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What can Dashboard Visualization do for your business?

Dashboard Visualization provides weather visualizations for nearly all your locations in a single, user-friendly weather dashboard. See severe weather headed to some locations? Quickly deliver guidance to leadership and a prioritized action list for personnel. Awareness of weather forecasts and patterns in advance can also open windows to new or additional business.

Benefits of Dashboard Visualization within the Environmental Intelligence Suite

Enhance weather visibility

See weather forecasts for all service locations at a glance in our weather dashboard and drill down to individual locations that may require action or focused staff attention.

Help improve response times

Quickly determine the safety actions to employ in specific locations in response to severe weather, such as tornadoes or lightning at sporting events.

Optimize weather-driven opportunities

Knowing weather forecasts in advance may present business opportunities for increased sales of specific products or services. Use this data to entice customers with proactive communications.

Dashboard Visualization in action

What can Alert Console do for your business?

Alert Console combines data science, geo-location and precise weather data so businesses across energy and utilities, insurance, retail, telecommunications and ground transportation can deliver timely and customized messages. With Alert Console, create meaningful touch points to strengthen customer loyalty, and protect employees and properties in a timely manner.

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Benefits of Alert Console

Increase revenue

According to Gallup Business Journal, fully engaged customers deliver a 23% premium in share of wallet, profitability and revenue.

Create lifetime customers

Weather alerts create meaningful touchpoints with your customers, building trust, brand loyalty and customer retention.

Transform insight into opportunity

Dashboard reports show the impact of your alerts so you can create a strategy that makes future touchpoints increasingly valuable to customers.

Protect field workers and equipment

Keep your workers on the front line safer by notifying them of weather hazards in advance.

Reduce the cost of manual communications

Having a standardized, timely and automated warning system makes field workers aware of impending weather while cutting costs and reducing downtime.

Improve efficiency over time

Dashboard reports show the details and results of your alerts to field workers so you can fine-tune your system and increase efficiency with each weather danger.

Key features of scalable alerts

Hyperlocal, accurate alerts

Alerts are powered by the most accurate weather data from 26 billion daily forecasts, 250,000 worldwide weather stations, and more than 100 meteorologists. The data provides 100 times greater coverage than public data and is updated every 15 minutes.

Customizable alert messages

Set custom alert triggers from weather perils that you select based on specific weather events and levels of severity. Alerts are sent by email, SMS or through your existing messaging system.

Measurable impact

The dashboard shows who was alerted, where, what kind of alert they received, and when it was sent. Your data can be exported into spreadsheets for further analysis with Watson Analytics® or the analytics tool of your choice.

Quick and easy deployment

Cloud-based weather alerts are fast, easy and self-service. Weather alerts do not require specialized hardware, software or IT support, though live help from The Weather Company is always available.

Alerts in action

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