The Weather Network

April 03, 2007 05:00 ET

Now You Can Watch The Weather Network on Your Cell Phone, Anytime, Anywhere!

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 3, 2007) - The Weather Network has made accessing weather information even more convenient with the launch of Mobile Weather. Now Canadians can watch The Weather Network on their Rogers Wireless cell phone device anytime, anywhere and always be prepared.

No matter what Canadians are planning or where they are, The Weather Network can provide on demand weather for major Canadian cities. Once a city has been selected, a 40 second regional overview will be presented by an expert weather broadcaster from The Weather Network, followed by a 40 second local forecast. The regional forecast provides short and long term precipitation and temperature information for the broader region and the local forecast details specific short term and long range conditions for the selected city.

"Mobile Weather is the next evolution of on-the-go weather, making weather information totally accessible to Canadians anytime, anywhere, anyhow," says Pierre Morrissette, President and CEO of The Weather Network. "Always on the forefront of innovation, Mobile Weather is another example of how our technology has made planning easier and more convenient for busy Canadians whose activities are dependent on weather."

The Weather Network is working with other mobile carriers to partner with to deliver this service.

About The Weather Network and MeteoMedia

The Weather Network and its French counterpart, MeteoMedia, are among the most popular media brands in Canada. They are the undisputed leader of weather information services in Canada across all mediums including cable, satellite, internet, wireless and newspapers. The specialty television networks are among the most widely distributed and frequently consulted television networks in Canada. The websites, and, are Canada's top news and information sites. All wireless carriers now distribute The Weather Network and MeteoMedia. As the leading source of weather services in the commercial market; energy companies, municipalities, road services and numerous other commercial clients rely on the weather information provided by The Weather Network and MeteoMedia. The growth of The Weather Network and MeteoMedia can be attributed to the continued focus and commitment put into providing the very best weather information to Canadians whose activities are dependant on weather.

Contact Information

  • The Weather Network
    Judy Brossmann
    Marketing Manager
    (905) 829-1159 ext.1235