What it can do for your business

Weather impacts every business, every day, from flight delays and crop loss to insurance claims and retail sales. Yet most organizations can’t quantify the impact it has, and they can’t take the necessary action as a result. Organizations across all industries can manage their responses ahead of time and help improve the accuracy of their forecasting with a better understanding of how the weather influences their business. With these insights at their disposal, decision makers can adjust staffing and resource allocation, alter supply chain or production strategies, and become more proactive in reaching out to customers.

Reveal new business insights

Weather Signals quantifies the relationship between weather and your key business metrics such as product category sales, store foot traffic and service center calls, providing new business insights.

Improve business forecast accuracy

By identifying the influence of weather on key business metrics and then applying this insight to the short-term weather outlook, you can more accurately forecast business outcomes.

Optimize plans and operations

Using AI-driven weather insights from Weather Signals helps you optimize plans around staffing, resource allocations, supply chain strategies, production schedules, customer outreach and more.

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Weather Signals can help identify the stores most impacted by weather.
Weather Signals can help identify the stores most impacted by weather.
Weather Signals can help improve business forecast accuracy.
Weather Signals can help improve business forecast accuracy.
Weather Signals can help improve operational decision-making.
Weather Signals can help improve operational decision-making.