Posted In: Texas
This is for the entire state including evacuation coverage.
All Access has this roundup (although there may be formatting/layout issues right now)…
Some TV feeds Ftvlive is looking at for Hurricane Harvey.
Update CBS News and CBS O&O’s for people outside of Texas are now simulcasting CBSN for Hurricane coverage in the Houston Area.
Apparently a Tegna film crew rescued a truck driver.
Update Waco area is also on Hurricane watch plus Harvey going back to the Gulf Of Mexico is at play here.
— Janelle Bludau (@JanelleKHOU) August 28, 2017
Update the Tegna staff has been Moved to the Houston Public media offices to continue news coverage.
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.
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…
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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