Special Announcement: Worcester NOAA WX Radio Transmitter Down Until Further Notice

Hello to all..

Please see the NWS Taunton Public Information Statement concerning the Worcester NOAA WX Radio Transmitter being down until further notice. See statement below:

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NOUS41 KBOX 190424
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CTZ003-004-MAZ003>005-010>012-016-026-NHZ011-015-RIZ001-192130-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1123 PM EST SUN DEC 18 2011

…THE WORCESTER NOAA WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTER WILL BE DOWN
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE…

THE PAXTON TRANSMITTER ON FREQUENCY 162.550 MHZ LOCATED AT MT.
ASNEBUMSKIT SERVING THE CITY OF WORCESTER AND ADJACENT COMMUNITIES
WILL BE OFF THE AIR UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. TECHNICIANS WILL BE WORKING
ON THE PROBLEM MONDAY WITH SERVICE HOPEFULLY RETURNING SOMETIME THIS
WEEK.

IF YOU TYPICALLY LISTEN TO THIS TRANSMITTER AND DEPENDING UPON WHERE
YOU LIVE…YOU MAY BE ABLE TO PICK UP A SIGNAL FROM A SURROUNDING
TRANSMITTER.

TO THE SOUTHEAST…THE JOHNSTON TRANSMITTER OUTSIDE OF PROVIDENCE
BROADCASTS AT 162.400 MHZ. TO THE SOUTHWEST…THE NORTH SOMERS
CONNECTICUT TRANSMITTER ON SOAPSTONE MT. BROADCASTS AT 162.475 MHZ.
AND TO THE NORTH THE PACK MONADNOCK TRANSMITTER AT PETERBOROUGH NEW
HAMPSHIRE BROADCASTS AT 162.525 MHZ. FINALLY TO THE EAST THE BOSTON
TRANSMITTER AT THE TOP OF BLUE HILL BROADCASTS AT 162.475 MHZ.

WE REGRET THE INTERRUPTION IN THIS SERVICE.

$$

NOCERA

Respectfully Submitted,

Robert Macedo (KD1CY)
ARES SKYWARN Coordinator
Eastern Massachusetts ARES Section Emergency Coordinator
Home Phone #: (508) 994-1875 (After 6 PM)
Home/Data #: (508) 997-4503 (After 6 PM)
Work Phone #: 508-346-2929 (8 AM-5 PM)
Email Address: rmacedo@rcn.com
http://ares.ema.arrl.org
http://www.wx1box.org

Hello to all..

Please see the NWS Taunton Public Information Statement concerning the Worcester NOAA WX Radio Transmitter being down until further notice. See statement below:

000
NOUS41 KBOX 190424
PNSBOX
CTZ003-004-MAZ003>005-010>012-016-026-NHZ011-015-RIZ001-192130-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1123 PM EST SUN DEC 18 2011

…THE WORCESTER NOAA WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTER WILL BE DOWN
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE…

THE PAXTON TRANSMITTER ON FREQUENCY 162.550 MHZ LOCATED AT MT.
ASNEBUMSKIT SERVING THE CITY OF WORCESTER AND ADJACENT COMMUNITIES
WILL BE OFF THE AIR UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. TECHNICIANS WILL BE WORKING
ON THE PROBLEM MONDAY WITH SERVICE HOPEFULLY RETURNING SOMETIME THIS
WEEK.

IF YOU TYPICALLY LISTEN TO THIS TRANSMITTER AND DEPENDING UPON WHERE
YOU LIVE…YOU MAY BE ABLE TO PICK UP A SIGNAL FROM A SURROUNDING
TRANSMITTER.

TO THE SOUTHEAST…THE JOHNSTON TRANSMITTER OUTSIDE OF PROVIDENCE
BROADCASTS AT 162.400 MHZ. TO THE SOUTHWEST…THE NORTH SOMERS
CONNECTICUT TRANSMITTER ON SOAPSTONE MT. BROADCASTS AT 162.475 MHZ.
AND TO THE NORTH THE PACK MONADNOCK TRANSMITTER AT PETERBOROUGH NEW
HAMPSHIRE BROADCASTS AT 162.525 MHZ. FINALLY TO THE EAST THE BOSTON
TRANSMITTER AT THE TOP OF BLUE HILL BROADCASTS AT 162.475 MHZ.

WE REGRET THE INTERRUPTION IN THIS SERVICE.

$$

NOCERA

Respectfully Submitted,

Robert Macedo (KD1CY)
ARES SKYWARN Coordinator
Eastern Massachusetts ARES Section Emergency Coordinator
Home Phone #: (508) 994-1875 (After 6 PM)
Home/Data #: (508) 997-4503 (After 6 PM)
Work Phone #: 508-346-2929 (8 AM-5 PM)
Email Address: rmacedo@rcn.com
http://ares.ema.arrl.org
http://www.wx1box.org

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