NOAA All Hazards Weather Radio
Quad Cities IA/IL

Frequency:    162.550 MHz

Transmitter ID:  WXJ-73

Transmitter Location:  Rock Island, IL

Transmitter Power:  1000 Watts

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

Quad Cities Transmitter Coverage Area

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

  • Cedar, IA (019031)
  • Clinton, IA  (019045)
  • Louisa, IA  (019115)
  • Muscatine, IA (019139)
  • Scott, IA (019163)
  • Henry, IL (017073)
  • Mercer, IL (017131)
  • Rock Island, IL (017161)
  • Whiteside, IL (017195)

Printable Fact Sheet for the Quad Cities transmitter (pdf file)

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