STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Jan. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, today announced the Every Minute Matters Sweepstakes available now through February 28, 2016. Outdoor enthusiasts, pet owners, parents – indeed anyone who wants to get the most out of every moment – are invited to enter the new promotion event on AccuWeather's Facebook page sweepstakes tab.
Life happens in moments. Nothing prepares you for mother nature's changes like MinuteCast® by AccuWeather. And nowhere celebrates life's indelible memories like Disney Parks. That is why AccuWeather is giving away a great prize instantly each day - like an Olaf Frozen Hat and an AccuWeather umbrella or a Mickey Mouse Football and an AccuWeather umbrella - and a grand prize vacation for six to Disneyland® Resort or Walt Disney World® Resort. Enter now for your chance to win and create family history together at www.facebook.com/AccuWeather.
"AccuWeather knows that, for our busy audience, days are short and they want to make the most of every minute. This is why they turn to our unmatched range of innovative weather forecasts with Superior Accuracy™," said John Dokes, Chief Marketing Officer of AccuWeather. "There has been a phenomenal response from our audience to AccuWeather MinuteCast, with users making it an essential part of daily activities from jogging and dog walking to up-to-the-minute weather watching for weddings, concerts, and sporting events. We want to give people another way to make every minute count. AccuWeather's Every Minute Matters Sweepstakes gives our users the chance to win great daily prizes and a magical Disney Parks vacation."
AccuWeather MinuteCast is the unique minute-by-minute precipitation forecast for users' exact street addresses or GPS location. It gives users by-the-minute precipitation forecasts for the next two hours - including precipitation type and intensity, start times, and end times for their exact locations - with the Superior Accuracy that is AccuWeather's hallmark. AccuWeather MinuteCast is uniquely supported by both national and international patented technology. AccuWeather MinuteCast is available on AccuWeather.com web and mobile web sites and through AccuWeather mobile apps on most popular devices.
The AccuWeather Every Minute Matters Sweepstakes began at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on January 25, 2016 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on February 28, 2016. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States, Washington D.C., and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry. Limit one entry per person per day. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Winners will be selected at random. For complete sweepstakes rules, visit www.Facebook.com/AccuWeather.
About AccuWeather, Inc. and AccuWeather.com
Every day over 1.5 billion people worldwide rely on AccuWeather to help them plan their lives, protect their businesses, and get more from their day. AccuWeather provides hourly and Minute by Minute™ forecasts with Superior Accuracy™ with customized content and engaging video presentations available on smartphones, tablets, free wired and mobile Internet sites, connected TVs, and Internet appliances, as well as via radio, television, and newspapers. Established in 1962 by Founder, President, and Chairman Dr. Joel N. Myers – a Fellow of the American Meteorological Society who was recognized as one of the top entrepreneurs in American history by Entrepreneur Magazine's Encyclopedia of Entrepreneurs – AccuWeather also delivers a wide range of highly-customized enterprise solutions to media, business, government, and institutions, as well as news, weather content, and video for more than 180,000 third-party websites. AccuWeather's CEO, Barry Lee Myers, is an award winning leader in global weather information issues and one of the world's most recognized advocates for cooperative relationships between government weather agencies and the weather industry. He is a leader in the digital weather information space.
Visit www.AccuWeather.com for additional information.
For more information contact:
Justin Roberti / 814.235.8756 / Roberti@AccuWeather.com
Katie Seifert / 973.588.2235 / KSeifert@CoynePR.com
Coyne Public Relations