Tornado - American Red Cross

Tornado - American Red Cross


**a Gizmodo App of the Day**
**On of the "Best New Android Apps From The Last 3 Weeks" (2/23/13 - 3/12/13)**

Get your family and home ready for a tornado. The American Red Cross tornado app is the complete solution you need to understand and prepare for a tornado and all that comes with it. With interactive quizzes and simple step-by-step advice it’s never been easier to be ready!

Ahora disponible en español.

Features:
• Easy to use Spanish language toggle to switch translation directly inside the app.
• Audible siren when NOAA issues a Tornado warning for any of your monitored locations letting you know when it’s time to go to your safe room plus an all-clear alert when the warning expires (Note: Alerts' sounds will NOT override if phone is on vibrate or in sleep mode)
• Simple step-by-step instructions to help you know what-to-do even if the cell towers and TVs are down. Prioritized actions for before, during, and after requires no mobile connectivity
• Help distant friends and family in tornado alley with ability to receive tornado watch and warning alerts based on their location from NOAA
• Red Cross location-based open shelters map for when you need it most
• Be ready should a tornado hit by learning how to assemble an emergency kit for your family in the event of power outage or evacuation
• Reduce your household’s stress and anxiety should a tornado hit by learning to make and practice an emergency plan
• Interactive quizzes allow you to earn badges that you can share with your friends and show off your tornado knowledge
• Know how many tornadoes have occurred in your area
• Know the difference between a watch and a warning
• Learn how to deal with food and water impacted by floods and power outages
• Simply let friends/family know you’re safe with customizable “I’m Safe” notification sharable thru social media, text and email
• Let others know where you are with the Toolkit’s strobe light, flashlight and audible alert functions

Privacy policy: http://www.redcross.org/privacy-policy
EULA: http://www.redcross.org/m/mobile-apps/eula

Copyright © 2013-2014 The American National Red Cross

Recent changes:
Performance and stability improvements
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About Tornado - American Red Cross
**a Gizmodo App of the Day**
**On of the "Best New Android Apps From The Last 3 Weeks" (2/23/13 - 3/12/13)**

Get your family and home ready for a tornado. The American Red Cross tornado app is the complete solution you need to understand and prepare for a tornado and all that comes with it. With interactive quizzes and simple step-by-step advice it’s never been easier to be ready!

Ahora disponible en español.

Features:
• Easy to use Spanish language toggle to switch translation directly inside the app.
• Audible siren when NOAA issues a Tornado warning for any of your monitored locations letting you know when it’s time to go to your safe room plus an all-clear alert when the warning expires (Note: Alerts' sounds will NOT override if phone is on vibrate or in sleep mode)
• Simple step-by-step instructions to help you know what-to-do even if the cell towers and TVs are down. Prioritized actions for before, during, and after requires no mobile connectivity
• Help distant friends and family in tornado alley with ability to receive tornado watch and warning alerts based on their location from NOAA
• Red Cross location-based open shelters map for when you need it most
• Be ready should a tornado hit by learning how to assemble an emergency kit for your family in the event of power outage or evacuation
• Reduce your household’s stress and anxiety should a tornado hit by learning to make and practice an emergency plan
• Interactive quizzes allow you to earn badges that you can share with your friends and show off your tornado knowledge
• Know how many tornadoes have occurred in your area
• Know the difference between a watch and a warning
• Learn how to deal with food and water impacted by floods and power outages
• Simply let friends/family know you’re safe with customizable “I’m Safe” notification sharable thru social media, text and email
• Let others know where you are with the Toolkit’s strobe light, flashlight and audible alert functions

Privacy policy: http://www.redcross.org/privacy-policy
EULA: http://www.redcross.org/m/mobile-apps/eula

Copyright © 2013-2014 The American National Red Cross

Recent changes:
Performance and stability improvements

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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Thursday 12:22 PM
Can we get alerts when we aren't connected to internet? That would be appreciated, I didn't get alerts from last nights storm until this morning.
A Google User
Thursday 11:31 AM
Yeeeeeesssssssss I like to bug my parents with this
A Google User
Thursday 3:43 AM
Update is a failure! I loved this app it worked perfectly, until the update now I can get crap cuz it keeps force closing or unfortunately stops on a night that I have family in Oklahoma an Arkansas of which both states are being hit with tornado after tornado. FIX IT AN I'LL RERATE!!!!! Using on a Samsung S5 that is up to date.
A Google User
Thursday 2:03 AM
its a life saver its save me and my baby mama from a F5 tornado
A Google User
Thursday 2:02 AM
Weather map issues It's informative but the option where you can look at cloud/rain on the map just keeps crashing my HTC One M8 Android. Please help me and I'll rate 5 star! :)