The KM Communications’owned station is now offering 24/7 local, regional and national weather news over its ch. 13.4 and via WeatherNation’s iPhone app.
Diginet WeatherNation TV debuted today on KM Communications’ WOCK-CD Chicago (DMA 3) on ch. 13.4 and Comcast cable ch. 392.
With the launch of WeatherNation in Chicago, Boston and Seattle this month, WeatherNation has added an additional 7.5 million TV households.
“WeatherNation is a 24/7 network that brings important weather news to nearly 3.5 million Chicago households,” said Donald Bae, GM of WOCK. “Broadcasting from the top of the Hancock Tower in digital format, WOCK will deliver local, regional and national weather news across Chicago. With WeatherNation TV’s iPhone app, our viewers have greater access to weather alerts on mobile devices as well.”
The WeatherNation TV network delivers continuous coverage of current weather events. 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 engaging and innovative 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 a weather app for iPhone users. This app is available free from the Apple App Store and uniquely works in concert with WeatherNation’s 24/7 TV channel.