NOAA Radar US

NOAA Radar US

By Shuksan Software, LLC

  • Category: Weather
  • Release Date: 2011-01-28
  • Current Version: 1.6.6
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 7.44 MB
  • Developer: Shuksan Software, LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 12.0 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 9,024 Ratings

Description

Fast. Simple. Reliable. Hi-resolution. Predictive radar. Severe weather warnings. Snow/mixed precipitation display. Forecasts. As millions of our customers have discovered, NOAA RadarUS delivers everything you need in a app for viewing animated weather radar images. Want more? Check out these unique features in our app: • Choice of radar images with or without snow/freezing rain display • Hourly predicted radar from NOAA weather models • Choice of radar color schemes. • Clutter control to suppress false radar echoes. • Optional image smoothing that lets you either remove image pixellation or display the radar image as accurately as possible. • Composite images of echo tops, composite reflectivity, and storm total precipitation. Want the whole story? Here are all of the features: • 7 day forecasts and current conditions -- just press and hold for a second on the radar map. • Severe weather (flash flood, tornado, and severe thunderstorm) warnings. Tap on a warning box to display the full warning message from the National Weather Service. Note: these are *not* push alerts. The app must be open to view the warnings. • Cloud cover and satellite imagery for the continental United States. • Advanced radar layers (echo tops, composite reflectivity, and storm total precipitation). • Play, pause, and step animations. • Fast zoom in and zoom out. • Choice of radar palettes. • Multiple map styles (terrain, map, satellite, and hybrid). • Displays time of radar image either as absolute time or relative to the current time. • GPS locator that finds and displays your current location. • Adjust the transparency (opacity) of the radar or cloud cover overlays. • Automatic refresh when new radar or cloud cover data is available. • Set your location by zip code, city name, or address. • Legend for radar and cloud cover overlays. • Saves and restores your last location and zoom level. Note: Radar coverage only includes the continental United States. Alaska, Hawaii, and other US controlled territories are not included. Support: Please follow our Twitter stream at twitter.com/shuksansoft for breaking news and status updates.

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Reviews

  • One missing piece...

    4
    By Chistat
    Great Radar & Satelite app. Loads quick, has a good 1.5 hour time loop and is clear, easy to zoom, and doesn’t draw a lot of data. Only missing piece to make this a perfect radar app is a combination radar & satellite view which this app doesn’t have.
  • It ok

    4
    By waterfire52
    The radar is nice. It doesn’t have any hourly predicted forecasts.
  • Good product...

    4
    By Mthom50
    Really like this app. Crisp display, timely, and focused on just what is needed. Would be nice to be able to select time lapse duration (30 min, 1 hr, etc) in settings. Like that you can step image by image through a loop, something that is still absent from a popular expensive paid radar app.
  • Awesome!

    5
    By Mutt's Friend
    I love this app.
  • Excellent

    5
    By Preston L Howard
    Excellent program. Works smoothly on my iPad 1. More coverage of Latin America would be nice. (That was years ago.) I've used it on my iPad Air for years now. I also have other weather apps but this is still the best.
  • Must have go to app for severe weather

    4
    By Arun
    This is my go to app for severe weather on my iPad. I believe I check this almost twice or thrice day, especially when I am setting out. A very simple app that works reasonably fast.
  • 5 STARS!

    5
    By L.A. SMOG
    I love this app! Very accurate and helpful.
  • Always accurate

    5
    By Unhappy with purchase
    I live in north Florida and rely on this app for kayaking - it has always been accurate for me
  • Bare bones but fast, well worth $

    5
    By petenbama
    Most all free weather apps are bloated with huge file sizes and are slow to load updated radar. They have too many complicated layers and try to do everything. This little app is only 7 megs whereas other weather apps are between 75 and 150 megs. So it’s fast and does its jjob very well in the radar department. A huge plus for this app is that the map shows practically the entire screen which is a great thing for those who use the smaller iPhones. No more clutter intruding on the precious screen real estate. Today I got to test it extensively in southeast Alabama with numerous pop up thunderstorms and it ALWAYS updated in 5 minutes or less. I must mention that this slim app has added bonus of using very little cellular data when using even aggressively. I use another app for basic weather forecasting etc. that is more detailed in that regard and it’s a free app called BeWeather, together with this simple but great radar app makes for a great combo. Highly recommend.
  • Works Great

    5
    By Beel Gates
    Works for me as advertised.

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