SiriusXM Offers Listeners Hurricane Sandy Coverage from The Weather Channel

 SiriusXM Offers Listeners Hurricane Sandy Coverage from The Weather Channel

24/7 breaking news on the storm's location and strength, evacuation and safety

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2012

NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today
announced that as Hurricane Sandy approaches the East Coast, it will air The
Weather Channel to help those in the path of the hurricane and others around
the country track the progress and severity of the storm that some are
predicting to be a "perfect storm."

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NOAA has nicknamed the hurricane "Frankenstorm" because of its unusual
potential mix of hurricane and winter storm, and its near-Halloween timing.

Beginning October 26, The Weather Channel will air nonstop on Sirius channel
184 and XM channel 1 throughout the course of the storm, offering millions of
listeners across the country in-depth, expert coverage including evacuation
and safety tips, an explanation of the winds and pressure of the storm, its
projected path and landfall expectations, tips on how to deal with severe
storms and flooding and more.

Advisories with extended coverage and local updates from The Weather Channel
are airing hourly on SiriusXM's First Traffic and Weather, channels 132 to

In addition, SiriusXM's Road Dog Trucking Radio (channel 106) will keep the
nation's truckers updated with information on highway closures and weather.

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