For on-the-go trekkers and travelers, the Midland HH54VP2 Portable Weather Alert Radio is a popular option that lets you select your weather channel at home and scan channels while traveling.NOAA weather information anytime, anywhere. S.A.M.E. localized reception for warnings specific to your area. Continuous backlighting option- Keeps the LCD on. 9 programmable counties. Color-coded alert indicators. Alert override automatically switches over to warn you of hazardous conditions. Alarm clock with snooze. Single, multiple, or any S.A.M.E program settings. User selectable alert type-voice, display, or tone alert types. Uses 3AA alkaline batteries for emergency power back-up (batteries not included). Dimensions - 3.0'' x 7.0'' x 1.6''.