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NOUS43 KLOT 272340

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Chicago IL
540 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017 /640 PM EST Mon Feb 27 2017/

...The KLOT WSR-88D Doppler radar is out of service...

The KLOT WSR-88D radar is currently inoperable. The part needed to
fix the radar is on back order and may not be delivered until
Thursday. It is possible that the radar may be operated with
degraded data quality at times before being fully restored. Any
radar data coming from KLOT should be used with extreme caution
until the radar is repaired.

In the meantime...radar coverage for the KLOT service area can be
obtained by using any one of the following radars:

KILX (Lincoln IL)
KDVN (Davenport IL)
KMKX (Milwaukee WI)
KIWX (North Webster IN)
KIND (Indianapolis IN)
TORD (FAA O`hare Terminal Doppler Radar)
TMDW (FAA Midway Terminal Doppler Radar)
TMKE (FAA Milwaukee Terminal Doppler Radar)

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


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