Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
NOUS43 KDMX 260622
PNSDMX
IAZ004>006-015-016-024-261830-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
122 AM CDT SUN OCT 26 2014

...NOAA WEATHER RADIO WNG-688 AT RINGSTED IS OFF THE AIR...

THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTER WNG-688 AT RINGSTED IOWA IS OFF
THE AIR DUE TO A COMMUNICATIONS OR HARDWARE FAILURE. TECHNICIANS HAVE
BEEN NOTIFIED BUT THERE IS NO ESTIMATED RESTORE TIME.

THE RINGSTED NOAA WEATHER RADIO BROADCASTS ON CHANNEL 4...OR A
FREQUENCY OF 162.475 MHZ...AND SERVICES THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN
IOWA...EMMET...HANCOCK...HUMBOLDT...KOSSUTH...PALO ALTO...AND
WINNEBAGO. FARIBAULT AND MARTIN COUNTIES IN MINNESOTA ARE ALSO SERVED
BY THIS TRANSMITTER.

NEIGHBORING TRANSMITTERS THAT SERVICE SOME OF THESE COUNTIES INCLUDE
WXK-84 AT FORT DODGE BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 1 OR 162.400 MHZ...KZZ-
80 AT MILFORD BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 7 OR 162.550 MHZ...KJY-63 AT
FOREST CITY BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 5 OR 162.500 MHZ...AND WXK-40 AT
MANKATO MINNESOTA BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 1 OR 162.400 MHZ.

WE APOLOGIZE FOR THIS INTERRUPTION AND WILL HAVE SERVICE RESTORED AS
SOON AS POSSIBLE.

$$

KS



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.