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Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

 

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NWS Chicago NOAA All Hazards Weather Radio Programs:

KWO39 listening area image of transmitters for Northern Illinois and Northwest Indiana; KXI-41 listening area
KZZ-81 Listening area KXI-58 listening area
KZZ-57 listening area WXK-24 listening area
WNG-536 listening area KXI-86 listening area
KZZ-57 listening area KZZ-58 listening area
WNG-689 listening area  

 

Transmitter

Frequency (MHz)

Power (Watts)

Area

KWO-39 Chicago

162.55

300

Cook, DuPage, Lake IL, Lake IN, Porter

KZZ-81 Lockport

162.425

1000

Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake IL, Lake IN, Will

KZZ-57 Rockford

162.475

1000

Boone, DeKalb, Green, Lee, Ogle, Rock, Stephenson, Winnebago

WNG-536 DeKalb

162.550

300

Boone, DeKalb, Kane, Lee, Ogle, Winnebago

KZZ-55 Dixon

165.525

300

Bureau, Carroll, Clinton IA, Lee, Ogle, Whiteside

WNG-689 Hebron

162.450

300

Jasper, Lake IN, LaPorte, Newton, Porter, Pulaski, Starke

KXI-41 Crystal Lake

162.500

300

Boone, Cook, Kane, Kenosha, Lake, McHenry, Walsworth

KXI-58 Plano

162.400

300

DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, LaSalle, Will

WXK-24 Odell

162.450

1000

Ford, Grundy, Iroquois, Kankakee, LaSalle, Livingston, Marshall, McLean, Will, Woodford

KXI-86 Crescent City

162.500

300

Benton, Ford, Iroquois, Kankakee, Newton, Vermillion

KZZ-58 Kankakee

162.525

300

Iroquois, Kankakee, Lake, Newton, Will