2M Emergency Net Preamble

GUIDELINES FOR 2 METER EMERGENCY NET ON THE 2ND WEDNESDAY
OF THE MONTH AT 10:00 AM OR 16:00 UTC

AT 9:55 CT: This is (your call sign). I will be net control for this morning’s emergency 2 meter net and will be taking control of the repeater at 10:00 CT. Anyone wishing to use the repeater before then is welcome to do so.

AT 10:00 CT: Good morning! This is (your call sign), net control for the 2nd Wednesday of the month, Emergency Net. This net meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month and is open to all properly licensed amateurs within the coverage area of the repeater. The purpose of this net is to check what amateurs are available in an emergency. I would like your call sign, name, and location for this net. My name is ________ and I am located at the Mid-County Fire Station in Camdenton.

I will now take check-ins. Please state your call sign slowly, your name, and your location.

Are there any additional check-ins?

Close the net as follows:

Thank you for checking into the 2 meter emergency net. By my count, we had __ check-ins.

The net is now closed at (give time of closing) and the repeater is turned back to regular amateur use. Good Morning (your call sign) clear.