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New EAS Event Codes

Important NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards and Emergency Alert System Changes. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) added three new Event Codes to the Emergency Alert System (EAS) Rules for the 2017 hurricane season. Read More >

NWR Transmitter/Receiver Problems?

Problems receiving the NWR broadcast can be due to issues with the NWR transmitter, your NWR receiver, or possibly both.
Please check the list of known outages/degraded service shown below and the special notices before reporting an outage.

NWR Stations that have either degraded performance or are currently offline.

Click on a red Red Icon Image or yellow Yellow Image Icon icon to view transmitter details
Yellow Image IconDEGRADED - Indicates that a transmitter is operational but experiencing a temporary reduction in the quality of service such as coverage area, audio quality, etc.
Red Icon ImageOUT OF SERVICE - Indicates transmitter is temporarily non operational due to problems such as a power outage, antenna damage, etc.


Special Notices

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[+] "Beeping" on certain Midland receivers and the weekly test


[+]  WXM68 Marlboro, VT (Ames Hill) transmitter ceased broadcasting on 9/15/17 (9/18/17)


[+]  WXK34 Victoria, TX transmitter Out of Service due to Hurricane Harvey (9/7/17)


[+]  KHB41 Corpus Christi, TX transmitter in Degraded status due to Hurricane Harvey (9/7/17)


[+]  KHB40 Galveston, TX transmitter in Degraded status due to Hurricane Harvey (9/7/17)


[+] WZ2542 Harlingen Spanish, TX transmitter removed from service (Update 3/7/17)


[+] WWH34 Walton, NY transmitter Out of Service (8/27/15)


[+] KWO35 New York City, NY transmitter status update (5/9/14)