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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Jackson MS
1049 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018

...NOAA WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTER IN CARTHAGE LIMITED COVERAGE
AREA...

NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards Radio station KJY 83, transmitting
out of Carthage on a frequency of 162.500 MHz, is currently
operationing, but at a limited coverage area due to damage it
sustained during a recent storm.

Technicians are aware of this issue, and are currently taking the
proper measures to resolve the problem.

As a result of this limited coverage area, persons who normally
rely on the Carthage NOAA weather radio transmitter for weather
information, but currently cannot receive the broadcast, will
need to tune to commercial radio or television outlets for the
latest weather information.

The latest weather information is also available at our website,
at http://www.weather.gov/jan.

We apologize for any inconvenience this outage may cause.

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