WSR-88D KTWX at Topeka is Down

...WSR-88D RADAR AT TOPEKA KANSAS DOWN...

THE WSR-88D DOPPLER RADAR (KTWX) AT TOPEKA KANSAS IS
EXPERIENCING PROBLEMS AND IS NOT OPERATIONAL AT THIS TIME. NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE TECHNICIANS HAVE IDENTIFIED THE PROBLEM AS BEING A
PROCESSOR FAILURE. PARTS HAVE BEEN ORDERED AND TECHNICIANS WILL
REPAIR THE DAMAGED PART UPON ITS ARRIVAL. RADAR OUTAGE WILL LAST
THROUGH AT LEAST THIS AFTERNOON.

OTHER DOPPLER RADARS CLOSE TO TOPEKA INCLUDE KICT IN
WICHITA...KUEX IN HASTINGS...KEAX IN PLEASANT HILL/KANSAS CITY...
KOAX IN OMAHA...AND KSGF IN SPRINGFIELD.

WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.


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