The Weather Channel (United States)

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The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel logo 2005-present.svg
The Weather Channel logo (2005-present)
Launched May 2, 1982
Owned by The Weather Company (TWCC Holdings:[1] consortium owned by NBCUniversal (25%),[2][3] The Blackstone Group, Bain Capital,[4] exact Bain and Blackstone percentages unknown)
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)
480i (SDTV, letterboxed with weather information)
Slogan It's Amazing Out There
Country United States
Language English
Broadcast area United States, Puerto Rico and The Bahamas[5]
Headquarters 300 Interstate North Parkway SE, Atlanta, Georgia
Sister channel(s) Weatherscan
NBC
CNBC
MSNBC
NBCSN
Website www.weather.com
Availability
Terrestrial
UHF-TV Inc.
(Willmar, Minnesota)
Channel 34
Selective TV, Inc.
(Alexandria, Minnesota)
Channel 50
Satellite
Dish Network 214 (HD/SD)
DirecTV 362 (HD/SD)
Cable
Available on most U.S. cable systems Consult your local cable provider or channel guide for channel availability
IPTV
Verizon FiOS 619 (HD)
119 (SD)
AT&T U-verse 1225 (HD)
225 (SD)
Sky Angel 320
Internet television
OneLink Communications 96

The Weather Channel is a cable and satellite television channel that is shown in the United States. The Weather Channel shows television shows about the weather and weather-related news all day. The Weather Channel is most often filmed inside a studio near Atlanta, but some people working there sometimes go out to the place that the storm or weather is happening to movie it. The Weather Channel also has radio stations, newspapers, websites, as well as mobile applications for smartphones and tablet computers. The Weather Channel is like a channel called The Weather Network in Canada. It is also like a channel called The Weather Channel in Australia.

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