- August 25, 2017 at 10:38 am #176240
This is for the entire state including evacuation coverage.August 25, 2017 at 6:11 pm #176265
Eric Jon MagnusonParticipant
All Access has this roundup (although there may be formatting/layout issues right now)…August 25, 2017 at 8:27 pm #176267
If you watch on the Newson website and specifically search KHOU, WFAA, KLTV the TV stations in Texas they are currently going wall to wall with the Hurricane Harvey coverage.August 25, 2017 at 10:57 pm #176275
update CBSN is simulcasting KRIS6 News for local reaction to the Texas Hurricane.August 26, 2017 at 12:39 pm #176281
Some TV feeds Ftvlive is looking at for Hurricane Harvey.August 27, 2017 at 12:29 pm #176293
Update CBS News and CBS O&O’s for people outside of Texas are now simulcasting CBSN for Hurricane coverage in the Houston Area.August 27, 2017 at 12:33 pm #176294
Update the KHOU Tegna Studios in Houston has been hit and TEGNA staff has been moved to the newsroom to continue the hurricane coverage.August 27, 2017 at 3:07 pm #176296
On the radio side Houston Public Media is going wall to wall with Hurricane Harvey coverage on 88.7 FMAugust 27, 2017 at 6:43 pm #176300
Apparently a Tegna film crew rescued a truck driver.August 27, 2017 at 8:32 pm #176302
Update Waco area is also on Hurricane watch plus Harvey going back to the Gulf Of Mexico is at play here.August 27, 2017 at 8:46 pm #176303
— Janelle Bludau (@JanelleKHOU) August 28, 2017
Update the Tegna staff has been Moved to the Houston Public media offices to continue news coverage.August 27, 2017 at 8:47 pm #176305August 27, 2017 at 9:29 pm #176306
Update 5 Radio stations were off the air so far during the hurricane.
At press time, according to a communications status report by the FCC, in the 55 counties in Texas and Louisiana that are part of the commission’s Disaster Information Reporting System (DIRS), all TV stations continued operating in the wake of Hurrican Harvey’s landfall.
That was the information was as of 11:30 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 26) for all services monitored, according to the FCC’s initial–and so far latest report–on communications outages.
By contrast, 315 cell cites were out in Texas, representing 4% of the total. That included three counties with greater than 50% outages, Aransas, Refugio, and San Patricio. No Louisiana cell sites were affected.
With incomplete returns–not all counties had reported–there were at least 149,909 subs without cable and wireline phone service.
On the broadcasting side, five radio stations had been knocked off the air, WKNC, KKTC, KUNO, KKWV and KAYK.
As for TV stations, the FCC said” There Are not TV stations reported being out of service.August 27, 2017 at 10:56 pm #176310
Eric Jon MagnusonParticipant
I don’t know how long they’ve been doing this, but the Univision and Telemundo O&Os in Houston are both live with Harvey coverage right now…August 28, 2017 at 8:42 am #176316
Update Louisiana News outlets are reporting that the Lake Charles Area is the next city to get the brunt of Harvey.
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