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New Location Experience for Weather

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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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      25 comments  ·  Bug or Error  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      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.

      You can also save locations on Yahoo Weather to…

    • Your current location feature is a frustrating waste of time. Please fix or remove!

      Your current location feature is a frustrating waste of time. Please fix or remove!

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        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.

        You can also save locations on Yahoo Weather to…

      • FIx your Barometer.. I'd like to know what the pressure is ya know....

        FIx your Barometer.. I'd like to know what the pressure is ya know....

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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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          • Let me set my location for weather, since Yahoo can't get it right. How hard can that be?

            I follow Support's instructions on to set my location, but every time I log out of Yahoo and log back in, my weather location reverts to some place I never heard of. I understand that my location is set using a cookie, but it's a little hard to believe that my cookies are being cleared on such a regular basis. I'm sure not clearing them.
            And even if they are being cleared all the time, Yahoo still manages to remember my user name and other information about me, so why can't it remember my location? Isn't my zip code one…

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            • Show date & time of Temperature shown

              Show date & time of Temperature shown

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              • You people aren't even trying! I reset my location every day. It makes no difference. A random location appears each time.

                You people aren't even trying! I reset my location every day. It makes no difference. A random location appears every time I go the page. I don't delete cookies.

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                • stop changing the location every time on log onto your site

                  STOP CHANGING THE LOCATION EVERY TIME ON LOG ONTO YOUR SITE

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                    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.

                    You can also save locations on Yahoo Weather to…

                  • When I click on a location on the NZ weather map I am told that I am

                    When I click on a location on the NZ weather map I'm told that my access to that URL is forbidden, when all I want to do is to look at the forecasts for the next few days! This bug has only recently appeared - for years it's worked. Why now?

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                    • stop changing my location!!!

                      every time I turn off the computer or the power goes out and I turn the computer back on you've changed my location to somewhere nowhere near me! I've changed it back and saved it many times but this keeps happening. Knock it off!

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                        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.

                        You can also save locations on Yahoo Weather to…

                      • The weather section keeps showing wrong town after I change it...whats going on???

                        I change the town of the weather, and it keeps going back to Richardson?????? have no clue where that is..and dont care, i want my town weather

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                        • Stroud, OKlahoma temp is not displaying current temperature. Please reslove.

                          Stroud, OKlahoma temp is not displaying current temperature. Please reslove.

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                          • hi, the hour is returned bad. It returned 1 hour less in each city. have you any error in the weaher?

                            hi, the hour is returned bad. It returned 1 hour less in each city. have you any error in the weaher?

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                            • Your new weather page is a mess. It is impossible to set my current location. It used to work. What changed?

                              How about making the weather page work like it did before you changed it. It used to open to my current location, but now it never does. Why did you turn something that worked into something that doesn't work? You say clearing cookies eliminates my current location, but it didn't used to do that. So why don't you just go back to how you did it before, when it used to work?

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                              • weather dew points

                                It would really be nice to get Dew points readings humidity is ok but doesn't tell the whole story. In Cleveland Oh the local weather used to be good but not any more

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                                • Set day, date, & time

                                  On a location's page, there is no indication of the day, what day of the week, nor the time there. I have a friend in Christchurch, New Zealand, which I know is many hours ahead of me in Kentucky. Thanks.

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                                    Pollen count in my area

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                                    • Wrong Danish city name. You write Sunde but the name is Sunds. Please change it?

                                      All Yahoo! services claim the city name is Sunde but it is in fact Sunds.

                                      The data to locate the city:
                                      Postal code: 7451
                                      City: Sunds
                                      Country: Denmark

                                      56.205141, 9.015860

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                                      • Yahoo weather home page sucks.... It never shows the correct city I select..

                                        Weather home page always sucks. It never works half the time and it keeps changing to other cities then the one I select CHICAGO 60613

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                                          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.

                                          You can also save locations on Yahoo Weather to…

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                                          Put the dopler on it some where

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