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Coverage Map Notes
The coverage statistics and maps are calculated using a computer model and station data assuming ideal conditions. Coverage may be 5 to 10 percent below the computer predicted coverage for the following reasons:
  • The computer model is sensitive to antenna performance. Antenna performance is a function of local conditions, causing signals to be stronger signal level in some directions than others.
  • Most NWR stations are at existing antenna towers, provided at little or no cost.
  • Placement of NWR antennas is dictated by the tower owner, which may result in a less than ideal set up.
  • The antenna may be affected by nearby structures or bodies of water.
  • In some special instances, the antenna may have been intentionally adjusted to be "directional" and provide better coverage to a specific area to the detriment of other areas.
  • Most of the stations employ equipment technology more than 20 years old. Because of variations in local site conditions, the performance of an individual transmitter and antenna may be less than predicted or expected.
  • Seasonal environmental conditions, such as icing or heavy rain, affect performance of a transmitter station and its various components, particularly those subject to continuous weather exposure.
  • The coverage maps are shown in a single color format, which relates to an estimated signal level.
    • White: Signal level of greater than 18dBuV: Reliable coverage


California Station Listing

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Weather Forcast Office (WFO)

Site NameTransmitter NameCall SignFrequencyPowerWFO
YosemiteTurtleback DomeKAD94162.45080Hanford, CA
Big Rock RidgeN. San Francisco BayKDX54162.500100Monterey, CA
MontereyMt. UmunhumKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
SacramentoJackson ButteKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
San DiegoMt. WoodsonKEC62162.400100San Diego, CA
EurekaMt. PierceKEC82162.400330Eureka, CA
San FranciscoMt. PiseKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
CoachellaKIG78162.400100San Diego, CA
Point ArenaCold Springs PeakKIH30162.550330Eureka, CA
San Luis ObispoCuesta PeakKIH31162.550330Oxnard, CA
Santa BarbaraBroadcast PeakKIH34162.400330Oxnard, CA
FresnoBear Mtn.KIH62162.400300Hanford, CA
Malibu MarinePoint DumeKWL22162.425300Oxnard, CA
Los AngelesMt. LukensKWO37162.550300Oxnard, CA
AvalonCatalina IslandWNG584162.525100Oxnard, CA
San SimeonHearst CastleWNG592162.525100Oxnard, CA
Conway SummitBridgeportWNG595162.525300Reno, NV
San Diego MarineMount SoledadWNG637162.425100San Diego, CA
Contra Costa CountyMt. DiabloWNG655162.425100Sacramento, CA
El Paso Mtns.RidgecrestWNG659162.425300Hanford, CA
Coachella / SpanishRiverside countyWNG712162.525120San Diego, CA
UkiahLaughin RangeWNG720162.525300Eureka, CA
Santa Barbara MarineBroadcast PeakWWF62162.475100Oxnard, CA
Monterey MarineMt. UmunhumWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
Grass ValleyWolf Mtn.WWF67162.400100Sacramento, CA
Santa AnaBeeks PlaceWWG21162.450100San Diego, CA
YumaBlack Mtn.WXL87162.550100Phoenix, AZ
ReddingSouth Fork Mtn.WXL88162.550100Sacramento, CA
BakersfieldShirley PeakWXL89162.550100Hanford, CA
VictorvilleSan BernadinoWXM66162.500100San Diego, CA
Sonoma CountySonoma CountyWZ2504162.475300Monterey, CA
SandbergLos Angeles CountyWZ2505162.425100Oxnard, CA
BishopBishopWZ2524162.425100Las Vegas, NV
Horse MtnWillow Creek WZ2550162.450150Eureka, CA

Number of Stations in California = 34


County Coverage for California
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County/City/AreaSAMETransmitterSite StateCall SignFrequencyPowerWFO
Trinity006105---No NWR Coverage---0
Tuolumne006109---No NWR Coverage---0
Mariposa006043YosemiteCAKAD94162.45080Hanford, CA
Contra Costa006013Big Rock RidgeCAKDX54162.500100Monterey, CA
San Francisco006075Big Rock RidgeCAKDX54162.500100Monterey, CA
Marin006041Big Rock RidgeCAKDX54162.500100Monterey, CA
Napa006055Big Rock RidgeCAKDX54162.500100Monterey, CA
Sonoma006097Big Rock RidgeCAKDX54162.500100Monterey, CA
Santa Clara006085Big Rock RidgeCAKDX54162.500100Monterey, CA
San Mateo006081Big Rock RidgeCAKDX54162.500100Monterey, CA
Santa Cruz006087MontereyCAKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
Monterey006053MontereyCAKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
Contra Costa006013MontereyCAKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
San Francisco006075MontereyCAKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
San Benito006069MontereyCAKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
San Mateo006081MontereyCAKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
Santa Clara006085MontereyCAKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
Napa006055MontereyCAKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
Alameda006001MontereyCAKEC49162.550330Monterey, CA
San Joaquin006077SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
Sutter006101SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
El Dorado006017SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
Sacramento006067SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
Yolo006113SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
Calaveras006009SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
Colusa006011SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
Placer006061SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
Amador006005SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
Solano006095SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
Stanislaus006099SacramentoCAKEC57162.550330Sacramento, CA
San Diego006073San DiegoCAKEC62162.400100San Diego, CA
Humboldt006023EurekaCAKEC82162.400330Eureka, CA
Marin006041San FranciscoCAKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
Sonoma006097San FranciscoCAKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
Napa006055San FranciscoCAKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
Santa Clara006085San FranciscoCAKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
Santa Cruz006087San FranciscoCAKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
San Francisco006075San FranciscoCAKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
Contra Costa006013San FranciscoCAKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
San Mateo006081San FranciscoCAKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
Alameda006001San FranciscoCAKHB49162.400500Monterey, CA
Imperial006025CoachellaCAKIG78162.400100San Diego, CA
Riverside006065CoachellaCAKIG78162.400100San Diego, CA
Mendocino006045Point ArenaCAKIH30162.550330Eureka, CA
San Luis Obispo006079San Luis ObispoCAKIH31162.550330Oxnard, CA
Santa Barbara006083Santa BarbaraCAKIH34162.400330Oxnard, CA
Ventura006111Santa BarbaraCAKIH34162.400330Oxnard, CA
Del Norte006015BrookingsORKIH37162.550500Eureka, CA
Tulare006107FresnoCAKIH62162.400300Hanford, CA
Fresno006019FresnoCAKIH62162.400300Hanford, CA
Merced006047FresnoCAKIH62162.400300Hanford, CA
Kern006029FresnoCAKIH62162.400300Hanford, CA
Mariposa006043FresnoCAKIH62162.400300Hanford, CA
Madera006039FresnoCAKIH62162.400300Hanford, CA
Kings006031FresnoCAKIH62162.400300Hanford, CA
San Bernardino006071Bullhead CityNVKQC45162.500200Las Vegas, NV
Los Angeles006037Malibu MarineCAKWL22162.425300Oxnard, CA
Ventura006111Los AngelesCAKWO37162.550300Oxnard, CA
Los Angeles006037Los AngelesCAKWO37162.550300Oxnard, CA
San Bernardino006071KingmanAZKXI83162.425100Las Vegas, NV
San Bernardino006071Lake HavasuAZKXI84162.400100Las Vegas, NV
Los Angeles006037AvalonCAWNG584162.525100Oxnard, CA
San Luis Obispo006079San SimeonCAWNG592162.525100Oxnard, CA
Mono006051Conway SummitCAWNG595162.525300Reno, NV
Inyo006027PahrumpNVWNG634162.400100Las Vegas, NV
San Bernardino006071PahrumpNVWNG634162.400100Las Vegas, NV
San Diego006073San Diego MarineCAWNG637162.425100San Diego, CA
Contra Costa006013Contra Costa CountyCAWNG655162.425100Sacramento, CA
Alameda006001Contra Costa CountyCAWNG655162.425100Sacramento, CA
Los Angeles006037El Paso Mtns.CAWNG659162.425300Hanford, CA
Kern006029El Paso Mtns.CAWNG659162.425300Hanford, CA
Inyo006027El Paso Mtns.CAWNG659162.425300Hanford, CA
San Bernardino006071El Paso Mtns.CAWNG659162.425300Hanford, CA
Imperial006025Coachella / SpanishCAWNG712162.525120San Diego, CA
Riverside006065Coachella / SpanishCAWNG712162.525120San Diego, CA
Mendocino006045UkiahCAWNG720162.525300Eureka, CA
Lake006033UkiahCAWNG720162.525300Eureka, CA
Mono006051HawthorneNVWWF59162.475100Reno, NV
Ventura006111Santa Barbara MarineCAWWF62162.475100Oxnard, CA
Santa Barbara006083Santa Barbara MarineCAWWF62162.475100Oxnard, CA
Alameda006001Monterey MarineCAWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
Contra Costa006013Monterey MarineCAWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
San Francisco006075Monterey MarineCAWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
San Mateo006081Monterey MarineCAWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
San Benito006069Monterey MarineCAWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
Monterey006053Monterey MarineCAWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
Santa Cruz006087Monterey MarineCAWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
Napa006055Monterey MarineCAWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
Santa Clara006085Monterey MarineCAWWF64162.450100Monterey, CA
Placer006061Grass ValleyCAWWF67162.400100Sacramento, CA
Colusa006011Grass ValleyCAWWF67162.400100Sacramento, CA
Butte006007Grass ValleyCAWWF67162.400100Sacramento, CA
Glenn006021Grass ValleyCAWWF67162.400100Sacramento, CA
Yuba006115Grass ValleyCAWWF67162.400100Sacramento, CA
Nevada006057Grass ValleyCAWWF67162.400100Sacramento, CA
Yolo006113Grass ValleyCAWWF67162.400100Sacramento, CA
Siskiyou006093Mt. AshlandORWWF97162.475100Medford, OR
Lassen006035FernleyNVWWG20162.450150Reno, NV
Sierra006091FernleyNVWWG20162.450150Reno, NV
Plumas006063FernleyNVWWG20162.450150Reno, NV
Orange006059Santa AnaCAWWG21162.450100San Diego, CA
Riverside006065Santa AnaCAWWG21162.450100San Diego, CA
San Bernardino006071Santa AnaCAWWG21162.450100San Diego, CA
Alpine006003RenoNVWXK58162.550300Reno, NV
El Dorado006017RenoNVWXK58162.550300Reno, NV
Nevada006057RenoNVWXK58162.550300Reno, NV
Placer006061RenoNVWXK58162.550300Reno, NV
Imperial006025YumaCAWXL87162.550100Phoenix, AZ
Riverside006065YumaCAWXL87162.550100Phoenix, AZ
Tehama006103ReddingCAWXL88162.550100Sacramento, CA
Shasta006089ReddingCAWXL88162.550100Sacramento, CA
Glenn006021ReddingCAWXL88162.550100Sacramento, CA
Butte006007ReddingCAWXL88162.550100Sacramento, CA
Tulare006107BakersfieldCAWXL89162.550100Hanford, CA
Kern006029BakersfieldCAWXL89162.550100Hanford, CA
Fresno006019BakersfieldCAWXL89162.550100Hanford, CA
Kings006031BakersfieldCAWXL89162.550100Hanford, CA
Modoc006049Klamath FallsORWXL97162.550100Medford, OR
Siskiyou006093Klamath FallsORWXL97162.550100Medford, OR
Riverside006065VictorvilleCAWXM66162.500100San Diego, CA
San Bernardino006071VictorvilleCAWXM66162.500100San Diego, CA
Sonoma006097Sonoma CountyCAWZ2504162.475300Monterey, CA
Los Angeles006037SandbergCAWZ2505162.425100Oxnard, CA
Inyo006027BishopCAWZ2524162.425100Las Vegas, NV
Humboldt006023Horse MtnCAWZ2550162.450150Eureka, CA


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