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post #9181 of 9197 Old 07-17-2014, 04:36 AM
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Are the folks at FOX ever going to fix the satellite or transmission problem with WYDO? It seems to be getting worse.
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It's an encoding problem I think (if we are referring to the same thing - blurriness).
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It's an encoding problem I think (if we are referring to the same thing - blurriness).
No, it's freezing up and breaking up a lot on Directv and antenna. The only show I watch regularly is Big Bang theory at 6 PM, but I also hear it is happening during other shows, even from FOX primetime.
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Is anybody impressed by WITN CH 7 Ms. Elisse Ramey?

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I am now getting a clean signal on WYDO over the past couple of days. Has anyone else noticed that there are no more glitches in the signal? I also noticed no PSIP program data, so maybe they were having a problem with that machine and took it down?
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I am now getting a clean signal on WYDO over the past couple of days. Has anyone else noticed that there are no more glitches in the signal? I also noticed no PSIP program data, so maybe they were having a problem with that machine and took it down?
All now seems well on WYDO, including the program data. Having the choice though, my personal preference has been to view WFXI. Even though WYDO has the stronger signal, I still get rock solid reception on WFXI here in Hubert.
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Hey mans, if you are into weather you should get a weather station down there. Nobody has a rain gauge or instrument near you. I am working on a solution right now to get on other sites like PWS wx and CWOP. I wish I had done better research before I started this idea. I think I might just buy a whole new station that lets me join all the sites. They are available for one bill. The company I have has made it very difficult. I am however finding that my location is unique 90% of the time to the local NWS reporting stations.
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Hey mans, if you are into weather you should get a weather station down there. Nobody has a rain gauge or instrument near you. I am working on a solution right now to get on other sites like PWS wx and CWOP. I wish I had done better research before I started this idea. I think I might just buy a whole new station that lets me join all the sites. They are available for one bill. The company I have has made it very difficult. I am however finding that my location is unique 90% of the time to the local NWS reporting stations.
I have thought about getting a weather station sometime in the future. My home is located in a low lying area between Jacksonville and Swansboro that produces some interesting temperature extremes which would probably draw the attention of local tv weather forecasters. We are usually warmer by day and cooler by night, with frost much more frequent than the surrounding areas.
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I have thought about getting a weather station sometime in the future. My home is located in a low lying area between Jacksonville and Swansboro that produces some interesting temperature extremes which would probably draw the attention of local tv weather forecasters. We are usually warmer by day and cooler by night, with frost much more frequent than the surrounding areas.
I would like to see mine on TV, but right now it can't be done because I can't get linked to CWOP which is displayed on the NWS website. I wish I had done better research before I started sharing. So a tip from me, if you buy a station, be sure you can share with CWOP if you decide you want to. From what I have seen, the tv stations can't use data from sites like wunder or pws without a license to share their stuff.
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WWAY's chief Meteorologist will join WNCT as chief very soon. His last day at 3 is the 15th. For those of you who haven't ever seen him explain the weather, you will probably want to tune in. WNCT made a good choice is all I can say. I have watched Jerry since he started and through all the hurricanes...
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WITN CH 7 Ms. Elisse Ramey needs to learn to pronounce Iwo(EE-WO) Jima correctly. What is so hard about two simple syllables? I am pretty sure she has NOT heard any US Marine pronouncing it the butcher way she did last Sunday evening.

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I am really impressed with WNCT and their news and weather these days. They are working hard and it shows. The others are beginning to look like they are running in slow motion. Bringing Jerry in to run the weather was an act of genius.
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Not really related to the news product but WNCT has done an insane amount of work on their property in Greenville. New parking lot, exterior remodeled, windows replaced, worked heavily on the landscaping out front (and it's a huge property). Media General must have loosened the reigns overall after a few years of squeezing them dry.
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Not really related to the news product but WNCT has done an insane amount of work on their property in Greenville. New parking lot, exterior remodeled, windows replaced, worked heavily on the landscaping out front (and it's a huge property). Media General must have loosened the reigns overall after a few years of squeezing them dry.
I haven't been by there in several years. I bet it looks a lot different than I remember it from what you are saying!
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I'll try to get a pic sometime. It's looking really good over there.
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Went by a few weeks ago and there were some new satellite dishes in crates .

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