Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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NOUS44 KSHV 302147
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TXZ124-125-136-137-149-150-311200-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
443 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

...THE TYLER NOAA WEATHER RADIO WILL BE DOWN INDEFINITELY...

THE TYLER NOAA WEATHER RADIO WXK-36, BROADCASTING FROM TYLER
TEXAS ON 162.475 MHZ, WILL BE DOWN THROUGH AT LEAST MID TO LATE
AUGUST DUE TO DAMAGE SUFFERED FROM A RECENT LIGHTNING STRIKE,
WHICH DAMAGED THE TRANSMITTER, ANTENNA, AND CABLE EQUIPMENT. THE
TRANSMITTER HAS BEEN REPAIRED, BUT THE ANTENNA AND CABLE EQUIPMENT
WILL HAVE TO BE REPLACED. PARTS HAVE BEEN ORDERED, BUT WILL TAKE
SOME TIME TO REPLACE...WEATHER PERMITTING.

IN THE MEANTIME...NOAA WEATHER RADIO BROADCASTS MAY BE MONITORED
FROM ADJACENT TRANSMITTERS, INCLUDING GILMER KWN32 162.425 MHZ,
WHICH SERVES WOOD, UPSHUR, GREGG, NORTHERN RUSK, AND MUCH OF
SMITH COUNTIES, CUMBY KWN31 162.500 MHZ, WHICH SERVES CENTRAL AND
WESTERN WOOD AND NORTHWEST SMITH COUNTIES...AND PALESTINE KWN34
162.450 MHZ, WHICH SERVES SOUTHERN SMITH AND CHEROKEE COUNTIES.

WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS HAS CAUSED.

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