December 12, 2018, 05:40:17 AM

Author Topic: How to find a NWS Zone, like on the 3000?  (Read 1383 times)

Offline WeatherSTAR

  • Certified Cabbl Dealer™
  • Weatherscan Contributor
  • Full Member
  • ********
  • Posts: 129
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
  • Cable Provider: Xfinity
  • HD Channel #: 1101
  • SD Channel #: 8
  • SD WxStar ID #: 22941
  • WxScan Ch. #: 101
  • WxStar Version: IntelliStar
How to find a NWS Zone, like on the 3000?
« on: June 23, 2014, 11:55:59 AM »
I'm attempting to make an emulation of the 3000 but I don't know the NWS zone for my area. Anyone know how to find one?


:velho:

Offline luesjo12

  • Weatherscan Contributor
  • Sr. Member
  • ********
  • Posts: 288
  • Gender: Male
  • What is weather and where can I download it?
    • View Profile
  • Cable Provider: Time Warner
  • HD Channel #: 211
  • HD WxStar ID #: Unknown
  • SD Channel #: 34
  • SD WxStar ID #: 24842
  • WxStar Version: IntelliStar
Re: How to find a NWS Zone, like on the 3000?
« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2014, 12:23:37 PM »
 I think this is what you're looking for. http://www.aprs-is.net/WX/NWSZones.aspx Just enter your state and your NWS Office code. (Ex: State: Texas, Office code (County Warning Area) : BRO) then look for your county. You can find your Office code on weather.gov. Hope this Helped!  :biggrin:
-livefromButler: I pledge alliegance to the IntelliSTAR of The Weather Channel in Atlanta, and to the services, which they provide, one station, on TV, high definition, with an LDL and Locals for all.

Offline Nick

  • Full Member
  • *
  • Posts: 112
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
    • My Youtube Page
  • Cable Provider: Other
  • HD Channel #: 519
  • HD WxStar ID #: 28765
  • SD Channel #: 19
  • SD WxStar ID #: 25617
  • WxStar Version: IntelliStar
Re: How to find a NWS Zone, like on the 3000?
« Reply #2 on: June 24, 2014, 02:27:01 PM »
The NWS did change the layout of the zones in 1993. They were once a group of counties instead of a single or part of a county. TWC did display the new zone numbers on the 3000 for a short time (about half a month).
My Classic Weather Channel on Youtube
www.youtube.com/user/hookecho80

Offline Pop Light Brown

  • Ultimate Member
  • *
  • Posts: 2595
  • Gender: Male
  • Bonjour!
    • View Profile
  • Cable Provider: DirecTV
  • HD Channel #: 362
  • SD WxStar ID #: n/a
  • WxScan Ch. #: n/a
  • WxStar Version: IntelliStar
Re: How to find a NWS Zone, like on the 3000?
« Reply #3 on: October 30, 2014, 12:37:28 AM »
Maybe this will help: http://www.weather.gov/mirs/public/prods/maps/pfzones_list.htm

Click on your state and the codes will appear.
See also #23622, Ch. 31, Hammond, La.