Mobile Weather AppAdds 10-Day Forecasts, Hurricane Center,
Spanish Language Support, and More – So you can Know Before™ from the
World’s Largest Real-Time Weather and Lightning Network
GERMANTOWN, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Having the most up-to-date, neighborhood-level forecasts is vital for
planning and safety. To help Android users stay one step ahead, WeatherBug®
introduces expanded forecasts, enhanced information and new
customization options to its popular app for Android phones and tablets.
Plus, WeatherBug is also debuting a new look-and-feel for its Android
tablet app following a major successful redesign of its Android phone
app, which was unveiled to users last spring.
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WeatherBug's app for Android phones and tablets includes new 10-day forecasts, hurricane news, Spanish language support and more. (Photo: Business Wire) 10-Day Forecasts: While other apps provide weather data that’s
up to an hour old, WeatherBug reports truly live, local conditions
every 2 seconds from our very own network of 10,000
neighborhood-level, professional-grade sensors -- the largest local
network on the planet. Now WeatherBug provides the extended 10-day
forecast -- based on neighborhood-level data and fine-tuned algorithms
-- to help you plan for the weather ahead.
New Hurricane Center: Know Before™ and be prepared for the peak
of the Atlantic hurricane season. Track the latest storms, watch
animated satellite views, and check the radar with the in-app
Hurricane Center. Investigate past hurricanes or read related stories
to help you prepare for what’s ahead. With one click, tablet users can
also read news updates from the WeatherBug Meteorology Team.
Spanish Language Support: ¿Hablas espaÑol? SÍ? Well, WeatherBug
does now too. Users can select Spanish as the default language for
current and extended forecasts!Plus, you can customize your
app’s look from a deeper array of backgrounds that include beach and
In addition to 10-day forecasts, a new Hurricane Center and Spanish
language support, users get all the distinctive features – including the
fastest alerts from the largest real-time weather network, and Spark™,
the only mobile tool that delivers minute-by-minute, mile-by-mile
lightning strike information – that users rave about.
Key new features for WeatherBug 3.1 for Android include:
Exclusive features to WeatherBug include:
Spark Lightning Alerts: WeatherBug includes Spark, an exclusive
feature delivering personalized lightning strike information based on
your device’s GPS location, your favorite locations you regularly
check, and on the spot where loved ones might be at the moment. Spark
taps into the world’s largest and most advanced Total
Lightning Network to bring you minute-by-minute and mile-by-mile
lightning information right to your device.
Faster Severe Weather Alerts: WeatherBug delivers watches and
warnings issued by the NWS in addition to WeatherBug’s exclusive Dangerous
Thunderstorm Alerts (DTAs). Powered by breakthrough technology and
live data from the world’s largest and most advanced total lightning
detection network, DTAs can provide warnings of thunderstorms and
other severe weather 50% faster, on average, than any other app.