Weather Radio Station WXJ-75 Springfield is Off the Air


CENTRAL ILLINOIS--- The National Weather Service in Lincoln is reporting that weather radio station WXJ-75 is down. Here is the statement...

The Springfield NOAA Weather Radio station (WXJ-75) on a frequency of 162.400 MHz is off the air.  Technicians have been contacted to troubleshoot problems with the phone line feeding the transmitter. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Some surrounding transmitters that serve part of the WXJ-75 listening area include:

  • KZZ-65 in Bloomington (162.525 MHz) can be received in northeast Logan and northern De Witt Counties.
  • WXJ-76 in Champaign (162.55 MHz) can be received in parts of De Witt and Macon Counties.
  • KXI-79 in Hillsboro (162.425 MHz) can be received in eastern Macoupin and most of Montgomery Counties.
  • WXM-90 in Jacksonville (162.525 MHz) can be received in Cass and Morgan Counties, as well as far western Sangamon County.
  • WXJ-92 in Macomb (162.5 MHz) can be received in western Cass County. 
  • WXJ-71 in Peoria (162.475 MHz) can be received in Mason and Logan Counties.
  • KXI-46 in Shelbyville (162.5 MHz) can be received in Christian and southern Macon Counties.
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