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NBC Weather Plus is 24-hour-a-day weather forecast channel owned by NBC Universal. NBC Weather Plus has the distinction of being the first all-digital weather channel on television. NBC Weather Plus made its debut on January 1, 2005. Jump to: navigation, search Composite satellite image showing the progress of a hurricane weather system approaching the East Coast of the United States Weather comprises all the various phenomena that occur in the atmosphere of a planet. ... NBC Universal is a media and entertainment conglomerate formed in May 2004 by the combination of General Electrics NBC with Vivendi Universal Entertainment, part of Vivendi Universal. ... Jump to: navigation, search January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... Jump to: navigation, search 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


About NBC Weather Plus

NBC Weather Plus is broadcast mainly on substations of NBC HDTV stations in the top 30 television markets in the United States and is also available on digital cable. Jump to: navigation, search The National Broadcasting Company or NBC is an American television broadcasting company based in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... High-definition television (HDTV) means broadcast of television signals with a higher resolution than traditional formats (NTSC, SECAM, PAL) allow. ... Digital cable is a term for a type of cable digital television that delivers more channels than possible with analog cable by using digital video compression. ...


NBC Weather Plus airs weather information from its headquarters at 30 Rockefeller Center in New York City. Weather information from the Weather Plus' NBC affiliates are also seen on the channel. Also included are current conditions and radar images from the local area and across the country. Lower Plaza at Rockefeller Center. ... New York City, officially named the City of New York, is the most populous city in the United States, the most densely populated major city in North America, and is at the center of international finance, politics, entertainment, and culture. ... An affiliate is an entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... Jump to: navigation, search This long range radar antenna (approximately 40m (130ft) in diameter) rotates on a track to observe activities near the horizon. ...


Many NBC affiliates carrying NBC Weather Plus broadcast its local feed on that station's website. As of yet, NBC Weather Plus does not have its own website.


List of Stations

Jump to: navigation, search The word king has many meanings: For the head of state, see Monarch. ... Jump to: navigation, search KSDK-TV/DT, NewsChannel5 is the NBC television affiliate in St. ... Jump to: navigation, search WPXI, Channel 11 is the NBC television affiliate based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... WBAL-TV (channel 11, DTV 59), is the NBC affiliate for Baltimore, Maryland. ... KXAS-TV, NBC5 is a flagship NBC owned and operated station based in Fort Worth. ... WDSU is the NBC affiliate for the New Orleans, Louisiana television market. ... KVBC (Channel 3 analog, 2 digital) is the NBC station serving the Las Vegas, Nevada market. ... KPRC is a television station based in Houston, Texas, but broadcasts from a transmitter located in Missouri City, Texas. ...

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