WEATHER

Benton County Emergency Management
213 2nd Avenue
Vinton, Iowa 52349
Phone: 319 - 472 - 4519

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LOCAL FIPS CODES
County SAME # NWR Transmitter Call Sign Frequency Remarks
Benton 019011 Cedar Rapids WXL61 162.475 ALL
Black Hawk 019013 Waterloo WXL94 162.550 ALL
Buchanan 019019 Delaware KJY64 162.450 ALL
Buchanan 019019 Waterloo WXL94 162.550 ALL
Delaware 019055 Cedar Rapids WXL61 162.475 ALL
Delaware 019055 Delaware KJY64 162.450 ALL
Delaware 019055 Dubuque WXL64 162.400 ALL
Delaware 019055 Maquoketa KZZ83 162.425 ALL
Grundy 019075 Iowa Falls WNG666 162.525 ALL
Grundy 019075 Marshalltown KXI98 162.500 ALL
Grundy 019075 Waterloo WXL94 162.550 ALL
Iowa 019095 Montezuma KXI62 162.450 West
Johnson 019103 Cedar Rapids WXL61 162.475 ALL
Linn 019113 Cedar Rapids WXL61 162.475 ALL
Linn 019113 Delaware KJY64 162.450 ALL
Poweshiek 019157 Marshalltown KXI98 162.500 ALL
Poweshiek 019157 Montezuma KXI62 162.450 ALL
Tama 019171 Marshalltown KXI98 162.500 ALL
Tama 019171 Montezuma KXI62 162.450 South

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