NWS Radar Near Henderson/Evansville Out of Service for Upgrades
March 13th, 2017
Weather radar KVWX near Evansville Indiana to get an upgrade.
The weather radar located in Owensville Indiana will be down for approximately 4 days starting tomorrow, Tuesday, March 14th for technicians to install
an important upgrade.
During this outage, radar coverage will be available from surrounding radars including:
KPAH – Paducah KY
KHPX – Fort Campbell KY
KLVX – Fort Knox KY
KIND – Indianapolis IN
KILX – Lincoln IL
KLSX – St. Louis MO
This is the first of four major upgrades, known as service life extension projects, planned in the next 5 years to replace and
refurbish major components of the radars.
The National Weather Service in Paducah apologizes sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.