How to program a NOAA weather radio

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:

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:

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