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Roar Nets December 3 2006

Propagation very unstable today despite good figures.   K=2 and Flux=87
0800z - 0900z  Europe - Anzo Net on 14,293 Long Path
0754z - G4HMG John from Devon 2/1 here in noise to S6.
0810z - VK4ZD Bill from Gatton, 2/2 until 0830z then quickly up to 5/8 by 0845z
0810z - VK2GWK Henk from Nelson Bay,  same as VK4ZD.
0834z - VK5CV Bill from Waikerie 1/1 here
0840z - G3LUW Brian from Devon 2/1 here
0841z - PA0SDZ Les from Zwolle 2/1 here, got 5/6 from Henk.
0851z - SM4CSF Nils from Falun 1/1here, got 5/5 from Henk.
0905z - ON3EL Josee from  Vosselaar 2/1 here, got 5/4 from Henk.
0909z - CT1BJZ Vitor from Ordivelas 5/9 here, got 5/4 from Henk.
0912z - Net ended. After a slow start it picked up well, after about 0830z.
Bill VK4ZD reported hearing Jim W1QUO 5/5 on last Sundays net at 1215z
but did not get an answer.  We shall keep trying Bill !
Henk VK2GWK had 23c and some rain, 25mm in 24 hours !
Bill VK5CV, sorry no copy Bill !  Bill has severe drought problem there at Waikerie.
Vitor copied everybody quite well.
0900z - 1000z  UK 80-metre net on 3,700.
G4HMG John in charge from Devon
Fourteen on the net in fair conditions.
1230z - 1330z  International Net on 14,293
1215z - W1QUO Jim from Leominster 5/9.  Called VK4ZD but nil heard.
1228z - PA2X Cees from Bussum 3/4 on back-scatter,
1231z - VE2GTI Coos from Montreal 5/8 but having poor reception there.
1235z - GW4KVJ John from S.Wales 2/1 here, got 5/5 from Jim.
1250z - SO8ZH Kjell from Lublin, S.Poland, 5/7 here.
1305z - VO1NP Nate from St.John's NF 3/3, got me 5/9
1315z - SM4CSF Nils from Falun 5/6 now
1315z - CT/AD6XX Laszlo from Lagos 4/5 with qsb.
1325z - YO9BC Coco from Ploeste 5/9+
1325z - W0TBC Joe from Stillwater MN 1/1 here but Jim gave 3/3.
1347z - Net ended. Signals very variable but strong at times.
Jim reported severe gale turning his beam and only 2c. High noise levels.
Coos had minus 4c and not so windy. Suffering some back trouble.
Nice to hear SO8ZH from Poland.  Kjell is Norwegian, home call LA9ZH.
Been in Poland 8 years but returning to Norway next year.
SM4CSF Nils much better at this hour.  Reporting 5c and cloudy there.
CT/AD6XX Laszlo in good spirits and feeling much benefit from his herbal medicine.
1900z - 2000z  UK evening 80-metre net on 3695
Band full of noise and Euro-qrm here.  Made a few calls but no reply heard.
Messages Received.
News from Nate VO1NP : -
Korean Rotarian to be President of Rotary International.
President of R. I. in the year 2008-2009 will be Lee Dong-kurn from S. Korea.
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