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 (May 2, 2005) - Forecast verification experts WeatheRate certified the following TV stations as the most accurate in their markets for the period September 1, 2004 through February 28, 2005:

WeatheRated City Certified TV Station Network
Buffalo, NY WGRZ NBC
Charleston-Huntington, WV WOWK CBS
Cincinnati, OH WCPO ABC
Dallas, TX KDAF WB
Greenville, SC WHNS FOX
Harrisburg, PA WPMT FOX
Kansas City, MO KSHB NBC
Lexington, KY WTVQ ABC
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.