swackett

swackett


** UPDATED: You spoke, we listened. swackett version 1.1.0 now includes the Home Screen Widgets and the Android Action Bar!

The Visual Weather Report

swackett® is a fun new way to look at the weather. We convert complex weather data to easily-understood, visual weather reports designed for people of every age. Our unique approach is to combine raw weather data (current conditions, radar, and detailed forecasts) with thoughtfully crafted people symbols (called “peeps”) who always appear appropriately dressed for the weather.

If it happens to be cold outside, swackett® peeps appear dressed in winter hats, coats and boots. A hot, sunny day? swackett® peeps appear wearing shorts and sunglasses — and they even remember to bring along drinking water and sunblock. Rain? swackett® peeps appear with rain jackets and an umbrella.

This is a fun, fresh and truly useful weather report experience for people of any age.

Forecasts and Imagery

• Current weather details
• Visual forecasts for today, tonight and tomorrow
• Hourly forecasts for the next 24 hours
• Daily forecasts for the next 5 days
• Local, regional, state and national full-motion radar images (where available) with rain, ice and snow color mapping
• Smart watches and warnings

Comprehensive Weather Details

• Temperature and “real feel” temperature
• Humidity
• Dew point
• Wind speed and directions
• Sunrise and sunset
• Precipitation amounts for rain, ice and snow
• Percent probability of precipitation

Special Features

• swackett Editions to keep forecasts fresh and fun
• Seamless multi-platform location synchronization (Mac, iPhone, iPad, Web).
• The ability to share forecasts via Facebook, Twitter and email


swackett® is the simplest, most easy to understand, most accurate weather forecast available. swackett’s Visual Weather Report is enjoyed by design-savvy professionals of every discipline, educators, students, the very young (and very old) and just about everyone in between.

swackett® is available for free (supported via mobile ads).

Recent changes:
• UPDATED: Supports Home Screen Widgets
• UPDATED: Supports Android Action Bar
• Smoother Ad Experience
• Ability to Purchase Ad-Free Update (in-app)
• Faster location of closest weather station
• More clothing suggestions based on weather conditions
• More activity suggestions based on weather conditions
• Smart caching is now even smarter
• Performance enhancements across the board
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About swackett
** UPDATED: You spoke, we listened. swackett version 1.1.0 now includes the Home Screen Widgets and the Android Action Bar!

The Visual Weather Report

swackett® is a fun new way to look at the weather. We convert complex weather data to easily-understood, visual weather reports designed for people of every age. Our unique approach is to combine raw weather data (current conditions, radar, and detailed forecasts) with thoughtfully crafted people symbols (called “peeps”) who always appear appropriately dressed for the weather.

If it happens to be cold outside, swackett® peeps appear dressed in winter hats, coats and boots. A hot, sunny day? swackett® peeps appear wearing shorts and sunglasses — and they even remember to bring along drinking water and sunblock. Rain? swackett® peeps appear with rain jackets and an umbrella.

This is a fun, fresh and truly useful weather report experience for people of any age.

Forecasts and Imagery

• Current weather details
• Visual forecasts for today, tonight and tomorrow
• Hourly forecasts for the next 24 hours
• Daily forecasts for the next 5 days
• Local, regional, state and national full-motion radar images (where available) with rain, ice and snow color mapping
• Smart watches and warnings

Comprehensive Weather Details

• Temperature and “real feel” temperature
• Humidity
• Dew point
• Wind speed and directions
• Sunrise and sunset
• Precipitation amounts for rain, ice and snow
• Percent probability of precipitation

Special Features

• swackett Editions to keep forecasts fresh and fun
• Seamless multi-platform location synchronization (Mac, iPhone, iPad, Web).
• The ability to share forecasts via Facebook, Twitter and email


swackett® is the simplest, most easy to understand, most accurate weather forecast available. swackett’s Visual Weather Report is enjoyed by design-savvy professionals of every discipline, educators, students, the very young (and very old) and just about everyone in between.

swackett® is available for free (supported via mobile ads).

Recent changes:
• UPDATED: Supports Home Screen Widgets
• UPDATED: Supports Android Action Bar
• Smoother Ad Experience
• Ability to Purchase Ad-Free Update (in-app)
• Faster location of closest weather station
• More clothing suggestions based on weather conditions
• More activity suggestions based on weather conditions
• Smart caching is now even smarter
• Performance enhancements across the board

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A Google User
Aug 30, 2014
Fun Interesting way to get the weather. Best radar I've found, that works.
A Google User
Aug 18, 2014
Your app is bad and you should feel bad Keep receiving connection errors. Restarting it gets me through the first one until it starts failing at the peers screen. It just seems very inefficient and poorly made.
A Google User
Jun 20, 2014
Great App except for constant logins I would love to give this app a five-star rating for its great features and design but the login requirement every couple of days is just annoying. Don't nobody got time for all dat! Lol. I'm trying out a different app bc of it.
A Google User
May 13, 2014
Love it Nice clean, minimal interface design. Love the 'feels like' temperature and the clothing recommendations help me decide what to wear :) Would recommend!
A Google User
May 12, 2014
Im getting really bored of the outfits..my S4 wont update to version 2