Sensible Weather Cookie Notice
What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies serve different purposes, like helping us understand how a site is being used, letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your browsing experience.
Our Sites may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer or mobile device until you delete them).
What are the categories and purposes of the cookies used on the Sites?
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the Sites will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
We use these Strictly Necessary cookies to identify you as being logged in to the Sites and to authenticate you, to make sure you connect to the right service on the Sites when we make any changes to the way it works and for security purposes.
These cookies allow us to count visits and analyze traffic so we can measure and improve the performance of our Sites. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the Sites and gather information on error messages. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our Sites and will not be able to monitor its performance.
We use performance cookies to perform web analytics and for error management purposes, by measuring any errors that may occur.
What are the cookies and similar tracking technologies that we use on the Sites?
On the Sites, we use the cookies and other tracking technologies described in the table below.
|Name of the cookie||Category and purpose||Duration of the cookie||Who serves the cookie||How to control the cookie|
|_csrf||Session cookie: essential for security of website and visitors||Expires once you close your web browser||Sensible||See “your choices” section below|
|_gid||Performance / Analytics cookie: to identify unique visitors and track a visitor’s session on a site||Persistent cookie: 1 day||See “your choices” section below|
|_ga||Performance / Analytics cookie: to identify unique visitors and track a visitor’s session on a site||Persistent cookie: 2 years||See “your choices” section below|
|_gat_gtag_UA_*||Performance / Analytics cookie: to identify unique visitors and track a visitor’s session on a site||Persistent cookie: 1 month||See “your choices” section below|
|__stripe_sid||Functional cookie: to assist in fraud prevention||Persistent cookie: 30 months||Stripe||See “your choices” section below|
|__stripe_mid||Functional cookie: to assist in fraud prevention||Persistent cookie: 1 year||Stripe||See “your choices” section below|
|auth0.*.is.authenticated||Functional cookie/ Strictly necessary cookie: to assist in authentication / maintenance of sessions||Persistent cookie: 1 day||Auth0||See “your choices” section below|
|_legacy_auth0.*.is.authenticated||Functional cookie/ Strictly necessary cookie: to assist in authentication / maintenance of sessions||Persistent cookie: 1 day||Auth0||See “your choices” section below|
Browser Web Storage
We may use browser web storage (including via HTML5), also known as locally stored objects (“LSOs”), for similar purposes as cookies. Browser web storage enables the storage of a larger amount of data than cookies. Your web browser may provide functionality to clear your browser web storage.
Your options for controlling what information cookies and similar technologies collect about you include:
- Blocking cookies in your browser. Most browsers let you remove or reject cookies. To do this, follow the instructions in your browser settings. Many browsers accept cookies by default until you change your settings. Please note that if you set your browser to disable cookies, the Sites may not work properly. For more information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org If you do not accept our cookies, you may experience some inconvenience in your use of our Sites. For example, we may not be able to recognize your computer or mobile device and you may need to log in every time you visit our Sites.
- Google Analytics. You can learn more about Google Analytics cookies here, about how Google collects and processes your data here and about how Google protects your data here. You can prevent the use of Google Analytics relating to your use of our Sites by downloading and installing a browser plugin available here.
- Blocking images/clear gifs: Most browsers and devices allow you to configure your device to prevent images from loading. To do this, follow the instructions in your particular browser or device settings.
For more information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer or mobile device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. If you do not accept our cookies, you may experience some inconvenience in your use of our Sites. For example, we may not be able to recognize your computer or mobile device and you may need to log in every time you visit our Sites.
Information about the cookies we use may be updated from time to time, so please check back on a regular basis for any changes.
If you have any questions about this Cookie Notice, please contact us by email at Privacy@SensibleWeather.com.
Last modified 2022-12-22.