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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
835 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

...NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION WXL-66 AT MOUNTAIN VIEW REMAINS OFF
THE AIR...

NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION WXL-66 BROADCASTING AT 162.425 MHZ AT
MOUNTAIN VIEW...SERVING MOUNTAIN VIEW...MOUNTAIN HOME...BATESVILLE
AND MUCH OF NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS REMAINS OFF THE AIR.

THIS IS AFFECTING NOAA WEATHER RADIO BROADCASTS FOR BOONE...NEWTON...
MARION...SEARCY...VAN BUREN...BAXTER...STONE...CLEBURNE...FULTON...
IZARD...SHARP AND INDEPENDENCE COUNTIES.

THE ANTENNA SUSTAINED DAMAGE FROM THE RECENT THUNDERSTORMS THAT
MOVED THROUGH THE AREA...RESTRICTING THE TRANSMISSION OF NOAA
WEATHER RADIO BROADCASTS. REPAIRS WILL HAVE TO BE MADE TO THE
ANTENNA...BUT AT THIS TIME IT IS UNKNOWN WHEN THE REPAIRS WILL BE
COMPLETE. BROADCASTS MAY BE AUDIBLE DURING THE OUTAGE...THOUGH
SEVERELY DEGRADED DUE TO DAMAGE AT THE SITE.

IN THE MEAN TIME...PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING TRANSMITTERS FOR
BACKUP...

WWG-54 AT YELLVILLE...162.500 MHZ...

FOR MARION...BAXTER COUNTIES

WXJ-55 AT LITTLE ROCK...162.555 MHZ...

FOR VAN BUREN...CLEBURNE COUNTIES

KXI-96 AT RUSSELL...162.400 MHZ...

FOR INDEPENDENCE...AND CLEBURNE COUNTIES

WNG-639 AT CHEROKEE VILLAGE...162.475 MHZ...

FOR FULTON...IZARD...SHARP COUNTIES

WXN-92 AT HARRISON...162.525 MHZ...

FOR BOONE...MARION...NEWTON COUNTIES

WE WILL ADVISE WHEN SERVICE HAS BEEN RESTORED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR
PATIENCE DURING THIS OUTAGE. WE HOPE TO HAVE OUR REGULARLY
SCHEDULED BROADCAST RESTORED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

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