Hurricane by American Red Cross is rated as one of the top hurricane tracking apps, making sure you have all the latest information.
Get yourself prepared for severe weather by using this app to stay on top of all the current conditions. Conditions will be monitored throughout the storm so you can stay informed and aware of what you should be doing to stay safe. If you happen to live in an area with severe storms that often turn into hurricanes, this is a must-have app.
Features of this app go much further than just giving you the weather details. As well there are step-by-step instructions on what you should do before, during, and after a hurricane. What's great is that you can access these instructions even without an Internet connection.
The app will monitor not just hurricanes but also tornados and floods. The app employs location-based notifications that come from NOAA.
If you're in a storm chances are loved ones will be worried about you so use the "I'm Safe" alert that you can post on Twitter, Facebook, and send by text and email. The app will also help you locate Red Cross shelters.
It's always wise to plan ahead so the app gives you a list of items to gather for an emergency kit and even has a strobe light, audible alert, and flashlight built into the functions.
Hurricane by American Red Cross was updated on Jan. 22, 2013 and currently has 55 customer ratings with an average rating of four and a half out of five stars.
This app was so much more than just a weather app. I really enjoyed the tips, instructions, and functions built in here all designed to keep you safe during severe weather.
For: iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad with iOS 5.0 or later