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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1128 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

...NOAA WEATHER RADIO WXN-91 AT LAKE RATHBUN REMAINS OFF THE AIR...

The NOAA Weather Radio Transmitter WXN-91 at Lake Rathbun Iowa is off
the air due to a communications or hardware failure. Technicians have
been notified but there is no estimated restore time.

The Lake Rathbun NOAA Weather Radio broadcasts on Channel 3...or a
frequency of 162.450 MHz...and services the following counties in
Iowa...Appanoose...Davis...Keokuk...Lucas...Mahaska...Monroe...
Wapello...and Wayne. Putnam county Missouri is also served by this
transmitter.

Neighboring transmitters that service some of these counties include
KZZ-68 at Van Wert broadcasting on Channel 4 or 162.475 MHz...KXI-
62 at Montezuma broadcasting on Channel 3 or 162.450 MHz...WXN-85 at
Fairfield broadcasting on Channel 1 or 162.400 MHz...KZZ-38 at
Trenton Missouri broadcasting on Channel 5 or 162.500 MHz...and WXM-
36 at Lancaster Missouri broadcasting on Channel 7 or 162.550 MHz.

We apologize for this interruption and will have service restored as
soon as possible.

$$


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