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How to program a NOAA weather radio

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

Do you own a NOAA weather radio? If so, you want to make sure it's correctly programmed ahead of potential severe weather.

J-P Dice filmed a six-minute tutorial on how to program your NOAA weather radio. Click this link to watch it on YouTube: http://youtu.be/LnH4WGk4tz8

To program your weather radio, you will need your county's SAME code and the frequency for the transmitter you're closest to. You can find that information here on the NWS website: http://www.nws.noaa.gov/nwr/coverage/ccov.php?State=AL

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