Do you have a Windows Phone? If so, we've got some good news.
You can now get the Accuweather App for Windows Phone from the Windows Marketplace. And the best part? It's absolutely free.
"AccuWeather for Windows Phone 7 will offer accurate, localized and detailed weather news and information in a modern and clean format," said Pascal Racheneur, AccuWeather Vice President of Interactive Media. "...the app uses the rich Windows Phone 7 Developer Tools to create a dynamic application that provides users with easy access to everything they need to plan their day."
Severe weather alerts are now available right in the palm of your hand. Also, you can now enjoy multiple weather displays, including animated radar and satellite maps, Bing Maps and current weather videos in both English and Spanish.
Detailed forecasts are brought to you with stunning clarity and an easy to use interface, only on your Windows Phone!
Panoramic views are available with a simple swipe of the finger, and you can store up to seven locations and your current GPS location with nicknaming capability so you'll always be in the know of your local weather.
But, what kind of information can you get in your forecast? Well, you'll get location name and time, temperature, wind speed, wind gust speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility, UV index, cloud cover, pressure and times for sunrise and sunset.
The app provides accurate and localized forecasts for locations worldwide and updates each hour. Hourly forecasts are available for up to 24 hours while day and night weather forecasts are available for the next 10 days.
Day and night weather forecasts include lots of information like Accuweather's very own RealFeel® temperatures. RealFeel® temperatures describe the actual feeling of the weather outside based on eight key weather variables.
So, go check out the Windows Marketplace and download the Accuweather app right now, totally free. It's the best deal in mobile weather.
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The National Weather Service is on a mission to create a resilient nation properly educated to face destructive, damaging weather in an order to protect communities and save lives.
Rescue efforts are underway in Hiroshima, Japan, after several landslides buried people and caused severe damage on Wednesday morning, local time.
United States residents may pay higher heating costs this fall as colder air is expected to grip the Rockies and Plains at times and some quick-hitting chilly shots may impact the Northeast.
Watch the latest edition of AccuWeather LIVE at 12 p.m. every weekday.
A tropical threat from the Atlantic on the United States and Caribbean islands may increase into next week.
Humidity and storms will continue in Detroit through the week and into the weekend.
W-C, Virginia (1969)
Remains of Camille - 27 inches of rain in western-central VA. 151 drowned, $140 million damage.
Weirton, WV (1979)
Worst flash flood in 20 years. At least 3 inches of rain near Weirton, WV. A number of homes were flooded and a bridge was washed out. A 4-6 block area of Weirton was inundated by several feet of water.
Tallageda, AL (1980)
At the airport, a tornado hit, overturning 6 planes and destroying 3 of them. The airport's hangars also sustained damage.