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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
755 PM CDT MON JUN 8 2015

...BATON ROUGE NOAA ALL-HAZARDS RADIO OPERATING IN DEGRADED
MODE...

THE NOAA ALL HAZARDS RADIO...STATION KHB46 OPERATING AT A
FREQUENCY OF 162.400 MHZ...IS BROADCASTING BUT ONLY AT A FRACTION
OF ITS NORMAL OUTPUT. TECHNICIANS ARE CONDUCTING MAINTENANCE ON
THE TRANSMITTER TOWER BUT FURTHER REPAIRS WILL BE NEEDED OVER THE
NEXT FEW DAYS. DURING THIS PERIOD...ONLY LISTENERS WITHIN VERY
CLOSE PROXIMITY TO THE TRANSMITTER TOWER WILL BE ABLE TO DETECT A
BROADCAST.

WE APOLOGIZE FOR THIS OUTAGE AND ARE WORKING TO RESTORE TO FULL
SERVICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. IN THE MEANTIME...PLEASE REFER TO
YOUR LOCAL BROADCAST MEDIA...THE INTERNET OR CELL PHONE WEATHER
APPLICATIONS TO RECEIVE SEVERE WEATHER WARNINGS. YOU MAY ALSO BE
ABLE TO RECEIVE BROADCASTS FROM OTHER NOAA WEATHER RADIO
TRANSMISSIONS...KHB43 NEW ORLEANS...KIH23 MORGAN CITY OR WNG521
BOGALUSA.

FUTURE STATEMENTS WILL BE ISSUED AS WARRANTED WHEN STATUS CHANGES
REGARDING THE BATON ROUGE NOAA ALL HAZARDS RADIO.

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