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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A volcano erupted in southern Chile early Tuesday morning, sending ash and lava high into the night sky and prompting evacuations.
Fresh cold air will slash temperatures and bring another dose of wintry weather to the Southeast later this week with widespread travel problems.
Yet another winter storm will take aim at the Northeast and Midwest this week with some snow, but also significant problems due to flooding and ice.
February 2015 has come to an end with numerous monthly records set across the United States.
A storm rolling out of the Southwest will spread a swath of heavy snow and travel disruptions from the Rockies to the northern Plains and Upper Midwest early this week.
Des Moines, IA (1983)
Earliest it has ever reached 80 degrees (actual temperature 81 degrees) in Des Moines. The normal is 37 degrees.
Plains Blizzard (1985)
Snow Amounts..... Huron, SD 22" Faulkton, SD 17" Pierre, SD 11" Many highways were closed in parts of South Dakota and Minnesota. At Huron, SD, 18.3" of snow on March 3rd was a new 24-hour record. Snow drifted to heights of 15-20 feet in Park Point, MN, covering houses and telephone poles.
A dust storm reduced visibility to near zero along sections of I-10 in Cochise County. Twenty-five vehicles were in accidents and two people were killed.