Featured News

Learn how we're teaming up with National Grid:

 

December 15, 2014
NASA's Fermi Mission Brings Deeper Focus to Thunderstorm Gamma-rays
Each day, thunderstorms around the world produce about a thousand quick bursts of gamma rays, some of the highest-energy light naturally found on Earth. By merging records of events seen by NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope with data from ground-based radar and lightning detectors, scientists have completed the most detailed analysis to date of the types of thunderstorms involved.
November 08, 2014
RWU weather station gives school, town real-time conditions

Bristol, Rhode Island now has access to real-time, localized weather conditions, thanks to a new WeatherBug monitoring system that National Grid installed at Roger Williams University. 

November 03, 2014
De Anza’s new state of the art weather station

The De Anza Community College campus in Cupertino, California is home to a new WeatherBug weather station.

October 13, 2014
WeatherBug camera installed atop Bald Knob Cross

A new camera atop the 111-foot tall Bald Knob Cross is bringing views of southern Illinois to people around the world.

October 05, 2014
WeatherBug weather station debuts in Ware

A new WeatherBug weather station provided by National Grid will help Ware, Massachusetts, officials and residents better prepare for storms by providing real-time, local weather information.

September 18, 2014
Hastings Schools Join WeatherBug Network

Hastings High School and Farragut Middle School became the latest location to join the WeatherBug Schools program. The school is now equipped with a weather station, high-definition camera and Web-based educational software tools. 

August 28, 2014
The First 5 Apps to Install on Your New Android Device

Tech Republic includes WeatherBug on its list of top apps to install on your new Android device.

August 21, 2014
Juan Diego Students To Use Weather Equipment In Classes
Students at Salt Lake City's Juan Diego Catholic High School will use real-time weather data and forecasts in earth science and environmental science classes this fall when they study astronomy, geology and meteorology.
August 19, 2014
Three easy ways to get the weather on your desktop

PC World includes the WeatherBug desktop app in its rundown of simple ways to stay up-to-date on weather using your personal computer.

August 11, 2014
Oakley campus' new weather station streams stats kids can use
A new weather station at Freedom High School in Oakley, Calif., is transmitting a broad range of up-to-the-minute local data that teachers will incorporate into Earth and environmental science classes.
July 28, 2014
Herrin Installs Lightning Detection for Safety
Herrin, Illinois is taking a proactive step toward safety by installing a new lightning detection system from WeatherBug
July 15, 2014
Hi-tech system brings lightning-quick storm warnings to Africa
Africa’s first lightning-sensor weather warning system in Guinea is helping save lives and protect property from storms across West Africa at a fraction of the cost of traditional radar technology, meteorological experts say.
June 13, 2014
How to Beat Traffic, Avoid Storms and Stay Alert on Long Summer Drives

Tour-bus pro Chip Huffman shares five tips for long-haul driving. 

June 12, 2014
How’s the weather? Ballston Spa school gets its own weather station
National Grid and Earth Networks presented Gordon Creek Elementary School in Ballston Spa, New York with a WeatherBug station — the first National Grid-funded school station in New York state, with more to come.
May 26, 2014
Holy Redeemer gets WeatherBug station
Holy Redeemer Elementary School in Ellwood City, Penn., added a WeatherBug station to continuously monitor the weather and support STEM lessons in the classroom.
May 23, 2014
Eighth-graders get the WeatherBug
Future Helena Flats and West Valley eighth-graders in Montana will have the tools to become novice meteorologists with the recent installation of WeatherBug weather stations.
May 22, 2014
Three to Six Hurricanes Forecast for Atlantic Season

The 2014 hurricane season forecast from the WeatherBug meteorology team is included in this forecast outlook.

April 14, 2014
Innovator: Thomas Spendley oversees mobile products for weather data firm Earth Networks
The Washington Post interviews Earth Networks CIO Thomas Spendley about the new Little League® WeatherBug app for iOS and Android, our Spark lightning detection tool and more.
March 18, 2014
Spring Brings WeatherBug
Navasota, Texas received its first WeatherBug system on March 7. Pinpoint weather from the station will help local emergency management officials predict fire activity, and the station's lightning detector will provide real-time lightning information to help them make the call to cancel or postpone outdoor events.
February 20, 2014
The Best People To Follow On Twitter For Weather
WeatherBug is included on this list of the best weather people to follow on Twitter.

Press Contact

Rachel Hunt
Corporate Communications & Public Relations
Earth Networks - WeatherBug
301.250.4046
Email

Not a member of the press?

Please visit our Contact Us page for all other inquiries.

Media Resources

Our Products

Access multimedia content.


The First 20 Years

Explore our history in our timeline.


We're Making News

Read about Earth Networks and our WeatherBug brand In the News.


Awards & Recognition

Learn about the Awards we've received.