The service has provided timely, life-saving information during events including the EF4 tornado in Murfreesboro, Tennessee in April 2009
Columbus, OH (PRWEB) February 11, 2010
weatherUSA, a weather services provider, expands its severe weather alerts service to offer packages for families, groups, and companies. Weather alerts can be sent via text message, e-mail, and voice call to any landline or cell phone in the United States. Receiving weather alerts on wireless devices is important when people may be away from or out of reception range of televisions, radios, or NOAA Weather Radio.
Weather Alerts Premium is an enhanced version of the free weather alerts service that weatherUSA has offered to the public since 2007. The Weather Alerts Free service has users across all fifty states. It has provided countless warnings, advisories, and alerts sent by the National Weather Service since its inception. The service has provided timely, life-saving information during events including the EF4 tornado in Murfreesboro, Tennessee in April 2009 and the East Coast winter storms this month.
Both the Free and Premium services offer severe weather warnings – including severe thunderstorms, tornadoes, flooding, and winter weather – daily forecasts, and tropical storm updates for locations across the United States. Weather Alerts Premium provides notifications of weather alerts for family members and friends. Weather Alerts Business is targeted towards businesses with employees in the field, including: agricultural field workers, retail store managers, golf course and outdoor venue employees, and park managers. Weather Alerts Business protects your employees and properties when severe weather is in the area.
Highlights of Weather Alerts Premium and Business include:
- Multiple mobile devices and e-mail addresses can receive alerts under the same account
- Voice Call Alert: a feature which will call any landline telephone or cell phone number to alert you of severe weather in set areas
- Unlimited locations: receive alerts for your local area or any number of locations that are important to the user, family member, or employee
- Optional "quiet times" to disable alerts and specific selection of the alerts to receive
- Daily weather forecasts can be sent to wireless devices (text message only)
weatherUSA, based in Columbus, Ohio, USA, is a provider of weather services to all regions of the United States and surrounding areas, including the continental U.S., Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico, and the Caribbean. Started as a local website in 2001, weatherUSA is a rapidly-growing company that provides real-time weather information and updates to the general public, and custom weather data services for businesses.