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2016 ForecastWatch Report | AccuWeather #1 in January-June Global Temperature Forecasting Assessment

2016 ForecastWatch Report | AccuWeather #1 in January-June Global Temperature Forecasting Assessment

ForecastWatch, a leading third-party weather forecast monitoring and assessment company, released the results of a six-month report for one-day to five-day high and low temperature forecasts, ranking the top providers of consumer weather forecasts in the United States. AccuWeather’s forecasts were ranked number one in the study’s evaluations on the most accurate temperature forecasts. read more

Looking Back at Recent Extreme Flash Flooding and AccuWeather’s Proven Expertise in Flooding Warning

Looking Back at Recent Extreme Flash Flooding and AccuWeather’s Proven Expertise in Flooding Warning

In this paper, we discuss the rapid progress in the field of flash flood forecasting that has occurred in the last 18 months and how that progress may apply to your enterprise and to society as a whole. read more

2015 ForecastWatch Report on Global Temperature Foreasts

2015 ForecastWatch Report on Global Temperature Foreasts

ForecastWatch collected one- to five-day-out high and low temperature forecasts from six top global providers of consumer weather forecasts in 2015. AccuWeather’s high temperature and overall (high and low combined) temperature forecasts had the highest accuracy in both measurements, as well as the percentage of low temperature forecasts within three degrees. The Weather Channel, Weather Underground, and AccuWeather statistically tied at the 99%… read more

2015 ForecastWatch Report | AccuWeather Number One in U.S. High Temperature Forecasting Assessment

2015 ForecastWatch Report | AccuWeather Number One in U.S. High Temperature Forecasting Assessment

ForecastWatch, a leading third-party weather forecast monitoring and assessment company, released the results of a six-month report for one-day to five-day high temperature forecasts, ranking the top providers of consumer weather forecasts in the United States. AccuWeather’s forecasts were ranked number one in the study’s evaluations on the most accurate high temperature forecasts. read more

AccuWeather and Withings Connected Health and Weather Analytics Study

AccuWeather and Withings Connected Health and Weather Analytics Study

New AccuWeather and Withings data study explains the significant impact of weather on physical activity levels worldwide. read more

Extreme Storms and Flooding of Spring 2015

Extreme Storms and Flooding of Spring 2015

After four years of severe drought, Mother Nature roared back with a vengeance throughout the center of the nation. The state of Texas had the wettest month ever. Oklahoma City had its wettest month ever. Rivers in Texas and Oklahoma reached record flood levels and swept away homes, businesses, and – most tragically – people. read more

Microsoft Cloud enables AccuWeather to deliver solutions to Lowe’s, Motorola, and LiveNation

Microsoft Cloud enables AccuWeather to deliver solutions to Lowe’s, Motorola, and LiveNation

Lowe’s, Motorola and LiveNation are just a few examples of the ways AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions, the commercial weather services division of AccuWeather, Inc., delivers mission-critical weather-driven enterprise solutions to assist businesses, government, media, and institutions, protecting people, property and profits worldwide. Serving over 240 of the Fortune 500 companies and thousands more, AccuWeather enterprise products and services include… read more

$1.73 Billion: The Value of Tailored Warnings of Extreme Weather to Railroads

$1.73 Billion: The Value of Tailored Warnings of Extreme Weather to Railroads

​Mike Smith, AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions’ Certified Consulting Meteorologist, examines the economic impacts of AES products and services on the ever-evolving railroad industry. read more

Extraordinary Tornadoes and Preparedness Best Practices

Extraordinary Tornadoes and Preparedness Best Practices

​One of the goals of AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions is to keep our clients and friends apprised of the latest developments in weather science, meteorological technology, and business best practices. A lot has changed since our last white paper in 2011, thus the need for an update. read more

What If They Never Got the Warnings?

What If They Never Got the Warnings?

​Mike Smith examines the lessons of the April 27, 2011 tornado outbreak in the Deep South. (May 2011) read more

The Extraordinary Tornadoes of 2011 As They Relate to Best Business Practices

The Extraordinary Tornadoes of 2011 As They Relate to Best Business Practices

​The terrible damage experienced in Joplin, MO on May 22, 2012 highlights many key steps that form a part of a prudent business strategy for severe weather. (July 2011) read more

The Economics of Weather Risk Mitigation

The Economics of Weather Risk Mitigation

​Recent research in the use of storm warnings is reviewed in a comparison of storm warning systems as profit-enhancing business tools. (December 2010) read more