Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
924 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...PIKEVILLE NOAA WEATHER TRANSMITTER WILL HAVE PERIODS
OF INTERMITTENT LOW POWER DUE TO TOWER WORK...

WWG69 FROM PIKEVILLE...WHICH BROADCASTS ON A FREQUENCY OF 162.400
MHZ...WILL HAVE PERIODS OF INTERMITTENT LOW POWER STARTING THIS
MORNING MONDAY...MAY 4TH. THE TOWER THAT THE TRANSMITTER RESIDES AT
WILL BE PAINTED...AND THE TRANSMITTER WILL BE SET TO LOW POWER TO
LIMIT EXPOSURE OF THE MAINTENANCE CREW TO RF RADIATION. THERE WILL
ALSO BE OUTAGE PERIODS WHEN THE CLIMBERS ARE IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO
THE ANTENNA. THE TRANSMITTER WILL BE BACK TO FULL POWER WHEN
PAINTING IS CONCLUDED ON THE 600 FOOT TOWER.

OTHER TRANSMITTERS IN THE AREA THAT MAY BE USED INCLUDE...

WWG81 OUT OF PHELPS ON A FREQUENCY OF 162.500 MHZ...
KIH40 OUT OF HAZARD ON A FREQUENCY OF 162.475 MHZ...
AND WWG28 OUT OF PAINTSVILLE ON A FREQUENCY OF 162.525 MHZ.

WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THAT THIS MAY CAUSE.

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