The BergenSkywarn Website
SKYWARN And Weather Information For Bergen and Passaic County NJ And Surrounding Areas In Northeast New Jersey

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2015 SKYWARN Spotter Training Classes
 Now Being Scheduled 
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On Classes In Both Bergen and Passaic County NJ
With Links for Maps, Driving Directions and Pre-registration (required)

BergenSkywarn's Amateur Radio Callsign
BergenSkywarn Operates On The W2PQG 2 Meter Amateur Radio Repeater Of 
The 10-70 Repeater Association
During Severe Weather Listen For SKYWARN Amateur Radio Nets On 146.700 Mhz
This Frequency Can Also Be Programmed Into Most Public Safety Type Scanners

BergenSkywarn Provides NWS Pinpoint Forecasts
And Weather Safety Information For Local Special Events

A SKYWARN Spotter Training Class Was Held On
Tuesday August 6 2013 In Mahwah NJ
Over 120 SKYWARN Spotters Were In Attendance
CLICK HERE To See A Few Photos
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Warm Season SKYWARN Activation And Reporting Criteria
Cool Season SKYWARN Activation And Reporting Criteria
How To Accurately and Correctly Measure Frozen Precipitation Types
Official NWS Definitions Of Key Weather Terms
(Frozen and Non-frozen Precipitation Types, Severe Weather And Others)

Mike Adams, WA2MWT, SK Tribute Webpage
With Pictures From The October 13th Ramsey NJ EOC
Renaming Ceremony In Honor Of Mike Adams

NWS New York (Upton) NY Annual Open House
Was Held On Sunday August 7 2011
Pictures From The NWS New York (Upton) NY Open House Event 
And The Newly Expanded Amateur Radio Station WX2OKX

NWS Reports On Significant Weather In The Greater NNJ Area
Tornadic Event In New York City - September 16 2010
Severe Thunderstorms Impact Northern Bergen County July 19 2010
Hail And Severe Thunderstorm In Bergen County NJ - June 15 2009
Tornado Warnings Issued For Bergen County NJ And New York City - August 15 2008
Confirmed Microburst In Harrington Park NJ - August 6 2008
An EF-2 Tornado Touchdown Confirmed In New York City - August 8 2007
  Severe Weather Event In Bergen County NJ - May 16 2007
Review More Significant Local And Regional Weather Events From 2007 And Previous Years

NNJ Area And More SKYWARN Net Radio Frequency Information
Program Several/All Into Your Mobile/HT Radio Or Scanner To Cover Your Travels
NWS New York (Upton) NY SKYWARN Frequencies
NWS Mt Holly NJ SKYWARN Frequencies

Bergen County NJ SKYWARN Net Training Presentations
A Series Of 4 On-line Interactive Web-based Training Exercises
Presenting The Operational Procedures For Bergen County SKYWARN Nets

Northeast NJ Severe Weather Outlooks, Watches, Warnings and Forecasts:

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Winter Weather Information: (Meteorological Winter - December 1 to March 1)

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Hurricane And Tropical Weather Information: (Atlantic Hurricane Season June 1 to November 30)

NWS New York (Upton) NY SKYWARN Information:

SKYWARN is a nationwide program of the National Weather Service. SKYWARN is sponsored by local NWS offices and consists of over 250,000 trained volunteers from the general public who observe and report hazardous weather.
Bergen County is 1 of 5 NJ Counties in the County Warning Area (CWA) of the New York (Upton), NY National Weather Service Forecast Office (NWSFO) which is located on the grounds of the Brookhaven National Laboratory in Upton, NY (please refer to the NWS New York (Upton) NY SKYWARN Program Website for complete information on their SKYWARN Program) 
The New York (Upton), NY NWSFO CWA covers the 5 NJ Counties of Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic and Union, as well as New York City, Long Island, the Lower Hudson Valley of New York, Southern Connecticut and the surrounding Coastal Waters. The other 16 NJ Counties are in the CWA of the Mt. Holly, NJ NWSFO (please refer to the NWS Mt Holly NJ SKYWARN Program Website for more information on their SKYWARN  Program).

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Amateur Radio SKYWARN Nets For Bergen County NJ:

Bergen County Active SKYWARN Nets
When SKYWARN is activated for Bergen County NJ, SKYWARN Nets are held on the W2PQG 2 meter Amateur Radio Repeater. The frequency is 146.700 Mhz with a - 600 Khz input offset and a PL of 141.3 (Note: PL access normally not required during a SKYWARN Net). For non-Amateur Radio listeners, most public safety type Scanners can be programmed to receive this frequency.

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