With all the private forecasting firms and all the TV weather people and the Weather Channel, why should the feds be in this game in the first place?
There is a great deal of opposition to the Weather Channel's attempt to own dot-weather, and the language in their own application suggests they have an intent of dominating weather information and becoming a single source to 'avoid' confusion -- i.e., eliminate pesky choices for the consumerMore quotes »
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NBC To Air Live Special On Tornado In Tuesday’s ‘Voice’ Recap Slot
The network and its sister outlets MSNBC and the Weather Channel will focus Tuesday on coverage of today’s massive twister that cut a huge swath of destruction near Oklahoma City. Along with live coverage from devastated Moore, Okla., on NBC’s Today and 5/20/13 from Deadline Hollywood Daily Read more »
Severe thunderstorms, tornadoes threaten Plains over the weekend
By Matthew DeLuca, Staff Writer, NBC News The start of tornado season was late but deadly, and now severe weather with the potential for twisters threatens parts of the Plains and Midwest -- including major cities -- heading into the weekend, forecasters from MSNBC Read more »
Texas twister outbreak is deadliest in more than a year
The deadly twister that ripped through a subdivision near Granbury, Texas, was one of up to 10 that touched down in northeastern Texas Wednesday night, the National Weather Service in Fort Worth said Thursday. The storms, which left six people dead and s from USA Today Read more »
Weather Channel: Global warming to kill off bunny — What, the polar bear scare failed?
‘Climate change’ is no threat to the bunnies of Australia, much to the chagrin of all of Oz. Seem to be thriving around my place, seen more bunnies this year then in the past. Also realize that there is a breeding cycle for bunnies with population peaks from Junk Science Read more »
Players Championship 2013: Players Who Will Remain in Contention Through Weekend
The scores have been tremendous through two days at The Players Championship. The great weather has been a major contributor. Per the Weather Channel, there is some chance we'll see a few thunderstorms in the afternoon on both Saturday and Sunday. Could from Bleacher Report Read more »