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How to Get Live Weather and Hurricane Coverage on Your Roku and Fire TV


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With hurricane season upon us in the United States this may be a great time for cord cutters to make sure they have weather coverage at their fingertips. Here is our short list of must haves for anyone who wants live weather coverage.

Roku

Weather Nation offers live 24/7 weather coverage similar to how the Weather Channel used to have 24/7 weather. They do have loops of coverage at times but always break in when severe weather strikes.

Add Weather Nation to your Roku here: https://channelstore.roku.com/details/30547/weathernationtv

Consider adding the Livestream Channel to your Roku. They have Accuweather shows and breaking weather. There are also hundreds of local TV stations live news allowing you to stream weather coverage right from your hometown.

Add Livestream to your Roku here: https://channelstore.roku.com/details/29216/livestream

For major weather events like a hurricane make sure to use the CBS News 24/7 live stream. This is a great channel for breaking news coverage that every Roku owner should have.

Add CBS News to your Roku here: https://channelstore.roku.com/details/27536/cbs-news

Fire TV

Weather Nation offers live 24/7 weather coverage similar to how the Weather Channel used to have 24/7 weather. They do have loops of coverage at times but always break in when severe weather strikes.

Add Weather Nation to your Fire TV here: http://amzn.to/1NI0Eg0

For major weather events like a hurricane make sure to use the CBS News 24/7 live stream. This is a great channel for breaking news coverage that every Fire TV owner should have.

Add CBS News to your Fire TV here: http://amzn.to/1X3y4c9

Do you have a suggestion of a Roku or Fire TV app to help people keep up to date on major weather events? Post it in the comments and let everyone know about it.

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  • FYI, WeatherNation TV is one of Channel Master’s Linear OTT channels on the DVR+ and the TiVo has a number of weather apps including AccuWeather (the one with the orange icon with the sun in the middle) that shows local and national video forecasts on demand.

  • Bill Eastman

    WeatherNation and CBS Now also on AppleTV. NewsOn for ocal news where you want news and weather from. If you have dtvn, Weatherchannel there.