- Category: Emergency Communications
- Published: Friday, 23 October 2015 15:38
- Written by Greg Mossop
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The strongest ever hurricane recorded in the Americas is heading towards Mexico's Pacific coast causing a state of emergency to be declared in three states in its path. Hurricane Patricia is expected to make landfall on Friday afternoon with winds of 200mph/325kph.
Radio Amateurs in Mexico are already starting operations on 7.060MHz LSB in preparation for the storms arrival and all are encouraged to keep this frequency clear as the situation develops.
UPDATE - 14.120 and 21.120MHz may also be used according to information from FMRE.