Ambient Weather Radios
This recall expansion involves Ambient Weather brand weather radios with model numbers WR-333, WR-334-U and WR-334A-U. The weather radios are red and black and measure about 8 inches wide by 4 inches tall by 2 inches deep. “Ambient Weather,” “AM/FM/Weather Band Radio” and “NOAA Weather Radio” are printed in white lettering on the front of the radio. The radios have a black crank handle on the back, an antenna on the top, a single LED flashlight on the left side, a clip on the right side and a cable to charge a smart phone. Model number WR-334-U or WR-334A-U is printed in the owner’s manual. The AC power adapter is black and has a rounded back. Model number YHD0500500U is printed on a white sticker on the adapter.
The weather radio’s AC power adapter can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Neither Health Canada nor Ambient weather has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of these products in Canada.