KIRO 7 Weather - Seattle-area weather alerts and forecasts
By Cox Media Group
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Chief Meteorologist Sam Argier and the KIRO 7 Weather Team provide you with the most accurate local weather technology available, the KIRO 7 Weather App.
The 24/7 app is constantly updated with the latest Seattle-area weather forecast and storm information. The free service includes the KIRO 7 StormTracker 5-day Forecast with the weekend always in view.
Live Stormtracker 3D Radar zooms down to your neighborhood or zooms out to check radar anywhere in the country.
Location based Storm Alerts will signal tones to direct you to the latest severe weather warnings. The App streams live broadcasts of KIRO 7 Eyewitness News and StormTracker Doppler Radar, tracking storms and giving you minute-by-minute information on specific streets and neighborhoods threatened by the storm.
KIRO 7’s Weather App keeps you in touch with Eyewitness News weather team using social media including Facebook, Twitter and interactive uploads of your photos and videos directly from your mobile device.
This Weather App focuses on complete Northwest weather coverage.
**** SUMMARY of iPad Features ****
• One of a kind swipe carousel navigation
• Accurate weather tools that display hourly, five and seven-day forecast
• Storm alerts: audible tones warning you of pending danger
• Up- to-date video forecasts from KIRO 7 Eyewitness News
• Interactive social technology that keeps you in touch with the KIRO 7 Weather Team
• KIRO 7 Eyewitness News broadcasts streamed live every day.
• Live streaming StormTracker 3D Radar
• Multi-City forecasting keeps you alerted to Severe Weather in locations you care about.
**** SUMMARY of iPhone FEATURES ****
• Current conditions, hourly and daily forecasts for any location you enter
• Background tracking for current location updates
• Alert badges for more than 110+ alert types
• Push notifications for the most common alert types in Western
• Interactive radar, animation/loops and visible satellite map
• Additional items added seasonally
**** IN-APP PURCHASES ****
You can turn your app into a NOAA Weather Radio safety and security app for $4.99. You will get voice enabled push alerts for all remaining alert types (more than 110+) powered by a highly scalable, fully redundant, alerting and messaging engine. The premium features include push notifications for more than 110 National Weather Service alert types, voice announcements of alerts, and more.
*Data and alerting available for the United States only.
*Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life
What's New in Version 2.7.3
-Fixes an issue with in app purchase of alerts in iPhone version.
-Various performance enhancements.
Are you KIDDING?
This is a joke. Requiring payment for storm warning notification? Save your time, ignore this app. DELETING. Expected more from KIRO...Harry Wappler is surely spinning in his grave.
- Category: Weather
- Updated: Feb 26, 2014
- Version: 2.7.3
- Size: 60.6 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Cox Media Group, Inc
- © 2013 Cox Media Group, Inc. and Weather Decision Technologies, Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.
Top In-App Purchases
- Full Alerts Package$4.99