Duxbury, MA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014
Residents of The Village at Duxbury, a Welch Healthcare and Retirement Group senior living community, recently opened a campus weather station linked to the online commercial site Weather Underground. Meteorological data taken at the Duxbury, MA campus is automatically submitted to the website and is accessible online from any digital device.
Visitors to the Weather Underground website can learn current local weather conditions including air temperature, dew point, humidity, pressure, precipitation, UV rating, and wind speed and direction. Past data shows highs, lows, and averages for most measures.
Village at Duxbury residents took the initiative in obtaining and installing the weather station on the retirement community’s campus. A display monitor is located by the concierge desk in the main lobby and informational materials are available detailing weather station features and how to access the website.
Weather Underground began in 1993 and has more than 70,000 weather stations around the world providing real-time information. The site has more than 42,000 stations in the United States including more than 16,000 personal weather stations, as well as stations maintained by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Site visitors can also access forecasts generated by the National Weather Service.
The Village at Duxbury, developed and managed by Healthcare and Retirement Group offers independent living apartments, Garden Homes, assisted living and a continuum of care though Bay Path Rehabilitation and Nursing Center and a memory care program at Duxbury House. The Welch Group, with headquarters in Norwell, MA is led by third – and fourth-generation family members. The Village offers an on-site medical office, which is a part of a world-class healthcare leader, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth. Additionally, The Village features a state-of-the-art swimming pool, fitness center and juice bar. Visit The Village at Duxbury online at http://www.villageatduxbury.com.