NOAA All Hazards Weather Radio
Medill, MO

Frequency:    162.450 MHz

Transmitter ID:  WXL-99

Transmitter Location:   Alltel communications tower near Medill, MO

Transmitter Power:  300 Watts

Broadcasts:  24 hours per day every day from the National Weather Service in the Quad Cities. 

Provided by:  a cooperative effort between the Northeast Missouri Electric Power Cooperative and their eight distribution cooperatives, ALLTEL Communications, Inc., the Iowa Emergency Management Division, and the National Weather Service.

Medill Transmitter Coverage
Counties Covered:  (All or parts of counties covered - see diagram. Numbers in parentheses are FIPS codes.)
  • Lee, IA   (019111)
  • Van Buren, IA  (019177)
  • Adams, IL  (017001)
  • Hancock, IL  (017067)
  • Clark, MO   (029045)
  • Knox, MO   (029103)
  • Lewis, MO    (029111)
  • Scotland, MO    (029199)

Printable Fact Sheet for the Medill transmitter (pdf file)

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