Weather Radio (NOAA)
NOAA Weather Radio is an automated 24-hour network of VHF FM weather radio stations in the United States that broadcast weather information directly from a nearby National Weather Service office.
NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards: On Alert For All Emergencies
Saving lives is the focus of NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards by providing immediate broadcasts of severe weather warnings and civil emergency messages and giving those in harm’s way critical lead time to respond and remain safe.
Broadcasts of tornado warnings, flood warnings, AMBER Alerts for child abductions,chemical spill messages and many other notifications, in addition to routine weather observations and forecasts, make NOAA Weather Radio an essential item for every home, business and public area.
NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards, a component of the nation's Emergency Alert System, is comprised of a nationwide network of more than 970 transmitters directly linked with one of the 123 local offices of NOAA’s National Weather Service, which issues weather warnings and relays civil emergency messages on behalf of law enforcement agencies. NOAA Weather Radio is provided as a public service by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, an agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce.
Acquire a NOAA Weather Radio
NOAA Weather Radios are available at a number of retail stores throughout the City of St. Louis and usually range in price from $20 to $100.