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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Snow is forecast to fall in unusual places this weekend in spots that have not seen a measurable snowfall in over a decade.
The return of colder air was accompanied by some snow early Friday night with the next chance of wintry precipitation later this weekend.
The return of colder air was accompanied by a few inches of snow early Friday night with the next chance of wintry precipitation before the end of the weekend.
Bitter cold will linger in the parts of the southern Plains impacted by the late-week ice storm, which could have been the worst to hit the United States in years.
Lingering frigid air will not only lay the path for more icing this weekend but will also delay recovery in communities dealing with widespread power outages and thus no heat.
A historical nuisance in the Christmas tree industry, brought on by recent wet weather, may threaten the tree crop this winter season.
Riverview, FL (1996)
A tornado killed one person; 6 mobile homes were destroyed.
Cairo, IL (1917)
17.0" snow set 24 hour snowfall record and single storm total for city.
Louisville, KY (1885)
15.0" snow set 24 hour snowfall record and single storm total for city (7th-8th).