Originally Posted by arxaw /forum/post/16976675
We have a thunder storm in progress at the moment. Our two VHF highband stations are an unwatchable, pixellated mess. It would be tolerable, except for the audio dropouts.
Originally Posted by arxaw /forum/post/17006626
Lightning doesn't have to be close to ruin VHF reception.
Originally Posted by RickGA /forum/post/17023433
You got that right! I live just outside the service contours of several hi-band VHF's. A thunderstorm anywhere near their towers (~60-75 miles away) will disrupt my signals. The other problem is co-channel interference.