Weather Reach SignalA wireless signal containing hourly weather data is sent to Weather Reach Receivers. A message is generated by the Weather Reach Server and is broadcast via the USA Mobility (formerly Metrocall) commercial paging system.
USA Mobility paging service coverage maps.
To keep communication costs to a minimum all Weather Reach Receivers within the service area of the Weather Reach Signal Provider are tuned to receive the same message.
A Weather Reach Receiver is programmed through an activation process to the required paging frequency and codes. The user may select the desired weather region supported by the Weather Reach Signal Provider.