Binghamton’s WAVR-FM Receives Daily Forecasts From Envision Networks® Remote Weather Service
(MARCH 2017) – Envision Networks® is proud to welcome WATS Broadcasting, Inc.’s WAVR-FM/Binghamton as the latest affiliate of EnvisionVirtualServices Weather Reports. The remote weather service provides accurate, local, and up-to-the-minute forecasts for radio stations throughout the United States from an expert team of meteorologists. With Choice 102 now using Meteorologist Laura Huckabee and EnvisionVirtualServices Weather Reports, it joins more than 700 affiliates on the Envision Services Network.
“Our policy book labels ‘LOCAL NEWS’ the most important thing we air, and the most important part of local news is weather,” WAVR owner Chuck Carver said. “Not only has this affiliation made us sound better, but the technical and on-air people at Envision were super-easy to work with…we simply love the new service. It’s exactly the sound we wanted and the relationship is exactly what we had hoped for.”
EnvisionVirtualServices offers complete locally-derived news and weather solutions for radio stations 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, on a barter basis. With the weather component of EnvisionVirtualServices, radio stations receive up to five daily forecasts each weekday and 24-hour on-call severe weather coverage. Our team of meteorologists is ready to spring into action whenever inclement weather hits. With a state-of-the-art network fully equipped with power backups and cloud computing technology, we provide uninterrupted delivery of the weather when listeners need it most.
EnvisionVirtualServices Weather Reports fits a wide variety of formats including AC, Classic Hits, Country, Adult Hits, News/Talk, and Sports stations. The meteorologists easily lend themselves to customized event-related forecasts for local community, sporting or station events. To further suit your station’s needs, our weather packages include weekend reports, multiple station customizations, and weather related disaster coverage.
Visit goenvisionnetworks.com to hear demos from our team of experienced meteorologists. Contact Amber Wade at AmberW@envisionradio.com or 216-831-3761 for more information about EnvisionVirtualServices.
About Envision Networks®:
Envision Networks® provides content and services to more than 2,500 radio stations and reaches millions of listeners each week. Envision Radio Networks, Inc. is the largest independently owned affiliate relations company in the country and supplies all types of programming and services to radio including morning show content, short-form vignettes, virtual weather-news-sports broadcasts, live syndicated morning shows, long-form weekend programming, 24/7 formats, comedy services, event programming, off-air tools, web content, album releases and artist specials. Envision Networks® is based in Cleveland, Ohio, with offices in New York City and Nashville.