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Oppressive Heat Continues; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

An oppressive and dangerous heat wave continues across a large section of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from the central and southern Plains to the Southeast. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected in multiple spots, in Montana, parts of the Midwest and from the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Carolinas. Read More >

NOAA Weather Radio Coverage Provided by the Marquette National Weather Service Office

In the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, the National Weather Service in Marquette broadcasts weather information on ten transmitters. They are:

  1. WZ-2513 broadcasting at 162.500 MHz from a transmitter located near Copper Harbor
  2. WXK-73 broadcasting at 162.400 MHz from a transmitter located near Houghton
  3. WNG-683 broadcasting at 162.550 MHz from a transmitter located near Marenisco
  4. KJY-76 broadcasting at 162.475 MHz from a transmitter located near Crystal Falls
  5. KIG-66 broadcasting at 162.550 MHz from a transmitter located near Marquette
  6. KZZ-35 broadcasting at 162.500 MHz from a transmitter located near Escanaba
  7. WZ-2514 broadcasting at 162.475 MHz from a transmitter located near Munising
  8. WZ-2515 broadcasting at 162.425 MHz from a transmitter located near Grand Marais
  9. WNG-684 broadcasting at 162.525 MHz from a transmitter located north of Manistique
  10. WNG-576 broadcasting at 162.450 MHz from a transmitter located near Newberry

NOAA Weather Radio Locations In Upper Michigan

 

Transmitter

Station

Frequency

Marine Channel

Houghton (CMX)

WXK-73

162.400

WX02

Copper Harbor (CPH)

WZ-2513

162.500

WX06

Ashland (from Duluth WFO)

KZZ-78

162.525

WX04

Marenisco (MCO)

WNG-683

162.550

WX01

Marquette (MQT)

KIG-66

162.550

WX01

Munising (MUN)

WZ-2514

162.475

WX03

Grand Marais (GRM)

WZ-2515

162.425

WX04

Escanaba (ESC)

KZZ-35

162.500

WX06

Sister Bay (from Green Bay WFO)

WXN-69

162.425

WX07

Manistique (ISQ)

WNG-684

162.525

WX04

Newberry (ERY)

WNG-576

162.450

WX05

Sault Ste Marie (from Gaylord WFO)

KIG-74

162.550

WX01