WeatherBug Now Available for Windows Phone 8!

New to the Windows 8 Phone platform, WeatherBug brings access to the world’s largest network of real-time weather and lightning sensors for the best forecasts and the fastest alerts.


Windows Phone 8 users can now stay safer with these unique WeatherBug features:

  • Real-Time Enhanced Pin-Point Forecasts for 2.6 Million Locations Worldwide – The industry’s most accurate current, extended and hourly weather forecasts for your neighborhood and beyond. With 25% more accurate forecasts for the next 24 hours (when compared to other weather apps), Know Before™ you head out!
  • Extended 10-Day Forecast – Weather happens. Get the most accurate extended forecast and Know Before™ 10 days ahead.
  • Exclusive DTAs & Severe Weather Alerts – Minutes Matter. Our Dangerous Thunderstorm Alerts (DTAs) provide you 50% faster warnings to severe weather than the competition. Plus, you get National Weather Service (NWS) warnings and watches to stay informed of severe weather conditions at all your current and saved locations.
  • Spark Alerts – Spark, an exclusive feature of WeatherBug, turns your smartphone into a personal lightning detector. Get minute-by-minute, mile-by-mile Spark lightning monitoring, in real-time, from the WeatherBug total lightning detection network!
  • Enhanced Interactive Maps – Enjoy our enhanced maps with multiple layers such as Doppler radar, humidity, pressure, wind speed, high/low forecast, satellite imaging and more!
  • Live Weather Cams – View live images from over 2,000 weather cameras across the U.S. to get a better picture (pun intended) of the weather at destinations near and far.
  • Lifestyle Forecasts – Do I run outside or go to the gym? Should I cancel tomorrow’s picnic? Our Lifestyle Forecasts identify and analyze specific weather parameters to advise you on how best to stay comfortable and have fun!
  • Hurricane Center – Get the latest news on hurricanes, investigate past hurricanes and track current hurricanes as they happen! Our Hurricane Center is your go-to resource for these violent storms, giving valuable information so you Know Before™!
  • Spotlight section – Get “News of the Day” and other breaking weather stories from the WeatherBug Meteorology team to stay up-to-date on the weather around you.
  • Live Lock Screen – Set your lock screen to show the current condition for your current location through an image! Updated every 30 minutes, know the weather at a simple glance!
  • Live Tile – Get the weather right on your Start menu! Get a quick summary of what to expect quickly and easily for your current and saved locations.
  • My Location – Automatically updates your weather information based on the closest weather station to you in your neighborhood through GPS.
  • Photo Section & Albums – We’ve collected magnificent photography from our users for your viewing pleasure. Now categorized into albums, finding awesome photos has never been quicker or easier! Come see what others are sharing and enjoy the scenery!
  • …and much more!


Right on time for the holidays, get this new app today on your Windows 8 Phone!

Or search ‘WeatherBug’ in the Windows Phone store.

Be prepared. Know Before™. Download the app used and loved by millions, voted the “Best Weather App Ever” and trusted as a “Best App for Moms”, WeatherBug!


Be Safe! Know Before™.

The WeatherBug – Earth Networks Team



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