Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
1008 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...DUCK RIVER ELECTRIC SCHEDULED POWER OUTAGE THURSDAY /APRIL 24/...
...NOAA WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTER IN WINCHESTER AFFECTED...

THE DUCK RIVER ELECTRIC MEMBERSHIP CORPORATION HAS SCHEDULED A POWER
OUTAGE BEGINNING THURSDAY /APRIL 24/ AT 8:00 AM CDT. THE OUTAGE IS TO
UPGRADE ELECTRIC SERVICES TO CUSTOMERS IN THE KEITH SPRINGS MOUNTAIN
AREA IN FRANKLIN COUNTY, TENNESSEE. THE OUTAGE IS EXPECTED TO LAST
THROUGH NOON /12 PM/ CDT THURSDAY.

THIS OUTAGE WILL KNOCK OUT POWER TO THE WINCHESTER NOAA WEATHER
RADIO TRANSMITTER /WNG-554/ THAT BROADCASTS ON A FREQUENCY OF 162.525
MHZ.

DURING THE OUTAGE...PERSONS ACROSS THE LISTENING AREA CAN ATTEMPT TO
GET THEIR WEATHER INFORMATION FROM OTHER STATIONS. THESE INCLUDE:

WWF-44 OUT OF FORT PAYNE...TRANSMITTING ON 162.500 MHZ.
KIH-20 OUT OF HUNTSVILLE...TRANSMITTING ON 162.400 MHZ.

THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION IS ALSO AVAILABLE AT OUR WEBSITE...
AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/HUNTSVILLE.

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