Your weather alert radio should be useful for more than just receiving alerts, and the Midland Weather Alert Emergency Crank Radio most certainly is.
First and foremost, this Weather Alert Emergency Crank Radio brings you weather alerts when they are issued on a local channel. Knowing what storms are coming will keep you a few steps ahead of the game and give you that much more time to prepare. Through the USB connection you can charge your smart phone, tablet, and other USB-powered devices.
This weather alert radio has many other useful features which makes it a versatile tool for any situation. A flashlight with high and low settings lets you adjust the brightness to conserve battery life. The flashlight also comes with an SOS beacon. Simply activate for Morse code emergency assistance. Another benefit of this weather alert radio is the ultrasonic dog whistle. This whistle can help search and rescue teams come to your aid during an emergency. And, just like any good radio, this also has both AM and FM radio tuning.
The long battery life gives up to 25 hours of normal use on its 2000 mAh rechargeable Li-Ion battery. Other options for powering this radio include a built-in solar panel, hand crank, as well as optional AA batteries that can be used as a backup.
Take this radio everywhere you go - to the beach, camping, the park, and everywhere else. Be alerted to extreme weather so you have a head start in getting your prep together.