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NOUS43 KLOT 012058
PNSLOT
ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
020900-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
358 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014 /458 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014/

...KZZ-81 LOCKPORT IS BACK ON THE AIR...

THE TELEPHONE COMPANY HAS REPAIRED THE PHONE LINE AND NOAA WEATHER
RADIO STATION KZZ-81 HAS BEEN RETURNED TO SERVICE.

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IZZI






000
NOUS43 KLOT 011246
PNSLOT

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
745 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...A LOOK BACK AT THE CLIMATE FOR SUMMER 2014 FOR CHICAGO AND
ROCKFORD...

AT CHICAGO...THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE FOR THE SEASON WAS 81.0
DEGREES WHICH IS 0.9 DEGREES BELOW THE 1981 TO 2010 AVERAGE. THE
AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 62.4 DEGREES WHICH IS 0.7 DEGREES ABOVE
THE 1981 TO 2010 AVERAGE.  OVERALL...THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
FOR THE SEASON WAS 71.7 DEGREES WHICH IS 0.1 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.

A TOTAL OF 17.25 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED DURING THIS
PAST SUMMER...WHICH IS 5.20 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL. THIS MAKES SUMMER
2014 THE 9TH WETTEST SUMMER ON RECORD SINCE 1871.

AT ROCKFORD...THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 80.8 DEGREES WHICH IS
1.9 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 60.7
DEGREES WHICH IS 0.3 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.  OVERALL...THE AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE FOR THE SEASON WAS 70.8 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.0 DEGREE
BELOW NORMAL.

A TOTAL OF 16.28 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED DURING THIS
PAST SUMMER...WHICH WAS 3.09 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL. THIS MADE SUMMER
2014 THE 19ST WETTEST SUMMER ON RECORD SINCE 1905. IN ADDITION...A
TRACE OF SNOW WAS REPORTED DUE TO HAIL.

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000
NOUS43 KLOT 011221
PNSLOT

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
720 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...A LOOK BACK AT THE CLIMATE FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014 FOR
CHICAGO AND ROCKFORD...

AT CHICAGO...THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 82.1 DEGREES WHICH IS
0.2 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 65.3
DEGREES WHICH IS 2.4 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
FOR THE MONTH WAS 73.7 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.3 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.
7.30 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED FOR THE MONTH WHICH IS
2.40 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.

NO RECORDS WERE SET OR TIED AT CHICAGO DURING AUGUST 2014.

AT ROCKFORD...THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 82.0 DEGREES WHICH
IS 0.4 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS
62.4 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.1 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THE AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 72.2 DEGREES WHICH IS 0.3 DEGREES
ABOVE NORMAL.  5.76 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED FOR THE
MONTH WHICH IS 1.17 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL. THERE WAS A TRACE OF SNOW
DURING THE MONTH DUE TO HAIL.

ONE RECORD WAS SET DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST AT ROCKFORD. ON AUGUST
1ST...A RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM RAINFALL WAS SET WHEN 1.35 INCHES OF
RAIN FELL. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 1.32 INCHES SET IN 2000.

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000
NOUS43 KLOT 010105 CCA
PNSLOT

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
804 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION KZZ-81 REMAINS OFF THE AIR...

THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION KZZ-81 BROADCASTING FROM A TOWER
IN LOCKPORT ILLINOIS IS CURRENTLY OFF THE AIR. THE PROBLEM HAS
BEEN ISOLATED TO A PHONE LINE PROBLEM AND THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS
COMPANY HAS ESCALATED THE TROUBLE TICKET TO HIGH PRIORITY. THE
TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY IS SCHEDULED TO HAVE A TECHNICIAN OUT
TO INVESTIGATE THE PROBLEM THIS EVENING...HOWEVER IT REMAINS
UNCERTAIN WHEN SERVICE WILL BE RESTORED.

LISTENERS CAN ALSO TRY LISTENING TO THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION
KWO-39 IN CHICAGO AT 162.550 MHZ....KXI-41 IN CRYSTAL LAKE AT
162.500 MHZ...OR KXI-58 IN PLANO AT 162.400 MHZ.

WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.

$$

IZZI






000
NOUS43 KLOT 312350
PNSLOT
ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
011200-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
650 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014 /750 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014/

...THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION KZZ-81 REMAINS OFF THE AIR...

THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION KZZ-81 BROADCASTING FROM A TOWER
IN LOCKPORT ILLINOIS IS CURRENTLY OFF THE AIR. THE PROBLEM HAS
BEEN ISOLATED TO A PHONE LINE PROBLEM AND THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS
COMPANY HAS ESCALATED THE TROUBLE TICKET TO HIGH PRIORITY. THE
TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY IS SCHEDULED TO HAVE A TECHNICIAN OUT
TO INVESTIGATE THE PROBLEM THIS EVENING...HOWEVER IT REMAINS
UNCERTAIN WHEN SERVICE WILL BE RESTORED.

LISTENERS CAN ALSO TRY LISTENING TO THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION
KWO-39 IN CHICAGO AT 162.550 MHZ....KXI-41 IN CRYSTAL LAKE AT
162.450 MHZ...OR KXI-58 IN PLANO AT 162.400 MHZ.

WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.

$$

IZZI








000
NOUS43 KLOT 301322
PNSLOT
ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
310130-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
822 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014 /922 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014/

...THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION KZZ-81 IS OFF THE AIR...

THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION KZZ-81 BROADCASTING FROM A TOWER
IN LOCKPORT ILLINOIS IS CURRENTLY OFF THE AIR. A TROUBLE TICKET
HAS BEEN OPENED WITH THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY...HOWEVER IT
IS UNCLEAR WHEN SERVICE WILL BE RESTORED.

WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.

LISTENERS CAN ALSO TRY LISTENING TO THE NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION
KWO-39 IN CHICAGO AT 162.550 MHZ....KXI-41 IN CRYSTAL LAKE AT
162.450 MHZ...OR KXI-58 IN PLANO AT 162.400 MHZ.

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