WeatheRate, Inc.

2218 East Rockledge Road

Phoenix, AZ 85048

Contact: Bruce A. Fixman, President

Phone: (602) 909-8429


June 8, 2013

For Immediate Release



WeatheRate Announces Certified TV Stations


Forecast verification experts WeatheRate certified the following TV stations as the most accurate in their markets for the period March 1, 2012 through February 28, 2013:

- Baltimore, MD: WMAR (ABC)
- Buffalo, NY: WGRZ (NBC)
- Charlotte, NC: WCNC (NBC)

- Champaign / Urbana, IL: WCIA (CBS)
- Cincinnati, OH: WLWT (NBC)
- Columbia, SC: WLTX (CBS)

- Des Moines, IA: WOI-TV (ABC)
- Ft. Myers, FL: WBBH (NBC)

- Green Bay, WI WBAY (ABC)
- Greensboro, NC: WFMY (CBS)
- Indianapolis, IN: WRTV (ABC)
- Jacksonville, FL: WTEV (CBS)
- Kansas City, MO: KCTV (CBS)
- Little Rock, AR: KLRT (FOX)

- Madison, WI: WKOW (ABC)
- Memphis, TN: WATN (ABC)
- Milwaukee, WI: WISN (ABC)

- Oklahoma City, OK: KOCO (ABC)
- Orlando, FL: WESH (NBC)
- Phoenix, AZ: KNXV (ABC)
- Providence, RI: WLNE (ABC)
- Rochester, NY: WROC (CBS)
- Salt Lake City, UT: KTVX (ABC)
- San Antonio, TX: WOAI (NBC)
- San Diego, CA: KNSD (NBC)

- St. Louis, MO: KMOV (CBS)

- Shreveport, LA: KTAL (NBC)

- Spokane, WA: KREM (CBS)
- Syracuse, NY: WSYR (ABC)

- Springfield, MO: KOLR (CBS)
- Tampa-St. Petersburg, FL: WFTS (ABC)
- Toledo, OH: WTOL (CBS)
- Tulsa, OK: KJRH (NBC)

- West Palm Beach, FL: WPBF (ABC)

- Wichita, KS: KAKE (ABC)
- Wilkes-Barre / Scranton, PA WBRE (NBC)

The Arizona-based company crowns local meteorologists across the country as the most accurate in their TV markets by comparing forecasts with actual conditions. WeatheRate verifies high and low temperatures, sky cover, precipitation, snow accumulation, wind and fog. Accuracy in forecasting severe weather and timing of precipitation also comes into play.

Using a business model similar to J.D. Power and Associates, WeatheRate conducts independent research at their own expense. At the end of each WeatheRating period, the company offers its seal of approval only to the most accurate station in each television market.

For more information about WeatheRate, logon to, or call (602) 909-8429.