Change in the Weather at FiOS TV


Verizon Communications Inc. has reached a long-term affiliation agreement with The Weather Channel for its flagship network and Weatherscan by The Weather Channel, the regional Bell operating company announced Thursday.

Both services will provide local weather customized specifically for Verizon FiOS TV customers in their geographic areas.

“We know that viewers rely on The Weather Channel and Weatherscan in times of severe weather and in their daily lives," Verizon FiOS TV vice president of programming and marketing Terry Denson said in a prepared statement.

“Our subscribers will have the benefits of The Weather Channel's national forecasts, plus the added convenience of customized local weather reports, in each region we serve,” he added.