NWS Tower Problems May Affect Weather Radios

Published 04/17 2014 08:33PM

Updated 04/17 2014 08:43PM

ROCKFORD - A problem with a National Weather Service radio tower is causing weather radios in the Rockford area to go silent.

In a statement from the NWS office in Chicago: "The NOAA Weather Radio station in Rockford is currently off the air to due technical difficulties. A restore time is not known at this time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may be causing."

If you own a weather radio and it's not working, click here for a list of alternate NOAA Weather Radio Transmitters.

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