WGN Weather

WGN Weather


When in doubt, Chicago turns to WGN-TV chief meteorologist Tom Skilling and his team to understand the weather. With the Chicago Weather Center app, you will have the latest forecasts and reports on current conditions from Chicago's superman of meteorology with you wherever you go.

Features

• Highly responsive interactive map optimized for 3G and WiFi performance
• Vertical and horizontal map display with looping
• NOWrad, the gold standard for radar in the weather industry
• Highest resolution satellite cloud imagery available
• Exclusive patent pending Road Weather Index
• Color coded weather alerts arranged by severity
• Fully integrated GPS for current location awareness
• Integrated compass overlay
• Most accurate 10 day forecasts with both daily and hourly detail
• Ability to easily save your favorite locations
• Full featured and user tested
• Weather Widget for unlock page
• Earthquake Plotting
• Storm Track Plotting
• Tropical Track Plotting
• Status bar alert acknowledgement
• Alerts over map on/off switch in settings
• Additional Small Widget
• Widget Configuration (Daily or Hourly view)
• Watch/Warning (Alert) boxes on map.
• Spanish language support; NOTE: Language used in the app will reflect the overall language being used for the device
• Ability to acknowledge Alerts from within the app
• Audio, LED, and vibrate for Alert Notifications
• Feature tips to help users more fully take advantage of app features
• User controllable alerts - Allow the selection of all alerts or just critical alerts
• Single activity scrolling menu
• Future Radar
• Satellite/Radar combined layer

Recent changes:
We’ve added an option to toggle between two map looks. You can find it in the Settings menu.
You can now see multiple map alert categories on the map
Improved data handling in poor reception areas.
Fixed a bug that was causing the app widget to disappear on the Samsung Galaxy S4.
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Free
86
4.3
User ratings
1162
Installs
100,000+
Concerns
2
File size
6462 kb
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About WGN Weather
When in doubt, Chicago turns to WGN-TV chief meteorologist Tom Skilling and his team to understand the weather. With the Chicago Weather Center app, you will have the latest forecasts and reports on current conditions from Chicago's superman of meteorology with you wherever you go.

Features

• Highly responsive interactive map optimized for 3G and WiFi performance
• Vertical and horizontal map display with looping
• NOWrad, the gold standard for radar in the weather industry
• Highest resolution satellite cloud imagery available
• Exclusive patent pending Road Weather Index
• Color coded weather alerts arranged by severity
• Fully integrated GPS for current location awareness
• Integrated compass overlay
• Most accurate 10 day forecasts with both daily and hourly detail
• Ability to easily save your favorite locations
• Full featured and user tested
• Weather Widget for unlock page
• Earthquake Plotting
• Storm Track Plotting
• Tropical Track Plotting
• Status bar alert acknowledgement
• Alerts over map on/off switch in settings
• Additional Small Widget
• Widget Configuration (Daily or Hourly view)
• Watch/Warning (Alert) boxes on map.
• Spanish language support; NOTE: Language used in the app will reflect the overall language being used for the device
• Ability to acknowledge Alerts from within the app
• Audio, LED, and vibrate for Alert Notifications
• Feature tips to help users more fully take advantage of app features
• User controllable alerts - Allow the selection of all alerts or just critical alerts
• Single activity scrolling menu
• Future Radar
• Satellite/Radar combined layer

Recent changes:
We’ve added an option to toggle between two map looks. You can find it in the Settings menu.
You can now see multiple map alert categories on the map
Improved data handling in poor reception areas.
Fixed a bug that was causing the app widget to disappear on the Samsung Galaxy S4.

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A Google User
Sunday 1:54 PM
Wgn Weather
A Google User
Aug 7, 2014
Does exactly what you hope Living in the Chicagoland area, there is no better app for up to the minute weather..
A Google User
Jul 31, 2014
Stopped My map no longer shows rain areas
A Google User
Jul 29, 2014
Worked before i ipdate.....now i just het a black screem. However prior to update i could not get the blog postings
A Google User
Jul 26, 2014
Stopped working Can no longer determine location. Un/reinstall did not fix.