AccuWeather - Weather for Life by AccuWeather International, Inc. (Universal)
Released: Dec 21, 2008
Version: 10.0.1
Size: 154 MB
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AccuWeather - Weather for Life

AccuWeather International, Inc.
Stay connected to the latest in weather forecasting with AccuWeather – Weather for Life. This free, award winning weather app now includes crowdsourcing with AccUcast™ and features AccuWeather MinuteCast®, available for more countries and for more minutes than any other minute-by-minute precipitation forecast. Supporting Apple Watch™, this app offers the same world-class, synchronized app experience across all your iOS devices.

• AccUcast™ – Become part of the forecast by sharing your weather observations to help people in your community stay safe from hazardous weather and road conditions. View the real-time crowdsourced map with weather conditions submitted by users all over the world in a global animation display.

• AccuWeather MinuteCast® – minute-by-minute precipitation forecasts for the next two hours hyper-localized to your exact street address or GPS location. Includes precipitation type and intensity, and start and end times for precipitation. Available for the contiguous United States, Canada, Sweden, Denmark, United Kingdom, Ireland, Japan, France, Spain, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, Netherlands, Luxembourg, and a growing list of global locations.

• Apple Watch Support – featuring AccuWeather MinuteCast, current conditions details, and severe weather alerts. When there is a severe weather alert for your favorite location, you will be notified by a tap sensation from the Watch and a low audible sound. Current conditions details include location, temperature and high and low for the day, wind speed, times for sunrise or sunset, and RealFeel Temperature® – AccuWeather’s proprietary forecast that shows the user how the temperature actually feels outside to a person in that exact location.

• Option to automatically download the app to all of your iOS devices.

• Widgets available so you can see a summary of what you can expect from the day’s weather on your Today screen in the Notification Center, includes AccuWeather MinuteCast.

• Pushed severe weather alerts to keep you out of the storm.

• Immediately descriptive weather animations illustrating the weather forecast for right now, each of the next 72 hours, and each of the next 15 days.

• Animated weather radar and maps for tracking the storm’s path. Weather radar available in the United States, Canada, Northern Europe, and Japan.

• Top-Trending weather videos from AccuWeather's Video Wall.

• Forecasting for all your favorite locations – every location on Earth.

Other popular features include:

• Your Daily Snapshot shown front-and-center when you open the app – a summary of what you can expect from the day’s weather.

• The Local Forecast Summary, a brief summary of what you can expect from the weather over the next 3-5 days for your location.

• Customizable current weather conditions detail – hide the detail that you don’t care about.

• Option to select persistent GPS tracking to get your current weather data as quickly as possible. (Please Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.)

• Interactive elements highlighted throughout the app for easy navigation.

Download AccuWeather – Weather for Life today for free and experience the Superior Accuracy™ that comes from high-quality weather forecasting across your iOS devices.

What's new in version 10.0.1
In version 10.0.1:

- Resolved an intermittent crash scenario
- Apple Watch and Today Extension fixes for iOS 9 users

Also, last time we forgot to mention the new ‘Color Theme’ feature for iPhone and iPad! Select between always light, always dark, and automatic day/night switching.


New Features for iOS 10:
- Fun weather stickers for iMessage
- Refreshed Apple Watch design for an even better weather experience on your watch
- "Dark Theme" support on Apple TV
- A refresh to the AccuWeather widget brings in new visuals and a faster loading experience

We’re also excited to share:
- New options to receive severe weather push alerts for multiple locations - including your live current location
- AccUcast, an area where you can report conditions and hazards, got a design overhaul that now allows for Thunderstorm and Fog submissions
- You can now share your incredible photos and videos of weather happening near you with our new ‘Upload Video’ feature
- Dramatic speed improvements to the Apple Watch application
Screenshot #1 (iPhone)
Our verdict: Great!
  • ➜ AccuWeather - Weather for Life is a highly rated app (4.5-star).
  • ➜ The app is free.
  • ➜ AccuWeather - Weather for Life is currently ranked #3 in free Weather apps for iPhone, as well as #2 in free Weather apps for iPad.
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