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New Location Experience for Weather

Great news!

We have recently launched an often requested feature in Yahoo Weather, the ability to choose your own current location.

Yahoo Weather will now ask you to confirm that we’ve correctly detected your current location. If it is not correct you can ask Yahoo Weather to detect it again. If it is still not accurate you will be asked to manually enter your current location. After you’ve set it, Yahoo will associate that location information with your account and IP address, meaning anytime you sign in from the same location we will remember your location for Yahoo Weather, but you will be asked again if you are traveling. This location will be persistent across any browser used on that system.

Please note: As some of this data is stored as cookies on your system, and clearing your cookies will clear your set location. We recognize that this is not ideal, and are working on improving this functionality in the near future.

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  1. Can we get local photos back?

    What happened to the local photos for selected locations? Nice feature. Missing for a few days now.

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    • Where is my weather?

      Well at least you all have weather--mine disappeared and I cannot get it back! Contacted Yahoo via chat 2x and no one can help me. Any ideas?

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      • PLEASE HIRE A COMPETENT METEOROLOGIST

        Dear Yahoo Weather,
        I hope this message finds you well. Over the past few months I have been using on your weather forecast to attempt to plan my days, or even just see what the weather will be like. And while I understand that predicting nature’s moves accurately is a difficult task, at least some precision would be greatly appreciated. I’d assume that with today’s satellite technology it would not be an overly challenging task to see whether it will rain all night or not. Being a doctor, pharmacist or a teacher is very difficult as well, however I don’t…

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        • Arrangenent of page items

          Either stack the items in Yahoo Weather like they were a few days ago or move the column
          of repetitious ads further to the right side of the screen so that the Monthly avg. temps. and pricep. for Dec. can be viewed. Some of us use that feature (Monthly averages), for trip planning and more than a few folks DO travel in December...

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            • Local time stamp PLEASE!

              This is such a NO brain er; why not show the local time for each location? Hello?
              If you know the local temperature, and can show daytime or nighttime scenes, why not list the local time?
              This is such a simple, yet very much oversight of an otherwise great site!

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              • Include local time

                Include local time. Useful for "My destinations" when you want to know weather and time for your favorite locations.

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                • Simple fix needed for weather.yahoo.com search box!

                  At weather.yahoo.com, when I enter a location or zip code into the box at the top of the page and press ENTER, it pulls up a Y! search INSTEAD of showing the weather for the inputted location. Please fix this very basic and frustrating problem. All I want to do is pull up the weather for a given location - why should that be so hard to do?

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                    Weather for Kaiserslautern/Germany is not working properly.

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                    • not current

                      temprature is not current,it's 6 degrees hotter than it says.

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                      • Put back the 5 day forcast

                        Put the 5 day forcast back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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                        • problem removing location from weather "My Location"

                          unable to remove location from weather 'My Location", followed instructions in info article. selected location appears to be 'removed' when clicking on 'check' mark, but reappears in location list when page is refreshed. and , I have cleared cache and cookies.

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                          • yahoo weather icon

                            be able to add icon of yahoo weather to desktop

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                            • tidal forecast

                              People along the coast rely on tide forecasts a great deal. I look to other sites because your sight does not provide this. Change or you lose customers.

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                                • Forecasts differ on iPhone v iPad

                                  I opened your app on my iPhone and my iPad for the same location, updated both and they have different temps and forecasts. That makes no sense. I have screen shots.

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                                  • making the weather link better

                                    It's nice to know the "temperature".
                                    Better to know "wind" (some of my jobs include outdoors painting), but
                                    Absolute very best would be to know "rain" (I have motorcycle).

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                                      • thoughts payoff

                                        your all doing fine, keep up the excellent work

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                                        • pollen

                                          what about keeping pollen on the map if you don't have it add it and if you do have it keep it up all day.

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