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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 before proceeding.

If your transmitter is not listed below, the problem may be possibly be with your receiver. If your NWR receiver is not working properly or you need assistance in programming your NWR receiver, please click here for a list of manufacturers for assistance (Adobe PDF format).

If you are unable to receive the NWR broadcast and are reasonably certain that your receiver is operating correctly, please call the following number to report NWR Transmitter Problems:


or fill in the form below to send an email to

Report NWR transmitter outages (dead air) or failure to receive the weekly test (every Wednesday between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon) local time. NOTE: The weekly test may not be performed if there is severe weather in the area of the transmitter during the time scheduled for the test.


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

[+] KWO35 New York City, NY transmitter returned to operation

[+] WNG732 La Follette, TN transmitter scheduled relocation

[+] KZZ60 Reliance, SD transmitter scheduled relocation

[+] WWG74 Kauai, HI transmitter in DEGRADED mode (2/10/14)

[+] KWN55 Jamestown, MO is out of service (4/9/14)

[+] KIH54 Birmingham, AL is out of service (4/21/14)

Weather Forecast Office (WFO) is the office that provides weather information to the transmitter in your area.

Stations that either have degraded performance
or are currently offline.

This information was current on: 04/24/2014 15:31:13. UTC
StateCallSignTransmitter NameFrequencyWFOStatus
ALKIH54Birmingham162.550Calera, ALOUT OF SERVICE
HIWWF39Hawaii Kai162.400Honolulu, HIOUT OF SERVICE
HIWWG74Kauai162.400Honolulu, HIDEGRADED
ILWXM49Marion162.425Paducah, KYDEGRADED
KYWWG65London162.475Jackson, KYDEGRADED
MOKWN55Jamestown162.425Weldon Spring, MODEGRADED
MOKXI35Alton162.500Springfield, MOOUT OF SERVICE
MOKXI38West Plains162.525Springfield, MODEGRADED
MOKID77Kansas City162.550Pleasant Hill, MODEGRADED
NEWXL76Merriman162.400North Platte, NEOUT OF SERVICE
NYKWO35New York City162.550Upton, NYDEGRADED
SDKZZ60Reliance162.525Aberdeen, SDOUT OF SERVICE
TNWNG732La Follette162.450Morristown, TNOUT OF SERVICE
VTKIG60Burlington162.400South Burlington, VTDEGRADED
WIWXJ87Madison162.550Sullivan, WIDEGRADED

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