NOAA Weather Radio broadcasts National Weather Service warnings, watches, forecasts and other hazard information 24 hours a day. Known as the voice of the National Weather Service, NOAA Weather
Radio is provided as a public service by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), part of the Department of Commerce.
The NOAA Weather Radio network has more than 425 stations in the 50 states and near adjacent coastal waters, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and U.S. Pacific territories.
Expansion Through Partnerships
The goal of the National Weather Service and other emergency preparedness agencies is to expand the reach of weather radio broadcasts to 95% of the U.S. population. Innovative partnerships between the National Weather Service, private sector organizations, and state and local governments are fueling this expansion. For more information about developing a partnership with the National Weather Service, contact your local Weather Service office.
If you have any questions, or would like further information, visit NOAA Weather Service website. If you have any questions about NOAA Weather Radio in Jackson County, please contact the Emergency Management Division at (812) 358-6110.