Tropo is building up?

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zach_m
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Tropo is building up?

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I just have done a quick scan and it feels like the tropo is building up. I have few low powered locals enhanced and I just had 106.5 France Info from Épinal at weak side. Also Rowridge is strong and getting signals from Caen and Tours. It could be nothing though, but let's keep watching.

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Nice one Zach Hope it builds up here again like yesterday anyway Klub FM 87.5 is in again but much weaker than previous days Ireland is flat hmm.

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Radio Espinosa Merindades 87.5 is in here now thought it was a pirate as no one has spoke yet but matches web and no speech there either.

Andy
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France Musique 95.6 France Inter 99.6 Caen in now.

Andy
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Onda Cero Bilbao 101.5.

Andy
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Here, strong FM signals from South-West GB : Rowridge of course, but also North Hessary Tor, Redruth, Oxford and Wenvoe.
DX-FM & DX-TV in Normandy, France : Portenseigne 910 03 02 & Wisi EB-66 on Yaesu G450C.
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It's a big one come in in! Big enhancement!

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Radio Euskadi Bilbao 91.7.

Andy
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France Inter Bourges 94.9.

Andy
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RNE Radio 5 Todo Noticias Los Oscos 96.1.

Andy
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101.8 Today FM from Mullaghanish received!

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France Culture 87.9.

Andy
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zach_m wrote:
31 Oct 2017 16:17
101.8 Today FM from Mullaghanish received!
Very good Zach well done!

Andy
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Receiving lots of France now France Culture 96.4 wiping out Signal 1 which is usually solid here.

Andy
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Lots of France here. Many over locals!

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Sutton Coldfield FM signals (with RDS for the first time Image )
DX-FM & DX-TV in Normandy, France : Portenseigne 910 03 02 & Wisi EB-66 on Yaesu G450C.
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10D Herts
11A SDL
11B London 3
11C Kent
12A London 2
12C London 1

All the above giving listenable signals now in Norwich.
Sangean DPR 69 (DAB)
Technisat 215 (DAB)
Sangean PR D4W (Medium Wave)
CC Crane EP Pro (Medium Wave)

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Sylvestre wrote:
31 Oct 2017 17:30
Sutton Coldfield FM signals (with RDS for the first time Image )
Well done Sylvestre! Let's hope for more! It's been up and down at the moment.

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Excellent conditions here with France all over the place and some decent signals from Spain too. In fact Galicia was coming in this morning getting ready for work so presumably this has been going on all day.
Good DX.

Nick, Whitchurch, Hampshire.

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Wrotham 93.5 tuned with RDS by one of my DX friend who lives in Sens city (South East of Paris) Image
DX-FM & DX-TV in Normandy, France : Portenseigne 910 03 02 & Wisi EB-66 on Yaesu G450C.
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