|When it was created||1962|
|People who started it||Joel N. Myers|
|Headquarters||State College, Pennsylvania, USA|
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.