AccuWeather

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AccuWeather
Type Private
When it was created 1962
People who started it Joel N. Myers
Headquarters State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Website AccuWeather.com

AccuWeather is an American media organization that provides for-profit worldwide weather forecasts. The name AccuWeather is a portmanteau for accurate and weather.

The network was founded in 1962 by Joel N. Myers, then a Penn State graduate student working on degrees in meteorology. The company adopted the name "AccuWeather" in 1971. It is centered in State College, Pennsylvania. AccuWeather is a strong provider for a lot of local television stations, and does guest commentaries on major television, networks.

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