Description of Sima WX268:
mfr: FIRST ALERT FIRST ALERT WX-268 Digital Emergency Alert Clock Radio
Dual EAS/NWR receiver for 24-hr emergency ;coverage ; AM/FM/Weather
Band radio ; AlwaysSet(TM) radio-controlled clock ; Dual alarm setting
; Includes new messages, ;such as Amber Alert & 911 call outage ;
Meets new CEA-2009 standard for public ;alert devices ; Scrolling LCD
message display ; Easy to program using full text programming;
Automatically sounds alert siren for emergency condition; Upgradeable
using a PC
7 NOAA weather channels with SAME local alerts
Receives 79 messages including Amber Alert and 911 call outage
Automatically sounds a loud alert siren when emergency conditions
occur in set area NIST atomic auto-set clock AC
- Dual EAS and NWR receivers for round-the-clock emergency coverage.
- AM/FM/Weather Band clock radio
- AlwaysSet Radio Controlled Clock
- Dual alarm setting
- Includes new messages for 2004 such as AMBER ALERT and 911 Call Outage.
- Meets new CEA-2009 standard for Public Alert devices.
- Scrolling LCD text display of message information.
- Easy to program using full text programming. FIPS codes are no longer needed when programming your location into the WX-268. Program the state and county to set your location.
- Weather Band Channel and NOAA Location Codes
- (Specific Area Message Encoding) technology to select the most accurate broadcast for your location.
- Automatically sounds a loud alert siren when emergency conditions such as chemical spills, tornados, civil emergencies and more occur in your area.