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Scott County is covered by 3 Weather Radio Stations:

Lexington (For South Scott County)

  • Frequency: 162.400 MHz
  • Channel: 1
  • FIPS: 021209

Frankfort (For West and Central Scott County)

  • Frequency: 162.500 MHz
  • Channel: 1
  • FIPS: 021073

Owenton (For North Scott County)

  • Frequency: 162.450 MHz
  • Channel: 3
  • FIPS: 021209

Warnings and forecasts for Scott County are issued by our office and broadcast on each of these transmitters.

The strength and quality of the broadcast from each transmitter will depend on your distance from the transmitter, terrain, and other local effects. Tune your radio to the broadcast that comes in most clearly and reliably at your location and provides the most representative weather information.

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