CustomWeather Joins NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador Initiative
SAN FRANCISCO – October 9, 2014 – CustomWeather, Inc., a specialized provider of high-resolution weather forecast and alert services, has been accepted into the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Weather-Ready Ambassador Initiative(tm). Through this initiative, NOAA formally recognizes CustomWeather as a partner dedicated to improving the nations’ readiness, responsiveness, and overall resilience against extreme weather, water and climate events. Weather-Ready Nation Ambassadors serve a pivotal role in affecting societal change – helping to build a nation that is ready, responsive, and resilient to the impacts of extreme weather and water events.
Geoff Flint, President and CEO of CustomWeather, stated, “CustomWeather is pleased and honored to participate in the Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador Initiative. One of our core services is providing critical alert services, including custom advisories and notifications for an array of severe weather conditions. Our services directly enable individuals, communities and businesses to take then necessary actions to prepare in the event of a weather disaster. Joining this initiative is a natural step for us.”
The Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador initiative is athe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) effort to formally recognize NOAA partners who are improving the nation’s readiness, responsiveness, and overall resilience against extreme weather, water, and climate events. As a WRN Ambassador, partners commit to working with NOAA and other Ambassadors to strengthen national resilience against extreme weather. The WRN Ambassador initiative strives to unify the efforts across government, non-profits, academia, and private industry toward making the nation more ready, responsive and resilient against extreme environmental hazards.
About CustomWeather, Inc.
San Francisco-based CustomWeather offers the industry’s most robust weather solutions for both decision support and consumer application. CustomWeather generates granular weather forecasts for over 200 countries, providing sophisticated weather services to leading companies in a variety of industries. For over a decade, CustomWeather has been the leading one-stop solution for historical, real-time, and forecast weather services. For more information, visit www.CustomWeather.com.