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Virginia Weather radio all Broadcast Frequencies

Weather station frequency site name and call sign, also check out Acurite Home Station.

Weather station

It is important that you have on hand all of the basic supplies you will need to survive.Weather station, Rain gauge and Weather Radio You should have enough of these supplies to be able to sustain yourself for at least three days, since it may be a while before you can evacuate safely or before help can reach you. A sample emergency kit might look like this:




  • Water, a gallon per person per day. Also, it is helpful to have some means of filtering/purifying water, in case you run out
  • Food, non-perishable (cans, protein bars- whatever won’t go bad)
  • Battery-powered radio and weather station with extra batteries (or you can buy one of these)
  • NOAA weather radio and weather station with extra batteries (or, one of these will do the trick)
  • Flashlight with extra batteries
  • First aid kit
  • Whistle and signal mirror to signal for help
  • Surgical masks for breathing contaminated air
  • Plastic sheeting for building temporary shelters
  • Duct tape
  • Garbage bags and moist wipes for personal sanitation
  • A good multitool with pliers in case you have to turn off utilities like gas
  • A can opener
  • Local maps
  • Cell phone with charger/extra battery.
  • An extra supply of any prescription medications you may have
  • An analgesic such as Tylenol
  • Bedding such as sleeping bags
  • An extra change of clothes, including sturdy shoes
  • A waterproof means of starting a fire (waterproof matches, stormproof lighter, etc)


Site Name Transmitter Name Call Sign Frequency Power WFO
Manassas Independent Hill KHB36 162.550 1000 Sterling, VA
Norfolk Driver KHB37 162.550 1000 Wakefield, VA
South Boston South Boston KJY86 162.525 1000 Blacksburg, VA
Accomack Onley (AG) KJY99 162.525 1000 Wakefield, VA
Covesville Mt. Oliver KZZ28 162.450 1000 Sterling, VA
Richmond Sandston WXK65 162.475 1000 Wakefield, VA
Roanoke Poor Mtn. WXL60 162.475 1000 Blacksburg, VA
Lynchburg Madison Heights WXL92 162.550 1000 Blacksburg, VA
Heathsville Heathsville WXM57 162.400 1000 Wakefield, VA
Sand Mtn Wythe County WZ2500 162.450 300 Blacksburg, VA
Fredericksburg Fredericksburg WZ2527 162.425 300 Sterling, VA
Richlands Steeleburg WZ2543 162.425 300 Blacksburg, VA