The Washington CBS affiliate will now offer the 24/7 service on its First Alert Weather subchannel.
Some heavy storms may be headed toward the Weather Channel. DirecTV, the satellite broadcaster with more than 20 million subscribers around the country, has quietly started distributing a network called WeatherNation just as its deal to carry the Weather Channel is set to expire.
With the addition of the NBC affiliate, the diginet’s reach jumps to 17% of TV homes.Also this week, WeatherNation made its debut on two other Gannett stations, KTHV Little Rock, Ark., and WFMY Greensboro, N.C.
WeatherNation TV, Inc., a 24/7 television network providing local, regional and national weather, announced today it is offering its TV service to Gulf Coast TV stations and cable systems at no charge during a major U.S. storm that is expected to develop into Hurricane Isaac. WHNO New Orleans and its parent company, LeSea Broadcasting, which […]
Newsy Ramps Up For 24/7 News
WeatherNation TV, a multi-format 24/7 local, regional and national television weather news service, has launched its 24-hour weather news service to Sony Entertainment Network customers using select Sony devices, including Internet-connected Bravia TVs, Blu-ray disc players, and Blu-ray home theater devices. “We’re thrilled to bring WeatherNation’s weather news and forecast service to customers enjoying Sony products, as […]
Allbritton-owned ABC affiliate WSET Roanoke, Va. (DMA 66), is now delivering WeatherNation’s national, regional and local weather news in conjunction with WSET weather experts to track around-the-clock coverage of breaking weather and forecasts. The WeatherNation service can be seen on WSET’s 13.3 subchannel. “We are pleased to reinforce our local weather news with WeatherNation,” said […]
The Gannett NBC affiliate in Minneapolis will air the 24/7 weather diginet on its ch. 11.2.