Hi, please let us know how we can improve Weather further.

Lately, you have been giving me the wrong location and won't let me set the right one.

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  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Will NOT start on my location. If I have it detect my location it will correct itself, but on the next logon it will be wrong again. Why can't it "detect" the correct location by itself when I log on ? ? ?

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    After all these months of incorrect data (wrong city, even wrong State) why don't you change the weather platform/sponsors. I do not need the weather for a city that is 100's of miles away. It is not the same!

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Why can't this issue be resolved? I think it says I live in Oakland MI. Oakland is a city about 75 miles North of me and if it means Oakland County I don't live there either. I try to fix it but your program/programmer doesn't allow the change to stay. It is very, very irritating!!.

  • Michael Wheeler commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This Yahoo Weather behavior began 11/23 or 11/24/2018, and continued through that weekend. I was able to make changes using the "Detect My Location" pop-up dialogue box, but they didn't take effect until Monday, 11/26/2018, presumably when the Yahoo/Oath staff went back to work after the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The corrections worked only for a day, then returned to the erroneous behavior of detecting my location far from here.

    The Yahoo Weather and profile settings no longer include the ability to list all of the locations that I monitor, and to customize that list. Poor design change, and frustrating!

    I use the Yahoo Weather that is in My Yahoo, and have for years. It is unfortunate that changes have reduced its usefulness, and accuracy. I hope Yahoo staff will fix this omission, soon.

  • Michael L. Ward commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    It does seem that the wrong location on the weather app is a wide spread and ongoing issue. Actually Yahoo doesn't seem to want to correct it. We used to set our own default location, why would it be so hard to go back to that set up?

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Wow! Worked for three days, then went to **** again. Getting weather for a town 65 miles away.

  • Fidlft commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    You keep assigning a location for me - not allowing me to choose my location. I have various locations I use, but want the primary to be the city which is 2-1/2 miles from where I live - and NOT the one that is 26 miles away. So STOP using something by 'Detection. Problem I want the locations I use is #1. Nothing works from my end. And it is not a Chrome issue! It's yours. Fix it!

  • Melanie Fleischmann commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Same comment! The wrong location keeps showing up. I have to manually click the detect my location option every time to display the correct one. It doesn't show up automatically.

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