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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Chicago IL
724 AM CDT MON AUG 22 2016

...NOAA Weather Radio station KZZ81 in Lockport will be off the
air for transmitter maintenance on Wednesday August 24...

NOAA Weather Radio station KZZ81, broadcasting from a tower in
Lockport, on a frequency of 162.425 MHz, will be off the air for
about 12 hours, beginning 8:00 AM CDT Wednesday August 24. Service
should be restored by around 8:00 PM.

Listeners may tune in to KWO39 on a frequency of 162.55 MHz in
Chicago, KXI58 on a frequency of 162.400 in Plano or KZZ58 on a
frequency of 162.525 in Kankakee as alternate NOAA Weather Radio

The weekly Tone Alarm Test for KZZ81 in Lockport will be conducted
on Thursday August 25 between 11:00 AM and Noon. The weekly Tone
Alarm Test will be conducted on all other NOAA Weather Radio
stations at the regular time on Wednesday between 11:00 AM and

If there is severe weather in the area on Wednesday August 24,
the outage will be delayed until the next available fair weather

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


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