This website provides three different kinds of homepage preferences, including customized, traditional and myfavourites. You can set your homepage preference for future visit in the "Settings" page (default is customized).
Homepage preference on "Settings" page.
To search for a city forecast, please enter a city name or related keywords in the search box. The search box will show you a list of cities matching your input keywords. To add a city in MyFavourites, please click on the "Add button" in the city page.
The following example shows you how to search the city "Warsaw" and add it into the MyFavourites.
The search box is below the top menu of each page.
The "Add button" is near the city name.
You can sort your favourite cities on "MyFavourites" page. Put your home city at the top of the list.
Drag the boxes for changing order.
In the customized homepage, the default city displayed as the first in the shortcut navigation bar.
The forecast box is in the middle of homepage.
The map in homepage provides you with a quick way to access the weather information of cities in the website. You can click on the marker of any city on the map to view the forecast and/or climatological information. Alternatively, you can use the map control bar access the weather information of city by either entering the city name in the search box or choosing the city in the Region/Countries selecting menu.
The map control and map is in the bottom left column of our homepage.
You can search weather information on "Site Map" page as it can list out all provided regions, countries and cities name.
The tree view of our site map.
You can change to another available languages at the top right-hand side language menu (see below figure).
The language menu is top right on top white bar.
All WMO news will be in English by default. You can click on the "Google Translate" button (see below figure) to translate the news into the language of the WWIS website.
The WMO news is in the bottom right column of our homepage.
You can change the default loading version between desktop and mobile.
The screenshot of "MyFavourites"(Home) and "Country" page.
You can add cities through the following methods.
The screenshot of "Right Panel" and "Country" page.
The screenshot of "Edit My Favourites Cities" page.
Different browsers have different settings on geolocation service. If you want your browser to forget the location setting, you can check the official support site of your browser to see how to do it. The following is a list of popular web browser and their official support site. Please enter search keywords like "Location sharing" or "geolocation" to find the instruction on how to forget my location on your browser.
You can share the weather information through the following popular social networking platforms by clicking the "Share" link on the webpage (see below figure).
Social network sharing
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