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October 2012 ARES Training

Just in case you missed the meeting this month, please feel free to view the training presentation below. We studied different methods of emergency activation procedures. Please note that our primary means of activation is through SMS text messaging. To register to receive text message alerts for SKYWARN, ARES and RACES in the Texas panhandle, simply enter your phone number and cell provider into the appropriate field in the right sidebar of the www.PanhandleARES.org website.

In studying this material, we realized that our ARES group is lacking in several emergency notification areas. Specifically, we will be working on providing our served agencies with multiple contacts for activation.

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