NOAA All Hazards Weather Radio
Freeport, IL

Frequency:    162.450 MHz

Transmitter ID:  KZZ-56

Transmitter Location:   Freeport, IL

Transmitter Power:  300 Watts

Broadcasts:  Provided by Radio Works, Inc and Stephenson County Emergency Management, with broadcasts 24 hours per day every day from the National Weather Service in the Quad Cities. 

Freeport Transmitter Coverage

Counties Covered: (All or parts of counties covered - see diagram. Numbers in parentheses are FIPS codes.)

  • Carroll IL (017015)
  • Jo Daviess IL (017085)
  • Ogle, IL (017141)
  • Stephenson, IL (017177)
  • Winnebago, IL (017201)
  • Green, WI (055045)
  • Lafayette, WI (055065)

Printable Fact Sheet for the Freeport transmitter (pdf file)

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