Simulated Emergency Test

Saturday, October 29 – 8:00hrs to 13:00hrs

Nevada County ARES is holding an Emergency Communications Exercise starting at 8:00hrs on Saturday October 29, 2022. This exercise will test our ability as Amateur Radio operators to evaluate local conditions and report simulated situations to the Nevada County EOC (Emergency Operations Center) via amateur radio using voice and digital modes. Local repeaters and packet radio will be used. Simplex communications of voice and point-to-point digital messages will be part of the exercise.

ALL Nevada County Amateur Radio operators are invited to participate in the exercise. Specific information will be provided before the exercise. Experience with digital message handling using WINLINK software is recommended by not mandatory.

To receive the Action Plan and to participate, please send an email to: by October 26.