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The Weather Channel

Latest Version: 5.2.5

Updated November 5, 2014

What's New:

  • Expanded video page
  • The ability to share videos
  • Support for CDC flu data in Guam, US Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico
  • Bug fixes

App Description

The Weather Channel app offers the best radar maps, local forecasts, & weather news available. With our app and widgets, you can enjoy the best day possible with the most accurate forecast available. After all, when you see the world through weather, It’s Amazing Out There. Our favorite features include:

  • Trusted forecasts include hourly, 36-hour, and 10-day forecast options (Celsius or Fahrenheit)
  • Weather Maps: Fast, accurate, and localized radar maps offer past and future radar as well as severe weather alerts for storm tracking and tornado activity. With map layers you can select road or satellite views; activate hurricane tracking; and choose map layers, whether it’s cloud, radar, water temperature, wind speed, snow cover or more.
  • Current weather conditions give you the “feels like” temperature, sunrise time, sunset time, wind speed, humidity, UV index, visibility, dew point, and pressure.
  • Social Weather: Report your weather conditions to us! We’ll use the information to improve the forecast & map out what others are reporting or tracking in your area. Plus, your report will be added to your personalized weather history, so you can track your past reports. To complete your report, remember to take a photo and share it with your friends. (MOBILE DEVICES ONLY)
  • Severe Notifications and Weather Alerts: Get alerts for severe weather and high pollen counts for any of your favorite location(s). You also have the option to activate an always-on temperature in your notification bar for tracking the location of your choice.
  • Weather Widgets: Offered in several sizes, whether you want the 1×1 weather widget, 2×2 weather widget, 4×1 weather widget, or 4×2 weather widget
  • Seasonal tools, like our airport delays module, pollen counts, and boat & beach planner help you plan your life around the weather. (MOBILE DEVICES ONLY)
  • From severe storms to bizarre findings, stay up-to-date with the latest weather news stories. You can also watch our videos, which cover everything from your local forecast to climate change news.
  • Beautiful and easy-to-use interface
  • Amazing background photos match your location and current weather conditions.
  • Navigation: swipe up and down to view the detailed forecasts and news stories.
  • The best weather app is also optimized for Android tablets

Don’t just listen to us! Here’s what the experts are saying about the best weather app:

Gold Medal winner from Gizmodo’s best weather apps!

“Besides launching an impressive new look, a selection of social features have also been added to the application, radar maps are faster, and navigation has been enhanced. …” – App Advice

“… bright, crisp design and thoughtful layout. It packs a lot of information into not a lot of space, and a new social weather feature makes the service even more interactive … The Weather Channel is a deep dive into meteorological data…” – PC magazine

“One of the more intriguing new features is something The Weather Channel calls ‘Social Weather,’ … a native, Waze-like weather reporting service.” – TIME

“The Weather Channel app … provides fast, accurate information.” – iDownloadBlog

THE WEATHER CHANNEL ON SOCIAL AND WEB:
Check us out at weather.com, like us on facebook.com/theweatherchannel, and follow us on Twitter @weatherchannel for the latest breaking news and for tracking severe weather. Your WEATHER™ wherever and whenever you want it.

FEEDBACK:
We love when you provide us with feedback. If you love our weather app, please rate, review, and +1 us in the Google Play Store. If you have questions or suggestions, please submit them to http://feedback.weather.com

PRIVACY POLICY:
You may be interested in our Privacy Policy, which can be found here: http://www.weather.com/common/home/privacy.html and our Terms of Use, which can be found here: http://www.weather.com/common/home/legal.html

Older Versions

3.6.5

Added on

Changes:

  • Bug fixes – If you have 3.6.3 please update to fix issues with crashes

3.8.0

Added on September 11, 2012

Changes:

  • New MPoint collection found on the bottom navigation bar, just scroll to the far right to collect points!
  • Stability enhancements and bug fixes

3.8.2

Added on September 27, 2012

Changes:

  • New MPoint collection found on the bottom navigation bar, just scroll to the far right to collect points!
  • Stability enhancements and bug fixes

Please send all questions and feedback to our customer service page:

http://feedback.weather.com/

3.8.3

Added on October 5, 2012

Changes:

  • Fixed map bug causing crashes
  • New MPoint collection found on the bottom navigation bar, just scroll to the far right to collect points!
  • Stability enhancements and bug fixes

 

4.0.1

Added on

Changes:

  • “Expect rain to start at 3:15p”—No more guessing! If your weather is changing within 6 hrs, we let you the exact time it will happen.
  • Faster maps with past & future radar, severe weather bulletins
  • More detailed forecasts
  • A better selection of videos
  • Optimized for Android tablets
  • Set up your favorites places to take full advantage of our weather widgets and notifications.
  • What everyone has been asking for, a Refresh button!
  • It is now easy to share your weather with your friends & family

4.2.3

Added on November 12, 2013

Changes:

  • Fixed map crash bug.

4.2.6

Added on January 13, 2014

Changes:

  • Bug fixes and performance enhancements

4.2.10

Added on May 22, 2014

Changes:

  • Bug fixes and performance enhancements.
  • Tablet version has new map thumbnail menus.

5.0.3

Added on September 3, 2014

Changes:

We are thrilled to share our new features:
  • Complete redesign: More beautiful & easy-to-use.
  • Social Weather: Report your weather to us. To complete your report, remember to take a photo and share it with your friends! (PHONE ONLY)
  • You can also activate an always-on temperature.
  • Navigation: swipe down to view details

 

5.2.2

Added on October 6, 2014

Changes:

  • We are thrilled to share our new features:
  • Smoother more responsive scroll of our weather feed
  • Social Weather: now you can report hail, thunderstorm, fog. To complete your report, remember to take a photo and share it with your friends! (PHONE ONLY)
  • Cold and Flu module
  • Our Favorite Things module
  • Bug fixed for the always-on temperature and follow me widget
  • Numerous performance enhancements and bug fixes
  • Navigation: swipe down to view details

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