Dear Registrant:

We are writing to you because our records indicate that you are a registered user of the® XML Data Feed (

As a valued subscriber, we want to let you know that our data feed service offerings are changing. Beginning the week of October 10th, 2011, we will be launching a new subscription service, The Weather Channel® API.

The Weather Channel® API is a subscription offering created by The Weather Channel specifically to provide developers with access to an easy to use weather data feed that they can use to power commercial applications across a variety of technology platforms.
Key Features include:
access to the most comprehensive global forecast set available anywhere
white label solution (no logo; no links)
weather data provided by®
data may be accessed in either XML or JSON format
leverages a world class cloud-based Infrastructure
product support for the world wide web, the mobile web, downloadable web / PC applications, and downloadable mobile phone / smart phone applications
multi-language support for English, Spanish, French, German, & Portuguese
What this means to you:
In order to have access to an XML data feed from The Weather Channel, you will need to subscribe to The Weather Channel® API. This letter serves as formal notice to you that your access to the® XML Data Feed will terminate at midnight Eastern time on October 31, 2011. To evaluate The Weather Channel® API as an alternative to the® XML Data Feed, please go to

If you have questions concerning this notice, you can call The Weather Channel at (770) 226-2329 or e-mail us at
We look forward to continuing our relationship with you.

Best Regards,

Scott H. Zucker
Director, Revenue Management & Optimization
The Weather Channel, LLC
Phone: (770) 226-2329
Facsimile: (770) 226-2966