Every day, you make decisions based on the weather. So the right information – the most accurate, personalized, timely, and actionable forecast possible — can make all the difference. Recognizing this, every day nearly half a billion people worldwide rely on AccuWeather to help them plan their lives, protect their businesses, and get more from their day. AccuWeather provides hourly forecasts for more than 2.7 million locations worldwide, with customized content and engaging video presentations available on smart phones, tablets, wired and mobile internet sites, smart TVs and appliances, as well as traditional media. Founded in 1962 by Dr. Joel N. Myers -- recognized as one of the top entrepreneurs in American history by Entrepreneur Magazine’s Encyclopedia of Entrepreneurs – AccuWeather also delivers a wide range of highly-customized enterprise solutions to media, business, government, and institutions, as well as news and weather content and video for more than 50,000 third-party websites, including wallstreetjournal.com, CBS News, and The New York Times. To find out more, visit www.AccuWeather.com. VISION: To be the world's best and most-used source of weather information. MISSION: To save lives, protect property, and help people to prosper, while expanding AccuWeather as a healthy and profitable business.