Missed the event? The News 5 First Alert Storm Team can still help you get a weather radio

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WKRG News 5 Weather Radio programming event

WKRG News 5 Weather Radio programming event

UPDATE: The News 5 First Alert Storm Team is out of weather radios!

The Team set up at the 7460 Airport Blvd. location at 3 p.m., and by 5:30 p.m. they were out of both the WR120 and the hand crank ER210 models.

Chief Meteorologist Ed Bloodsworth stayed on until 7 p.m. to help folks who brought their weather radios program them.

Don’t worry if you missed your chance to get a weather radio at today’s event. You can get a weather radio and get that radio programmed by contacting the News 5 First Alert Storm Team.

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — It’s hurricane season, and a NOAA weather radio could keep your family safe before the severe weather hits. The News 5 First Alert Storm Team wants to help you stay prepared by programming your radio for you.

Join WKRG at the Academy Sports location at 7460 Airport Blvd. in Mobile from 3 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8. After you purchase your weather radio, the WKRG News 5 First Alert Storm Team will program it for you.

Two models are available, the WR120 and the hand crank ER210.

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