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Hastings National Weather Service Radar, KUEX, has returned to normal operations after being down for a day and a half (April 27-28, 2011) due to the replacement of two radome panels.  The photographs below illustrate views from the KUEX radar near Blue Hill, NE, and show the crew working on replacing the radome panels.

 Looking down from the radar dome. View of the radar dish antenna. Looking out across the landscape (southwest).
The town of Blue Hill from the radar (northwest). Landscape view from the radar (northeast).  Crew replacing a radome panel.
One radome panel removed.  Crew replacing a radome panel.  Crew working on radome panel.