Beautiful widgets updating weather information
Weather Timeline delivers a no-nonsense, ad-free weather forecasts to your Android device through a highly configurable display.You'll get extreme weather alerts from your choice of a variety of data sources.
Those additions join severe weather alerts, customizable notifications, and lockscreen weather digests.Infographics put useful information in quick reach, with more detailed meteorological data available as you tap and swipe.You can even configure Carrot's sense of humor to be friendly, snarky, or murderous, with the ability to set how political the AI's jokes can get. i OS users who opt for the Tier 3 subscription (the priciest option, with a $24.99 annual cost) can now receive notifications for rain, snow, lightning strikes and storms.Android users can download the free NOAA Weather Radar & Alerts, with a $1.99 in-app purchase removing ads.If there's a developing weather situation you need to track, Weather Bug (i OS) can help you out.(The app is also available on Android, where it's called Weather by Weather Bug.) The free download not only offers Doppler radar for North America, but can provide hurricane forecasts, Spark lightning alerts, air quality info and pollen count data on top of the usual array of weather information.
Since it pulls data from weather services, satellites and tracking stations, Weather Bug can provide hyperlocal real-time conditions with current, hourly and 10-day forecasts.
Updates have brought the Android app in line with the i OS design for a unified experience across both platforms.
Other apps provide more details and features, but Yahoo Weather's clean, concise presentation makes it an eminently user-friendly, everyday app, marred only by a fairly large advertisement as you swipe up to get to the detailed forecast.
Tier 2 subscribers ($9.99) can create custom reminders triggered by weather conditions, while the $3.99-a-year Tier 1 level brings alerts about critical weather conditions.
The Android version has a Premium Club with time travel and widget features.
Dark Sky (Android, i OS) impressed many mobile users with its hyper-accurate local weather forecasting, and the app continues to improve on the formula.