Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1027 AM CST TUE DEC 30 2014

...MULTIPLE NOAA WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTERS OFFLINE...

COMMUNICATION PROBLEMS BETWEEN THE NWS OFFICE IN GRAND FORKS AND NOAA
WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTER SITES HAVE CAUSED MULTIPLE SITES TO GO
OFFLINE. TECHS ARE WORKING ON THE PROBLEM BUT IT IS UNKNOWN AT
THIS TIME WHEN SERVICE WILL BE RESTORED. THE TRANSMITTERS AFFECTED
INCLUDE:

WKX-42 AMENIA ND162.475 MHZ
WXM-99 BEMIDJI MN 162.425 MHZ
KWN-44 CAVALIER ND162.450 MHZ
WXM-64 DETROIT LAKES MN162.400 MHZ
WNG-680 FERGUS FALLS MN162.500 MHZ
WNG-656 FORT RANSOM ND162.525 MHZ

THE COMMUNICATIONS OUTAGE IS ALSO AFFECTING DATA FLOW FROM THE
KMVX WSR-88D RADAR AT MAYVILLE ND TO THE OUTSIDE WORLD. ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION WILL BE ISSUED AS SOON AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE. WE
APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.


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JR




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