Press Releases

WEATHER UNDERGROUND LAUNCHES UNIVERSAL WEATHER APP

SAN FRANCISCO, April 24, 2015 – Weather Underground announces that their popular flagship app is now available across Apple Watch, iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.

With the Weather Underground app, making the transition from your home or office to dealing with the elements has never been easier. App users now have access to the most relevant weather data including current conditions, 10-day forecasts, severe weather alerts, radar imagery and more on their Apple Watch, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

“Timing is everything with weather and we want to ensure that users receive the most accurate, hyper-local weather information possible, which is why we’ve made it easily accessible across all iOS devices. With its sleek new design and customization options, the app provides the ultimate weather experience,” says Jim Menard, SVP and General Manager of Weather Underground.

Features of the Apple Watch app include:

  • Access your saved locations from Weather Underground’s Network of over 100,000 weather stations
  • “Force Touch” navigation for quick access to hourly, ten-day forecasts and saved locations
  • Notifications on the latest NWS severe weather alerts
  • Real-time radar and satellite imagery
  • View current conditions, hourly and ten-day forecasts in graph or list view
  • Free to download from the App Store for Apple Watch

General app enhancements include:

  • New layout for quick access to your favorite weather data
  • Track global storms on the hurricane and tropical storm tile
  • Ability to submit local sky and hazard reports to help your community stay safe
  • Customized experience with light or dark mode, map types, units and rearrangeable tiles
  • New animations and visualizations for health information (UV, pollen and flu)

For additional information on the app, visit www.wunderground.com/weather-app.

About Weather Underground

Founded in 1995 as the first online weather service, Weather Underground supplies weather data solutions to the many of the leading media companies and millions of users across the globe through their mobile apps and website wunderground.com. With over 100,000+ personal weather stations worldwide, Weather Underground is able to provide meaningful and reliable weather data to people in real-time. Weather Underground is part of The Weather Company and is based in San Francisco, California.

Press & Media Contact

For more information please contact our press department.

Andria Stark
press@wunderground.com

Recent Press

Press Archive

In The News...

News Archive