Finally, the much anticipated update to our popular Android app is here, sporting a fresh new look, simpler navigation, new content such as a new Photos section, customizable background themes, additional lifestyle forecasts and our new Spark (location-based lightning monitoring).
You’ll also enjoy the industry’s most accurate pinpoint forecasts for your neighborhood and beyond, and also the fastest, most advanced early warning system!
Some feature highlights are:
- Slide-side Navigation – Get all your forecasts, conditions and alerts with our new one-touch navigation right from the home screen!
- Spark Alerts – Spark, an exclusive WeatherBug feature, turns your smartphone into a personal lightning detector. Only WeatherBug can bring minute-by-minute, mile-by-mile lightning strike alerts to you, in real-time, based on data from the WeatherBug total lightning detection network!
- Photos Section – We’ve collected magnificent photography from our users for your viewing pleasure. Come see what others are sharing and enjoy the scenery!
- Enhanced Pinpoint Hourly Forecasts – 25% more accurate forecasts for the next 24 hours when compared to other forecasts! Know Before™ you head out!
- Current Conditions Icons – We now update the icons more frequently with a higher resolution model, so you get the most accurate depictions of conditions. That’s especially critical when weather conditions are quickly changing.
- Customization – Customize your home screen with new background themes and rearrange your live tiles to get the info that matter the most to you at-a-glance.
Some feedback from our customers so far:
“OMG, new update is great! Wasn’t really happy with the last UI. Have always loved this app, more accurate than TWC. Thanks for a great app ! Galaxy Note 2”
“Love the new update! By far the best weather app for accuracy… now the best looking too!”
“Best ……..!!!!! Holy cr** Batman! I love the New format! Awesome Job! Way better than the rest!!!”
To download the new WeatherBug for Android (it’s FREE), please go: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.aws.android
To watch a demo of the new WeatherBug for Android, go: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z0m-OvFnMnc
Let us know what you think in the comments below!!