WeatherBug - Weather Forecasts & Alerts

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**We heard you loud and clear -- the wind vane is back! And we've simplified the background images to more clearly show the weather conditions at-a-glance. Thanks for your feedback!**

The newly redesigned WeatherBug® app offers real-time, neighborhood-level weather forecasts from our own weather network (the largest in the world). Plus, get the fastest severe weather alerts and exclusive Spark™ lightning proximity alerts that tell you exactly how far away lightning is to you.

And now, introducing the new WeatherBug Home Energy Meter – a beautiful, interactive way to see how much energy is being used to keep you comfortable. Slide the thermostat bar and see how you can make an impact - know your power!

Know Before™ with these awesome features:

• NEW WeatherBug Home Energy Meter – How hard will your home’s HVAC need to work to keep you comfortable? Find out with the Energy Meter – see the difference a few degrees higher or lower make! Just slide the bar to see projected monthly cost, energy use and carbon footprint!

• Real-Time Pin-Point Forecasts – Weather happens. Depend on the most accurate current, hourly and 10-day weather forecasts for 2.6 million locations worldwide.

• Know Before Weather Alerts – Minutes matter. Get all National Weather Service warnings and watches to stay informed of severe weather conditions at all your current and saved locations. Plus, exclusive Dangerous Thunderstorm Alerts (DTAs) provide 50% faster warnings to severe weather than the competition!

• Spark Alerts – Unique and beautiful, Spark turns your smartphone into a personal lightning detector. Get minute-by-minute, mile-by-mile lightning proximity alerts!

• Enhanced Interactive Map – “See” the weather through multiple layers, like Doppler radar, humidity, pressure, wind speed, high/low forecast, traffic, 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 of the weather at destinations near and far.

• Live Traffic Cams – Avoid traffic headaches. Our live traffic cams help you see driving conditions before you get jammed.

• Lifestyle Forecasts – Do I run outside or go to the gym? Should I cancel this weekend’s BBQ? Our Lifestyle Forecasts identify and analyze specific weather conditions to advise you how best to stay comfortable and have fun!

• Weekend/Weekday Section – Get helpful at-a-glance summaries of weekday and weekend weather!

• Photos Section – View amazing photos from WeatherBug users! Come see what others are sharing and enjoy the scenery. You can even share your own photos right from your device. Share your moments with millions of WeatherBug users!

• Weather News – 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.

• Hurricane Center – Get the latest info on hurricanes, investigate past hurricanes and track current hurricanes as they happen!

• Conditional Backgrounds – Quickly find out if the day will be clear, cloudy or rainy at a glance!

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!

Earth Networks, Taking the Pulse of the Planet®!

What's New

Version 4.0.1 (Apr 24, 2015)

• Added wind vane on NOW screen
• Updated dynamic background images
• Several stability and performance enhancements

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Version 4.0 (Apr 01, 2015)

• UI redesign
• WeatherBug Home Energy Meter
• Several stability and performance enhancements

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Version 3.7.4 (Jan 28, 2015)

•Several performance and stability enhancements

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Version 3.7.3 (Jan 05, 2015)

-Fixed Lifestyle Forecasts
-Several stability and performance enhancements

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Version 3.7.2 (Nov 18, 2014)

- Improved map loading and animation performance
- Several performance and stability enhancements

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Version 3.7.1 (Oct 22, 2014)

-Several stability and performance enhancements, including the location search bug

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Version 3.7 (Oct 16, 2014)

• iOS 8 ready
• Weekend/Weekday weather summary
• Share Alerts, Spark™ and Live Cams on Facebook
• Updated UI for map layers selection
• Switched to Apple maps
• Stability and performance enhancements

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Version 3.6.1 (May 29, 2014)

•Fixed saved locations map pin issue
•Fixed precipitation units issue
•Improved left side menu performance
•Multiple stability enhancements

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Version 3.6 (Apr 16, 2014)

• Ad-Free annual subscription option
• Helpful Know Before™ messages
• Live traffic cams

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Version 3.5 (Feb 18, 2014)

•Refreshed user interface
•Revamped Spark lightning alerts and map
•Added Recent & Local photo albums
•Ability to share WeatherBug & Spark with your friends and family
•Added Lifestyle forecasts at-a-glance page
•Added Cold & Flu Lifestyle section
•Added 64-bit application support

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Version 3.4 (Nov 25, 2013)

• 2.6 million supported locations worldwide
• Push notification for severe weather alerts
• Photo submission and sharing
• Featured photo albums
• Portuguese language support
• New Cold & Flu section
• Several stability/performance enhancements

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Version 3.3 (Sep 24, 2013)

• NEW Spotlight tile/section
• iOS7 compatibility
• Stability and performance enhancements

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Version 3.2 (Aug 07, 2013)

• NEW Hurricane Center
• NEW Spanish language support

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Version 3.1 (Jun 27, 2013)

• NEW Universal app for iPhone and iPad
• NEW Spotlight news section on iPad
• NEW 10 day forecast
• NEW Thunderstorm probability in Hourly forecast
• NEW Day selection buttons in Hourly forecast
• Stability and performance enhancements

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Version 3.0.1 (Apr 03, 2013)

-Hourly forecast increased to 7 days
-Hourly forecast includes 'feels like' temperature
-'Now' screen font sizes increased for better readability

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Version 3.0 (Mar 13, 2013)

-NEW User interface featuring left and right slide in menus, and quick navigation live tiles
-NEW Spark lightning detection
-NEW Photos from our user submitted collection
-NEW Game Day Forecast for Major League Baseball
-NEW Family Forecast helps you plan family activities
-NEW Fitness Forecast guides your fitness decisions

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Version 2.2 (Dec 13, 2012)

-NEW User interface refreshed
-NEW Spark lightning alerts
-NEW Enhanced usability
-NEW Improved user interface
-NEW Home screen tiles for quick navigation to map and lightning alerts

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Version 2.1 (Oct 17, 2012)

- Fixed "slow internet alert" issue
- Added Lifestyle Forecast section
- Support for iPhone 5 screen resolution

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Version 2.0.5 (Sep 11, 2012)

-Exclusive WeatherBug station camera views and video content now on a consolidated screen for easier accessibility.

-Pollen content moved to its own screen for one-touch access to check allergens and view a nationwide pollen forecast.

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Version 2.0.4 (Jun 27, 2012)

*NEW* WeatherBuzz: Share weather alerts on Facebook
*NEW* Welcome screen introducing new features

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Version 2.0.3 (May 08, 2012)

*NEW* Earth Networks' Dangerous Thunderstorm Alerts (DTAs)

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Version 2.0.2 (Mar 19, 2012)

NEW Expanded touchable area for map layer drawer
NEW Map pin to drop by location rather than station
NEW Ability to scroll through the 7-Day forecast in Hourly Forecast
Precipitation to two decimal points
Stability & bug fixes

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Version 2.0.0 (Feb 07, 2012)

NEW redesigned UI.
NEW Feature: Automatically update and show weather data for your current location.
MORE Data: pollen and UV forecast.
Moved settings inside app.
Stability fixes.

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Version 1.6.3 (Oct 25, 2011)

- General stability enhancements.
- Add sunrise and sunset time to current conditions.
- Scroll hourly forecast to selected day.

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Version 1.6.1 (Apr 28, 2011)

- Retina display icons added
- Improve scrolling performance in forecast screen
- Bug fixes for Map screen
- Bug fixes for changing unit in settings
- Bug fixes for crashes when network is slow
- Bug fixes for crashes during finding my location

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Version 1.6.0 (Mar 23, 2011)

- Bug Fixes for crashes on returning to app.
- Bug Fixes for crashes on removing locations

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Version 1.5.1 (Nov 12, 2010)

Fixed a bug that caused the application to crash at launch. The application is now iOS4.2 compatible.

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Version 1.5 (Aug 05, 2010)

Bug fixes related to IOS4 and multitasking. Better memory management and map refresh.

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Version 1.4 (Jun 24, 2010)

• Enabled overlays animation – including Doppler radar and IR satellite.

• Added support for IOS4.

• Optimized the map code to increase display speed and animation playback.

• Added Worldwide Satellite, Heat Index, Wind Chill, Dew Point and Canadian Radar overlays.

• Fixed the bug that caused the condition icons not to scroll properly.

• Fixed the bug with the range indicator that caused the map to zoom all the way in.

• Stability improvements and bug fixes.

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Version 1.3.0 (Mar 12, 2010)

The new version 1.3 of WeatherBug allows users to force an update of the conditions and forecast data without exiting the app. Simply, while in the current conditions screen or any forecast screen shake the device to refresh the data. In addition, we fixed issues related to the data update logic and frequency.

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Version 1.2 (Apr 23, 2009)

(A special note to our customers: In order to keep up with the rising cost of developing and delivering this great weather service to your iPhone, we are now supporting our product via display ads. Rest assured, the ads are not intrusive and the app will still provide the great WeatherBug user experience that you are used to. In addition, we will soon offer a paid version of our application, WeatherBug Elite. WeatherBug Elite is 100% ad-free and comes with all the great WeatherBug features you know plus: radar animation, six (6) additional map weather layers and much, much more. WeatherBug Elite is currently under review and will be available for download in the App Store shortly.)

• Enhanced 7-day and hourly forecasts
• Full presentation of NWS alerts
• Time-lapse weather camera animation
• Unlimited saved locations
• Temperature contour and satellite infrared maps
• Enhanced current conditions with 12 distinct observations
• Touch anywhere map technology allows user to "drop a pin" and view current weather conditions for that location

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Version 1.1.1 (Jan 16, 2009)

Fixed an issue where GPS triangulation would not find a location
Added back in the arrows used to switch between locations (this can be changed in settings)

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Version 1.1 (Nov 03, 2008)

Celsius temperature units
Up to 10 saved locations
Cached observation, forecast and alert data for offline viewing
Map now centers on the selected location
Daily National Outlook video (US only)
Bug fixes and much more!

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Version 1.0 (Jul 09, 2008)

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4.0.1Apr 24, 2015Current release
4.0Apr 01, 2015
3.7.4Jan 28, 2015
3.7.3Jan 05, 2015
3.7.2Nov 18, 2014
3.7.1Oct 22, 2014
3.7Oct 16, 2014
3.6.1May 29, 2014
3.6Apr 16, 2014
3.5Feb 18, 2014
3.4Nov 25, 2013
3.3Sep 24, 2013
3.2Aug 07, 2013
3.1Jun 27, 2013
3.0.1Apr 03, 2013
3.0Mar 13, 2013
2.2Dec 13, 2012
2.1Oct 17, 2012
2.0.5Sep 11, 2012
2.0.4Jun 27, 2012
2.0.3May 08, 2012
2.0.2Mar 19, 2012
2.0.0Feb 07, 2012
1.6.3Oct 25, 2011
1.6.1Apr 28, 2011
1.6.0Mar 23, 2011
1.5.1Nov 12, 2010
1.5Aug 05, 2010
1.4Jun 24, 2010
1.3.0Mar 12, 2010
1.2Apr 23, 2009
1.1.1Jan 16, 2009
1.1Nov 03, 2008
1.0Jul 09, 2008First tracked
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Compatibility: Universal

Category: Weather

Updated: May 27, 2015

Version: 4.0.1

Size: 55.6 MB

Language: English, Portuguese, Spanish

Seller: Earth Networks, Inc.

Rating: Rated 4+

Family Sharing: Yes

Requirements: Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.

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Supports Apple Watch: No

App ID:  281940292  [Copy]