This station provides weather information the Washington, DC and Fredericksburg metropolitan areas, and is broadcast on a frequency of 162.550 MHz. The transmitter is located in Manassas, VA, and is operated by the National Weather Service in Sterling, VA
This feed is connected a scanner tuned to a NOAA Weather Radio broadcast station operated by the National Weather Service in Sterling, Virginia. It is tuned to a frequency of 162.550MHz and the broadcast tower is located in the city of Manassas, VA. This feed is providing weather information, including severe weather watches and warnings, for the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area as well as surrounding areas. In addition, alert bulletins issued by local and state emergency management agencies will be broadcast here, which can include local emergencies, child abduction bulletins, and other non-weather messages.
Please note that alerts are posted AFTER the initial broadcast since they take time to decode and have to be input manually, and some may not be posted at all. This should not be a primary source for emergency weather information.