Public Information Statement National Weather Service New Orleans LA 936 AM CDT Tue Sep 24 2019
...NOAA WEATHER RADIO OUTAGE IN BURAS LOUISIANA ON WEDNESDAY...
NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards station WXL-41 in Buras, Louisiana on a frequency of 162.475 MHz, will be undergoing preventive maintenance between the hours of 9 am and 1 pm CDT on Wednesday, September 25th, 2019. The broadcast is likely to be interrupted for some or much of that time.
Normally the NOAA Weather Radio Weekly test is run on Wednesdays shortly after 11 am. Due to the maintenance outage, the test for the Buras transmitter will be run the following day, Thursday, September 12th, at the same time.
During the outage, persons across the Buras listening area will need to tune to commercial radio or TV outlets for the latest weather information, or monitor the New Orleans broadcast on 162.550 MHz.
We apologize for any inconvenience this outage may cause.