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KE2XKP Tomah, WI (Ridgeville)

This station provides complete and up-to-the minute weather information for residents in western and central Wisconsin. The following is the broadcast schedule: 

  • A regional forecast provides a summary of anticipated weather for Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, and northern Illinois.
  • A five day forecast (centered on Monroe County, WI) for west central Wisconsin.
  • Current weather conditions for selected locations across Wisconsin and the region, updated once an hour.
  • When precipitation is approaching or within the listening area, a radar summary is provided.
  • A short term forecast of expected weather conditions in the next 2 to 4 hours is broadcast when precipitation is in the area or weather conditions are changing.
  • Other statements are periodically run on a varied schedule. These statements may include informational topics, or statements about extreme weather conditions.
  • A warning alarm test is conducted every Wednesday between 11:00 a.m. and 12 Noon.  If severe weather is forecast or threatens, the test is postponed until the next "good" weather day.


  • serves the following counties in Wisconsin: Adams, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Monroe, Vernon, and Wood.