Bureau County Skywarn

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Local Skywarn Frequencies

 
Bureau County        
Princeton, IL. Primary 146.9550 Mhz   FM PL/CTCSS 103.5
  Simplex Backup 146.5950 Mhz   FM  

Bureau County ESDA                       Spotter Activation & Status Code Announcements ~ 158.8350 MHz VHF

Bureau County ESDA EOC Status Codes
Condition GREEN weather status - Watch in effect; no EOC activation
Condition YELLOW weather status - Watch in effect with EOC activation
Condition RED weather status - Warning issued; no EOC activation
Condition BLACK weather status - Warning issued with EOC activation

Whenever Bureau County EMA has not been activated during a weather event, tune your radio or scanner to
La Salle County ARES Starved Rock Radio Club 147.1200 Mhz which is always active during threatening & severe weather
and will often dispatch mobile spotters to Bureau/Putnam County's to report current conditions.

Red Covered Bridge Amateur Radio Club       Weekly Nets- Every Monday, 8:00pm          146.9550-    PL 103.5
Illinois Valley Radio Association                        Weekly Nets- Every Thursday, 8:00pm       146.9550-    PL 103.5

         
       
         
Additional Illinois Skywarn Frequencies

Carroll County        
Savanna, IL Primary 147.1350 Mhz  FM    
         

De Kalb County        
  Primary 146.7300 Mhz  FM PL/CTCSS 100.0  
  Secondary 442.9500 Mhz  FM    

Henry County        
Kewanee/Galva, IL Primary 442.1750 Mhz  FM PL
  Secondary 145.4900 Mhz  FM    

Knox County        
  Primary 147.2100 Mhz  FM    
  Secondary 147.0000 Mhz  FM    

Knox County Amateur Radio Club, INC.
La Salle County        
Leonore, IL. Primary 147.1200 Mhz  FM PL/CTCSS 103.5  
         

Starved Rock Radio Club                                               Weekly Nets- Every Wednesday, 7:30pm          147.120+    PL 103.5
Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES)                Weekly Nets- Every Sunday, 7:00pm                 147.120+    PL 103.5
Lee County        
Dixon, IL. Primary 146.9700 Mhz  FM PL/CTCSS 82.5  
         

Marshall County        
  Primary 146.8950    
         

Ogle County        
  Primary 146.6500 Mhz  FM PL/CTCSS 146.2  
         

Peoria County        
  Primary 146.7600 Mhz  FM    
  Secondary 444.2000 Mhz  FM    

Putnam County        
         
         

Stark County        
  Primary 146.7600 Mhz  FM    
  Secondary 444.2000 Mhz  FM    

Whiteside County        
Sterling, IL Primary 146.8500 Mhz  FM PL/CTCSS 114.8  
Tampico, IL Secondary 146.6250 Mhz  FM PL/CTCSS 114.8  


Last Updated on Friday, January 25, 2013 03:51 AM  


Bureau County Emergency Services and Disaster Administration (ESDA)
158.8350 MHz VHF Spotter Activation & Status Code Announcements

Bureau County EMA Severe Weather Net
146.9550 MHz VHF (repeater / primary)   /   146.595 MHz VHF (simplex / backup)

Red Covered Bridge Amateur Radio Club (RCBARC)
146.9550 MHz VHF (primary) | 444.1500 MHz UHF

Whenever Bureau County EMA has not been activated during a weather event, tune your radio or scanner to
La Salle County Starved Rock Radio Club 147.1200 Mhz which is always active during threatening & severe weather
and will often dispatch mobile spotters to Bureau/Putnam County's to report current conditions.

WXSpots is a free, Internet based system designed to quickly disseminate observed reports of severe weather to all connected users.