CaneCast Hurricane Tracker
By Mobile Data Solutions, Inc.
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Prepare your family for hurricanes and tropical storms with the forecasting power of CaneCast. Updated for the 2013 hurricane season, CaneCast now has more tropical storm tracking power in the same user-friendly package.
With one touch, CaneCast provides advance warning of tropical storms in your area, or any location you choose to track. Once a storm forms, you’re armed with the up-to-the-minute information you need to protect yourself, your family, and your home.
DETAILED AND TIMELY FORECASTS
CaneCast’s detailed forecast map allows you to monitor a storm’s current location and conditions, as well as its future path. If a storm is headed to your area, you can see just powerful it will be, allowing you to properly prepare.
LOCATION-SPECIFIC WIND RISK
In addition to forecasting the track and strength of storms, CaneCast is the only hurricane forecast app for the iPhone that provides the latest risk of high winds at any location.
Using the same tropical weather outlook data as expensive competitors, CaneCast provides the essential forecast data you need in a sleek interface that isn’t complicated by unnecessary features.
- Monitors the risk of hurricane force winds at your present location
- 48-hour forecast indicates the likelihood that a storm will form
- Provides up-to-the-minute storm location
- Outlines the potential track of the storm
- Forecasts the storm classification at each point in the track
- Provides push notifications when a storm forms or becomes a hurricane
- IR Radar
This is an essential application for anyone living in, or traveling to, places vulnerable to hurricanes.
"**** (out of *****)" - The Unofficial Apple Weblog (tuaw.com)
"...if you live in or plan to travel to an area prone to tropical storms, CaneCast is an iPhone app that can help you stay informed, track active storms, and get notifications when a storm becomes a hurricane." - LifeHacker (lifehacker.com)
"Augment your hurricane preparation with CaneCast" - Netted by The Webbys (@nttd)
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Note: CaneCast Hurricane Forecaster uses the latest data available from the U.S. National Hurricane Center, the accuracy of which is not guaranteed. CaneCast, or any iPhone application, is no replacement for common sense preparation. Consult your local media outlet’s live meteorologist for the most up-to-date information.
What's New in Version 3.3.2
Updates Historical Storm Data
Bug Fixes to Precipitation Forecasts
This app is well thought out and functional. It gives all of the information anyone could want on storms, without burying you in a sea of useless facts and figures that tend to hide the main subject. I would highly recommend it.
Very useful app
Follow storms easily and push notices provide changes quickly. Emailing pic of storm track is great. Would give 5 but got querky after update and just closed after opening. Third reinstall did it.
I constantly review this app. And check my local news to see if it is right on... Most of the time it is updated and generally not far behind . This is my favorite hurricane app!
- Category: Weather
- Updated: Aug 31, 2013
- Version: 3.3.2
- Size: 19.7 MB
- Languages: English, Spanish
- Seller: mLaw
- © Mobile Data Solutions, Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.