WNY Ham Radio Nets

Buffalo & WNY Local Ham Radio Nets

Net Name

Day

Time (EST)

Frequency

ECARS Net Daily 0900-2000 7255kHz
MidCARS Net Daily 0900-2000 7258khz
ONTARS Net
Daily 0900-2000 3755kHz
Great Lakes Emergency Traffic Net
Daily 2000 3.932kHz
Western District Net – Traffic Net Daily 1100,1830,
2130
146.640-
145.31- sec 147.315
New York Phone Net Daily 1300 7238kHz +/- QRM
Antique Wireless Association Net Daily 1640 3837.0 kHz
AM Nets Daily
NY Public Operation (NYPON) Daily 1700 3925kHz
NY State Phone Traffic and Emergency Net (NYSPTEN) Daily 1800 3925kHz
Toronto Daily ARES Net Daily 1800 145.13-
RAWNY Informational Net Mon 1900 146.91- and 444.000+
LARC Info Net Mon 1930 147.255+
VE3RAF Swap Net Mon 2000 145.190
SKYWARN Tues 1900
1930
145.310- (pri)
146.670-
ARES Niagara Wheatfield Net Tues 1900 145.19-
Genesee Radio Amateurs Tues 1930 147.285+  PL 141.3
SKYWARN Tues 1930 146.670- (107.2 PL)
145.110- (Linked)
ARRL Newsline Tues 2000 145.310-
Allegany Highlands Info Net Tues
(2,4)
2030 147.210+ pri
146.955- sec
Western NY QRP Group Tues 2000 7.035 kHz
Orleans County ARC Tues 2000 145.270-
RACES (Niagara Co.) Tues 2100 444.625+
Twin Cities Ladies Net Wed 1930 146.955-
CCAFMA / Chautauqua Co ARES/RACES Wed 1930 146.625-
STARS Info Net Thurs 1930 147.090+ PL 107.2
Livingston County ARES/RACES Net Thurs 1930 147.030+
ARATS Emergency Net Thurs 2030 146.955-
ARATS Info Net Thurs 2100 146.955-
CCAFMA 2 Meter Net Fri 2100 146.790-
ARATS HF Net Sat 0730 3917.0 kHz
ARATS HF Net Sat 0830 7263.0 kHz
Western NY Traders Net Sat 0900 3928.0 kHz
STARS HF Net Sat 1000 3925.0 kHz +/- QRM
PRO’s HF Net Sat 1300 3853.0 kHz +/-QRM
The Chautauqua Net Sat 2100 146.670- PL 107.2
Chautauqua County ARES – PSK31 Net Sun 0800 7070.15 kHz  (PSK31)
PA RACES Net Sun 0830 3993.5 kHz
Sunday Morning Brunch – NCS is W2KBW Sun 0900 3815.0 kHz
New York State RACES SSB Net Sun 0900 3993.5 kHz  N2AGO
NY / New England SKYWARN HF Net Sun 0930 7234.0 kHz  +/- QRM
380 RAG CHEW NET Sun 0930 28.380 MHz +/- QRM
WNY Info and Emergency Net Sun 1230 3915.0 kHz
Ontario ARES Net Sun 1500 7150 kHz
Niagara Co. ARES Net Sun 1830 147.390  PL 88.5
Erie County ARES/RACES Sun 1900 146.865+/443.535+ PL151.4(pri)
146.670-PL 107.2
147.255+ PL 107.2
WNY Section Coordination Net Sun 1900 3955 kHz +/- QRM
Western New York Emergency Net (ARES) Sun 2000 3990 kHz +/- QRM
Lockport ARA Info/Swap Net Sun 2000 146.820- PL 107.2
Tioga County ARES/RACES Net Sun 2000 146.760-     W2MTA
NCARC Weekly Net Sun 2030 146.625-
Ontario ARES Net Sun 2100 3755.0 kHz
Monroe County FM Sun 2100 146.79(pri), 146.88(alt)
ARRL Newsline w/Post Net Sun 2130 147.165+
NCARC Info Net Sun 2130 146.625-

* 1,2,3,4 under the Day mean the net is only on 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th week of the month.
All licensed hams are encouraged to check in to these nets.

Erie County ARES/RACES holds weekly nets on Sundays at 19:00hr on the repeaters listed above.

New York State Emergency Frequencies and Nets
03913.0  LSB  New York State Emergency
03925.0  LSB  New York State Emergency
03993.5  LSB  New York State RACES (Sunday @ 0900 – N2AGO Net Ctrl.)
03955.0  LSB  Western New York Section Coordination
07155.0  LSB  Western New York Section Coordination

07230.0  LSB  New York State Emergency
07245.0  LSB  New York State RACES

Other Frequencies of use:
14222.0  USB  Health & welfare
14245.0  USB  Health & welfare
14265.0  USB  Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio (SATERN)
14268.0  USB  United Nations Radio Readiness Network
14300.0  USB  Intercontinental Traffic and Maritime Mobile Service
14303.0  USB  International Assistance & Traffic Net
14313.0  USB  Intercontinental Traffic and Maritime Mobile Service (altn)
14316.0  USB  Health & Welfare

ARES/Red Cross National Simplex Frequency 147.42 Mhz. (proposed).

SKYWARN Winter Informational Net for Western New York is held on the first and third Tuesdays of the month from November through March. The net covers winter weather meteorology, safety tips, winter Skywarn reporting criteria, forecasts and reviews of significant weather.

SKYWARN Summer Informational Nets are on Tuesday evenings from April though September and usually last 15-20 minutes.  These nets include discussions on recent significant weather, spotter and severe weather safety tips and procedures, as well as a brief weather lessons on various weather phenomena.

SKYWARN VHF Net Schedule is:

1900 (7pm) – Attica 145.310
1930 (7:30pm) – Arkwright 146.670 (w/145.110 Bristol link)
1900 (7pm) – Fulton 147.150
1930 (7:30pm) – Watertown 147.255

SKYWARN HF Nets are held every Sunday morning at 0930 on 7.234 MHz (+/- QRM).

Hurricane Frequencies and The Hurricane Watch Net pages.

W1AW Special Bulletins Schedule
Voice           hh:00

01855.0   03990.0   07290.0   14290.0   18160.0   21390.0   28590.0

Teleprinter hh:15

03625.0   07095.0   14095.0   18102.5   21095.0   28095.0

CW               hh:30

01818.0   03581.5   07047.5   14047.5   18097.5   21067.5   28067.5


The ARRL has their Net Directory now available on-line.