View Full Version : DIRECTV Launches Isaac Storm Channel

August 26th, 2012, 09:18 PM
DirecTV will tap local TV stations in Tropical Storm/Hurricane Isaac's path for a storm watch channel it is launching late Sunday.

According to the satellite operator, the Tropical Storm/Hurricane Isaac Information channel will air on channels 325 and 349 and provide news broadcasts from local stations in affected areas. it should be on the air through at least Thursday morning.

DirecTV will be simulcasting live local news and storm coverage from stations in New Orleans. It will also include graphics from the American Red Cross.

August 28th, 2012, 08:26 PM
It's been interesting to watch the local newscasts from New Orleans on these channels. They are live 24/7 with this. I hope everyone in the affected areas stay safe!