National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce
Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Chicago IL
924 AM CDT Sun Apr 8 2018 /1024 AM EDT Sun Apr 8 2018/


On Tuesday, April 10, we will be undergoing a computer upgrade at
our office. This will impact the NOAA Weather Radio broadcasts
originating from our office. There will be times the broadcasts
are either off the air, or will have missing products (such as the
hourly weather conditions). The outages will begin as early as 7
am, but are more likely during the late morning and early
afternoon hours. Normal operations are expected to resume toward
late afternoon to early evening.

The following stations will be impacted by these issues:

Chicago       KWO-39
Lockport      KZZ-81
Rockford      KZZ-57
DeKalb        WNG-536
Dixon         KZZ-55
Hebron        WNG-689
Crystal Lake  KXI-41
Plano         KXI-58
Odell         WXK-24
Crescent City KXI-86
Kankakee      KZZ-58

All of our forecasts will still be available on our website,

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.