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Public Information Statement
Issued: 10:31 AM EDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Public information statement...

The weather radar used by the National Weather Service office in
Charleston WV will be down for approximately 5 days beginning June
25 2018 for technicians to conduct preventative maintenance. The
work on the WSR-88D may be delayed if hazardous weather is
forecast.

During the outage, radar coverage will be available from adjacent
radar sites including

Kpbz - Pittsburgh PA Kiln - Wilmington OH
kjkl - Jackson KY kmrx - Morristown TN
krnk - Blacksburg VA klwx - Sterling VA

A crew will conduct preventative maintenance on the radar dome,
including replacing panels, cleaning the done and painting any
panels, if needed. During this time, the lightning rod that
protects the radar will be replaced.

Any questions can be directed to:

Jeffrey hovis Tony Edwards
Jeffrey.Hovis@noaa.Gov Tony.Edwards@noaa.Gov
(304) 746-0180 (304) 746-0180



1031 am EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

... Public information statement...

The weather radar used by the National Weather Service office in
Charleston WV will be down for approximately 5 days beginning June
25 2018 for technicians to conduct preventative maintenance. The
work on the WSR-88D may be delayed if hazardous weather is
forecast.

During the outage, radar coverage will be available from adjacent
radar sites including

Kpbz - Pittsburgh PA Kiln - Wilmington OH
kjkl - Jackson KY kmrx - Morristown TN
krnk - Blacksburg VA klwx - Sterling VA

A crew will conduct preventative maintenance on the radar dome,
including replacing panels, cleaning the done and painting any
panels, if needed. During this time, the lightning rod that
protects the radar will be replaced.

Any questions can be directed to:

Jeffrey hovis Tony Edwards
Jeffrey.Hovis@noaa.Gov Tony.Edwards@noaa.Gov
(304) 746-0180 (304) 746-0180