Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
000
NOUS42 KMLB 011144
PNSMLB
FLZ045-047-053-054-147-020000-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
744 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

...MELBOURNE NOAA WEATHER RADIO OUTAGE PLANNED FOR TUESDAY JULY
7TH...

THE MELBOURNE WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTER WXJ-70 OPERATING ON A
FREQUENCY OF 162.55 MEGAHERTZ WILL EXPERIENCE A TEMPORARY OUTAGE
STARTING APPROXIMATELY AT 7 AM AND LASTING FOR AROUND SIX HOURS ON
TUESDAY JULY 7TH. THIS DOWN TIME IS NEEDED TO ALLOW TECHNICIANS TO
RELOCATE THE TRANSMITTER EQUIPMENT TO ITS NEW SHELTER.

THIS TRANSMITTER SERVES BREVARD...INDIAN RIVER...OSCEOLA AND ORANGE
COUNTIES. WHILE NORMAL BROADCASTS ARE INTERRUPTED...THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE SUGGESTS THAT NOAA WEATHER RADIO
LISTENERS IN THESE COUNTIES TUNE TO THEIR LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS FOR
THE LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WATCHES...WARNINGS AND
STATEMENTS. OFFICIAL NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INFORMATION IS ALSO
AVAILABLE AT THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS:

HTTP://WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/MLB

IN ADDITION...HERE IS A LIST OF ALTERNATIVE TRANSMITTERS COVERING
THE MELBOURNE WEATHER RADIO LISTENING AREA...

162.400 MHZ IN DAYTONA BEACH...
162.475 MHZ IN ORLANDO...
162.425 MHZ IN FORT PIERCE...

WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS OUTAGE MAY CAUSE AND
APPRECIATE YOUR PATIENCE.

$$

WEITLICH




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.