The Red Cross says that during a disaster, they actually seek help of radio operators, to help as many people as possible.
The Red Cross says with start of hurricane season on June first, they’re partnering with the amateur radio relay league and the Nittany Amateur Radio Club. The Red Cross says here in Central PA we feel the effects from the weather happening on the east coast.
The Red Cross says Hamm radios could be the only way of communication if the weather is bad enough.
“The amateur radio league can help us in times when we have no electricity and no ability to pick up our cell phones,“ Schultz, said.