Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
207 AM CDT THU JUL 17 2014

...NOAA WEATHER RADIO WXK-84 AT FORT DODGE IS OFF THE AIR...

THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTER WXK-84 AT FORT DODGE IOWA IS OFF
THE AIR DUE TO A COMMUNICATIONS OR HARDWARE FAILURE. TECHNICIANS HAVE
BEEN NOTIFIED BUT THERE IS NO ESTIMATED RESTORE TIME.

THE FORT DODGE NOAA WEATHER RADIO BROADCASTS ON CHANNEL 1...OR A
FREQUENCY OF 162.400 MHZ...AND SERVICES THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN
IOWA...BOONE...CALHOUN...HAMILTON...HUMBOLDT...POCAHONTAS...WEBSTER...
AND WRIGHT.

NEIGHBORING TRANSMITTERS THAT SERVICE SOME OF THESE COUNTIES INCLUDE
KWN-47 AT STORM LAKE BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 3 OR 162.450 MHZ...WNG-
688 AT RINGSTED BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 4 OR 162.475 MHZ...KJY-63 AT
FOREST CITY BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 5 OR 162.500 MHZ...WNG-666 AT
IOWA FALLS BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 6 OR 162.525 MHZ...WXL-57 AT DES
MOINES BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 7 OR 162.550 MHZ...AND KZZ-51 AT
CARROLL BROADCASTING ON CHANNEL 2 OR 162.425 MHZ.

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

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