The WeatherNation television network will launch on Carlisle One Media’s WBIN-TV (Ind.) digital channel 50.3 and on Comcast cable channel 289 serving the Boston area. WeatherNation TV is a 24/7 television network providing local, regional and national weather.
“At WBIN we always strive to bring viewers the best content possible,” said Gerry McGavick, General Manager of WBIN-TV. “We are excited to bring WeatherNation to the Boston market and to give viewers access to the best in both regional and national weather news through our digital channel.”
A team of experienced meteorologists utilizes the latest technologies from VIPIR® Systems from Baron Services and HD Fusion from Weather Central for forecasting and illustrating current conditions with 3D graphical mapping to help viewers understand the in-depth story behind the weather. A severe weather tracking system also gives consumers a detailed visual assessment, from the satellite view down to street-level detail.
WeatherNation TV is also available as an easy-to-use, feature-packed weather app for iPhone users. This robust app is available free from the Apple App Store and uniquely works in concert with WeatherNation’s 24/7 TV channel.
“We’re pleased to bring our WeatherNation service into a top 10 market like Boston and offer a TV weather network and mobile phone apps to deliver around the clock forecasts and current conditions from an experienced team of all meteorologists,” said Michael Norton, President of Weather Nation TV. “With the addition WBIN-TV’s digital channel, our list of broadcast stations seeking a consistent and accurate weather news service continues to grow rapidly.”