For over 300 German weather regions, there are severe weather warnings by SMS. ‘Genio 300’ – satellite-based wireless weather station with WETTERdirekt 300 technology. Regional weather forecast at district level for over 300 weather regions in Germany, created by professional meteorologists (wetteronline.de), via satellite technology through a special radio network on your station, regional weather forecast for 4 days in advance (today + 3 days) divided after 4 times of day (morning, afternoon, evening, night), detailed with 36 different weather symbols, display the expected high and low values for each day. With a circulation of almost 300,000, LAURA belongs to the large German women’s magazines from the Heinrich Bauer Verlag. Promptly reported, what there is of new innovative ideas. On December 3, 2008 was posted in the issue No. 50 of the new wireless weather station ‘Genio 300’, a wireless weather station with new technology.

Worldwide weather stations and satellites permanently monitor the global weather data. Professional meteorologists it calculate the different weather development of over 300 regions throughout Germany with modern methods. These forecasts are created from wetteronline.de, the leading Internet provider of weather information in Europe. The transmission of data several times a day via satellite through a special network. Through the security reception by almost 100 percent even in buildings, it is also used for alerting rescue services (Pagertechnik). The use of this network to transfer the WETTERdirekt data is free of charge to the owner of a wireless weather station ‘Genio 300’.

WETTERdirekt works fully automatic and very easy: just the batteries, ready. The system automatically detects the ‘Genio 300’-station and the right weather region. In addition, an integrated indoor sensor measures the room temperature and humidity. An SMS alert service on your own cell phone protects against unpleasant weather surprises in addition. The ‘Genio 300’-owner will receive the warnings of the German Weather service to his district for free on a personal access code via the Internet. The mailing SMS ends automatically, can be extended but after a year at a special price. Link to the weather station ‘Genio 300’: prod/genio.htm link to the press release at LAURA No. 50: 7pfi10/50laura.htm Alfred Wittenauer h flour RT 11 75172 Pforzheim Eckard Wittenauer Tel. 07231/1682-82 fax 07231/1682-50 E-Mail: