426.0   USCG, San Francisco, CA, Pacific WX at 0430 and 1030
 4466.0   CAP, NE US Primary, SE Alternate
 4469.0   CAP, Gulf Coast Hurricane Net, SE Pri, NE Alt
 4490.0   SHARES Co-ordination Network  Ch. 3
 4506.0   CAP, N. Central US Primary
 4520.0   US Army NG New Jersey in Floyd
 4582.0   CAP, National Clg & Emergency, Pacific Alternate
 4583.5   CAP, Tuesday hurricane nets 2100 local in season
 4585.0   CAP, Pacific & Mid-East (Atlantic) Primary
 4601.0   CAP, Rocky Mtn. Primary, Great Lakes Alternate
 4604.0   CAP, Great Lakes Primary, Rocky Mtn. Alternate
 4627.0   CAP, Southwest US Primary
 4709.0   USAF GHFS, Sigonella
 4721.0   (Fax) CF, Halifax, NS, hourly charts, RTTY rest of hr
 4724.0   USAF, Global High Frequency System
 4821.0   Federal Agencies Net, Region 7 (old FHWA hwy net F-14)
 4855.0   (Fax) USAF KGWC, hourly charts
 5008.0   US Department Of Transportation evacuation F-2
 5135.0   SECURE Gulf Coast net
 5140.0   SECURE Florida net
 5203.5   US Army National Guard
 5211.0   National Emergency Coordination Net night primary, also
           FEMA "Foxtrot 11"
 5236.0   SHARES Co-ordination Network  Ch-1 (night voice primary)
 5302.0   FEMA, probably urban search and rescue
 5320.0   USCG Groups, Miami, FL, and Portsmouth, VA
 5400.0   USCG, Puerto Rico
 5432.0   USCG, hvy CAMSLANT use in Dennis '99
 5520.0   MWARA CAR net
 5550.0   New York ATC
 5680.0   Maritime calling and distress frequency
 5692.0   USCG air-air, Navy, possibly also FEMA
 5696.0   USCG Safety of Flight, search and rescue, busy  channel
 5710.0   USAF, weather recon heard here
 5711.0   SHARES Co-ordination Network  Ch-4
 5717.0   CF safety of flight/SAR, their version of 5696
 5755.0   Federal Agencies Net, Region 7 (old FHWA hwy net F-23)
 5821.0   FEMA, northeast region heard here
 5848.0   US Army Corps of Engineers
 6215.0   Maritime calling and distress frequency
 6224.0   Maritime simplex channel Ch. 6A
 6227.0   Maritime simplex channel Ch. 6B
 6230.0   Maritime simplex channel Ch. 6C
 6314.0   (Sitor-B) USCG, Boston, MA, Atlantic at 0140
 6340.5   (Fax) USCG, Boston, MA, all scheduled hours
 6341.7   (Sitor-B) WLO, weather at 0345
 6456.0   (Fax) CF, Victoria, BC, 0245, 1025, 1515, and 2115
 6496.4   (Fax) CF, Halifax, NS, hourly charts, RTTY rest of hr.
 6501.0   USCG, maritime duplex, ships call on 6200
 6501.0   USCG, Guam, Pacific WX at 0930 and 1530
 6501.0   USCG, Honolulu, HI, Pacific WX at 0600 and 1200
 6501.0   USCG, Kodiak, AK, Pacific WX at 0203 and 1645
 6501.0   USCG, Portsmouth, VA, Atlantic WX at 0330, 0500, 0930,
           1130, 1600, 2200, and 2330
 6577.0   MWARA CAR net
 6586.0   New York ATC
 6712.0   USAF GHFS
 6723.0   US Navy FACSFAC Jacksonville, FL "Sea Lord"(also 6742.0)
 6724.0   USAF GHFS Sigonella
 6739.0   USAF, Global High Frequency System
 6742.0   US Navy FACSFAC Jacksonville, FL "Sea Lord"
 6785.0   US Army Corps Of Engineers
 6800.0   SHARES Coordination Network  Ch. 9 (PACTOR BBS)
 6809.0   FEMA "Foxtrot-21" channel: urban search and rescue, 
           Caribbean relief
 6826.0   Army MARS (used in Bonnie & Earl)
 6870.0   FAA Southern Region
 6999.0   US Army MARS alternate guard fq
 7055.0   (LSB) Mexican Hurricane Net
 7090.0   (LSB) Central America Emergency Net
 7158.0   (LSB) Caribbean Net dy 0000
 7238.0   (LSB) Baja California Net dy 1600
 7241.0   (LSB) Caribbean Maritime Net dy 1100
 7285.0   (LSB) Texas (Emergency)
 7290.0   (LSB) Texas (Health & Welfare)
 7294.0   (LSB) Chubasco Net dy 1530
 7305.0   (Fax) JMH, Tokyo, weather charts at 0110 and 1910
 7341.0   CAP, National Packet Radio Channel (Digital)
 7373.5   US Department Of Transportation evacuation F-3
 7381.0   SHARES - US Navy MARS
 7398.0   (Fax) USAF KGWC, hourly charts
 7475.0   Federal Aviation Administration, southeast
 7507.0   USCG and Navy Hurricane Warning Net, Puerto Rico
 7508.5   Federal Aviation Administration, Caribbean hurricane net
 7540.0   SHARES - US Air Force MARS
 7552.1   SHARES - NTA
 7582.0   US Department Of Transportation evacuation F-4
 7632.0   SHARES Coordination Network  Ch. 4
 7635.0   CAP, National Calling & Emergency
 7635.0   SHARES - CAP Command Net
 7743.0   Federal Agencies Net, Region 7 (old FHWA hwy net F-28)
 7773.5   USCG, Caribbean use
 7784.0   US Air Force RTTY obs & warnings, possibly //13530
 7850.0   Caribbean Police Net per Rick Baker
 7870.0   (Fax) US Air Force KGWC, hourly charts
 7920.0   CAP, all regions
 8093.0   US Army National Guard, all regions
 8125.0   Federal Aviation Administration, east
 8156.0   Bahamas Self Defense Force per Rick Baker
 8160.0   USCG, Caribbean use
 8291.0   Maritime calling and distress frequency
 8294.0   Maritime simplex channel 8A
 8297.0   Maritime simplex channel 8B
 8416.5   (Sitor-B) USCG, Boston, MA, Atlantic WX at 0140 and 1630
 8416.5   (Sitor-B) USCG, Honolulu, HI, Pac WX at 0130, 1330, 2030
 8416.5   (Sitor-B) USCG CAMSPAC Pt. Reyes, WX at 0000 and 1800
 8459.0   (Fax) USCG, Kodiak, AK, all scheduled hours
 8503.9   (Fax) USCG, New Orleans, LA, all scheduled hours
 8682.0   (Fax) USCG, San Francisco, all scheduled hours
 8764.0   USCG, maritime duplex, ships call on 8240
 8764.0   USCG, Honolulu, HI, Pac WX at 0000, 0600, 1200, 1800
 8764.0   USCG, Portsmouth, VA, Atlantic WX at 0330, 0500, 0930,
           1130, 1600, 1730, 2200, and 2330
 8764.0   USCG CAMSPAC Pt. Reyes, Pac WX 0430, 1030, 1630, 2230
 8788.0   WLO weather - see table #1 for schedule
 8846.0   New York Radio, frequent use with TEAL hurricane hunters
 8918.0   MWARA CAR net
 8933.0   New York LDOC, given as sec to TEAL 66 for CNN patch
 8968.0   USAF (no longer GHFS)
 8983.0   USCG Safety of Flight, search and rescue, busy channel
 8992.0   USAF GHFS
 9007.0   USAF GHFS, Sigonella
 9025.0   USAF GHFS, Lajes AB
 9074.5   US Department Of Transportation evacuation F-5
 9106.0   SHARES Coordination Network  Ch. 5
 9110.0   (Fax) USCG, Boston, MA, all scheduled hours
 9185.0   Federal Agencies Net, Region 7 (old FHWA hwy net F-31)
 9197.0   SHARES - Federal Highway Administration
 9380.0   USCG and US Navy Hurricane Warning Net, Puerto Rico
 9970.0   (Fax) JMH, Tokyo, weather charts at 0110 and 1910
 9982.5   (Fax) US DoD, Honolulu, HI weather charts, night
10195.0   Possibly FEMA
10493.0   National Emergency Coordination Net day primary, also
           FEMA "Foxtrot-26", and SHARES
10536.0   (Fax) CF, Halifax, NS, hourly charts, RTTY rest of hr.
10588.0   USCG Caribbean use
10780.0   USAF, Cape Radio, FL, and GHFS backup
10891.0   SHARES - Federal Highway Administration
10935.0   USCG, others, in Caribbean disaster ops
11028.0   US Department Of Transportation evacuation F-6
11090.0   (Fax) US DoD, Honolulu, HI, all scheduled hours
11120.0   US Air Force, KAWN weather RTTY in LSB, KGWC FAX in USB
11175.0   USAF, Global High Frequency System, busy
11181.0   USAF GHFS, Lajes, also Teal use in past
11202.0   US Coast Guard Safety of Flight
11217.0   SHARES Co-ordination Network  Ch-6
11226.0   USAF, weather aircraft heard here
11230.0   British military, relief use in Bahamas
11246.0   US Air Force discrete for 53rd WRS ("Teal")
11271.0   USAF GHFS, Sigonella
11309.0   New York ATC
11342.0   New York LDOC, used by TEAL 66 to patch CNN
11387.0   MWARA CAR net
11396.0   MWARA CAR net
12178.7   Federal Agencies Net, Region 7 (old FHWA hwy net F-41)
12290.0   Maritime calling and distress frequency
12353.0   Maritime simplex channel 12A
12356.0   Maritime simplex channel 12B
12359.0   Maritime simplex channel 12C
12362.0   Maritime simplex channel 12D
12365.0   Maritime simplex channel 12E
12412.5   (Fax) USCG, Kodiak, AK, all scheduled hours
12579.0   (Sitor-B) USCG, Boston, MA, Atlantic WX at 0140 and 1630
12579.0   (Sitor-B) USCG, Honolulu, HI, Pac WX at 0130, 1330, 2030
12730.0   (Fax) USCG CAMSPAC Pt, Reyes, CA, all sched. hours
12750.0   (Fax) USCG, Boston, MA, day
12753.0   (Fax) CF, Victoria, BC, 0245, 1025, 1515, and 2115
12789.9   (Fax) USCG, New Orleans, LA, all scheduled hours
13089.0   USCG, duplex, ships call on 12242
13089.0   USCG, Guam, Pacific WX at 0300 and 2130
13089.0   USCG, Honolulu, HI, Pacific WX at 0000 and 1800
13089.0   USCG, Portsmouth, VA, Atlantic WX at 1130, 1600, 1730,
           2200, and 2330
13089.0   USCG CAMSPAC Pt Reyes, Pac WX at 0430, 1030, 1630, 2230
13110.0   WLO weather - see table #1 for schedule
13200.0   USAF, Global High Frequency System
13204.0   USAF, possible discrete assigned for TEAL pp
13212.0   USAF GHFS, Lajes AB
13242.0   SHARES Co-ordination Network  Ch-10 (PACTOR BBS)
13245.0   Antigua and Antilles inter-island net
13270.0   NOAA a/c per John Winward
13297.0   MWARA CAR net
13330.0   New York ATC
13354.0   MWARA East Pacific net
13432.5   US Department Of Transportation evacuation F-7
13434.0   Federal Agencies Net, Region 7 (old FHWA hwy net F-42)
13448.2   FEMA teletype (straight Baudot) copied here
13457.0   SHARES primary - also Federal Aviation Administration
13510.0   (Fax) CF, Halifax, NS, hourly charts, RTTY rest of hr.
13530.0   (RTTY 850/75) KAWN US Air Force Atlantic wx obs, fcsts
13626.0   Federal Aviation Administration, Gulf
13630.0   Federal Aviation Administration, west
13910.5   US Army MARS emergency net
13993.0   SHARES - USAF MARS
13996.0   SHARES - US Army MARS primary guard fq
13997.0   (Fax) JMH, Tokyo, weather charts at 0110 and 1910
14185.0   Caribbean emergency frequency
14215.0   Pacific Interisland
14235.0   Pan-American Health Net
14260.0   UN Net
14265.0   Salvation Army Net
14268.0   UN Radio Readiness Group
14270.0   Red Cross Net
14275.0   IARN disaster relief
14282.0   Friendly Caribus Connection ("FCC;" a Caribbean net)
14283.0   Friendly Caribus Connection, UN Relief Net
14293.0   Red Cross use
14300.0   Maritime Mobile Service Net
14303.0   ARRL International Assistance Net
14310.0   Maritime Emergency Net dy 0400
14313.0   Maritime Mobile Service Net Alternate-1
14325.0   National Hurricane Watch Net, amateur and government,
          **********ALWAYS MONITOR THIS ONE*********
14383.5   SHARES - US Navy MARS
14390.5   MARS disaster operations
14391.5   US Navy MARS
14396.5   SHARES Coordination Network  Ch. 2 (daytime voice
           primary), also old National Communications System
           primary, all 23 agencies
14449.4   NCS
14450.0   FEMA evacuations heard here; could be NCS from lower
14493.5   SHARES - Federal Bureau of Investigation
14837.5   FEMA "Foxtrot 37"
14902.0   SHARES - CAP rescue and relief, all regions
14905.0   Unk. Federal; FEMA or Nuclear Regulatory Commission
15016.0   USAF, Global High Frequency System
15038.0   USAF GHFS, Sigonella
15781.0   (Fax) USAF KGWC, hourly charts (day)
15094.0   SHARES Coordination Network  Ch. 7
16135.0   (Fax) US DoD, Honolulu, HI, all scheduled hours
16348.0   Federal Aviation Administration
16420.0   Maritime calling and distress frequency
16528.0   Maritime simplex channel 16A
16531.0   Maritime simplex channel 16B
16534.0   Maritime simplex channel 16C
16806.5   (Sitor-B) USCG, Boston, MA, Atlantic WX at 1630
16806.5   (Sitor-B) USCG, Kodiak, AK, Pacific WX at 1500
16806.5   (Sitor-B) USCG CAMSPAC Pt Reye, Pac WX 0000 and 1800
17151.2   (Fax) USCG CAMSPAC Pt. Reyes, CA, all scheduled hours
17314.0   USCG, duplex, ships call on 16432
17314.0   USCG, Portsmouth, VA, Atlantic WX at 1730
17314.0   USCG, San Francisco, CA, Pacific WX at 1630 and 2230
17362.0   WLO weather - see table #1 for schedule
17421.0   US Department Of Transportation evacuation F-8
17487.0   SHARES Coordination Network  Ch. 8
17907.0   MWARA CAR net
17976.0   USAF, Global High Frequency System
18205.0   CAP, Alaska
18220.0   (Fax) JMH, Tokyo, weather charts at 0110 and 1910
18825.0   Maritime simplex channel 18A
18828.0   Maritime simplex channel 18B
18831.0   Maritime simplex channel 18C
18834.0   Maritime simplex channel 18D
18837.0   Maritime simplex channel 18E
18840.0   Maritime simplex channel 18F
18843.0   Maritime simplex channel 18G
18889.5   (Sitor-A) FEMA, maritime channel 39
19290.0   FEMA, evacuations heard here
19325.8   ??? US Air Force KAWN/KGWC RTTY/FAX used in past
19363.0   (Fax) USAF KGWC, hourly charts (day)
19540.0   (RTTY 850/75)US Air Force testing with "fox" loop
19680.5   (Sitor-B) International marine safety information
19757.0   FEMA (maritime channel 1802)
20107.0   SHARES Coordination Network  Ch. 7
20381.0   (RTTY 850/75) US Air Force KAWN daytime wx obs
20390.0   USAF Eastern Test Range Cape Radio
20873.0   CAP, all regions
22159.0   Maritime simplex channel 22A
22162.0   Maritime simplex channel 22B
22165.0   Maritime simplex channel 22C
22168.0   Maritime simplex channel 22D
22171.0   Maritime simplex channel 22E
22527.0   (Fax) USCG CAMSPAC Pt. Reyes, day
22804.0   WLO weather - see table #1 for schedule
23331.5   (Fax)US DoD Honolulu, HI, days
26617.0   CAP, all regions
26620.0   CAP, all regions
26812.0   SHARES Coordination Network  Ch. 8



Table #1: WLO Weather Schedule (USB voice)
NOAA Tropical Outlooks are broadcast at these times:

Gulf                  1200   1600   2200
SW North Atlantic     1205   1700   2300
Caribbean             1210   1800   0000

Special hourly announcements are also made if conditions warrant.



Table #2: Selected ICAO/WMO Weather Office Identifiers

KAWN           US Air Force Automated Weather Network
KGWC           US Air Force Global Weather Center
KKCI           Aviation Weather Center, Kansas City, MO
KMKC           US SIGMET office, Kansas City
KNGU           US Navy Atlantic Weather Center, Norfolk VA
KNHC           National Hurricane Ctr/Tropical Pred. Ctr, FL
KWBC           NWS Central Operations, MD
KWBx           Output from NWS models, per table below
KWNC           Climate Prediction Center
KWNO           Aviation Weather Center, Kansas City, MO
KWNS           Storm Prediction Center
PHNL           Honolulu, HI
TJSJ           San Juan, Puerto Rico
TJNR           USN Roosevelt Roads, PR



Abbreviations:

ARES           Amateur Radio Emergency Service
ARRL           American Radio Relay League
ATC            Air Traffic Control
CAP            Civil Air Patrol
CF             Canadian Forces (CANFORCE)
CNN            Cable News Network
CW             Continuous Wave telegraphy (Morse code)
DoD            US Department of Defense
Dy             Daily
FAA            Federal Aviation Administration
FACSFAC        Fleet Area Control & Surveillance Facility
FAX            Facsimile, like in offices, only FM analog
FEMA           Federal Emergency Management Agency
FHWA           Federal Highway Administration
GHFS           Global High Frequency System
IARN           International Amateur Radio Network
LDOC           Long Distance Operational Control
LSB            Lower Sideband
MARS           Military Affiliate Radio System
MWARA          Major World Air Route Area
NAVTEX         Navigational Telex, safety and NTM for ships
NCS            National Communications System
NHC            National Hurricane Center, Miami
NOAA           National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
NTA            National Telecommunications Alliance, replacing
Bellcore
NTS            National Traffic System (amateur)
RTTY           Radio Teletype
SAR            Search And Rescue
SECURE         State Emergency Capability Using Radio Effectively
SIGMET         SIGnificant METeorological aviation warnings
SITOR          Simplex Telex Over Radio
USAF           US Air Force
USB            Upper Sideband
USCG           US Coast Guard
USN            US Navy
WX             Weather

 

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