NOAA weather radio sites

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doublescan

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I have missed it somehow, after searching for it, but is there a way to find the transmitter locations for the weather radio sites? Tried searching by FCC entity, and location for major cities but all I get is No Records Found.
Curious about where the Birmingham transmitter is located, can barely hear it any more. There is a close by transmitter for my county, so I'm not missing the weather, just wondering if they moved the Bham radio site. Thanks
 

doublescan

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thanks for the info. Good site, but it still doesn't give the transmitter location. Gives a city/town name, under something called "WFO" so I assume thats as close as I need to know lol.
 

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Use the link that bezking supplied. Select the state to get a list.

The click on the callsign of the station of interest.

That will open up a page with a map of the coveage area of that tranmitter. Although the latitude and longitude are not specified, you can estimate the location within a couple of miles as the map is centered on the transmitter location.
 

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Solved!

Thanks to both replies>I didn't understand the map at first. That helps, now makes me wonder why they put the transmitter for the largest city in the state about 30miles south of it. Maybe I can ask that one in the Alabama forum.
 
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