Contact: Bruce A. Fixman, President
WeatheRate, Inc.
2218 East Rockledge Road
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Phone: (602) 909-8429

WeatheRate Announces Certified TV Stations

Phoenix, AZ (April 13, 2004) - Forecast verification experts WeatheRate certified the following TV stations as the most accurate in their markets for the period September 1, 2003 through February 29, 2004:

WeatheRated City Certified TV Station Network
Cleveland, OH WKYC NBC
Greenville, SC WHNS FOX
Indianapolis, IN WXIN FOX
Kansas City, MO KSHB NBC
Nashville, TN WTVF CBS
Phoenix, AZ KPHO CBS
St. Louis, MO KSDK NBC

About WeatheRate

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 at or call (602) 909-8429.