AccuWeather Introduces Future Radar On Interactive Radar Maps

AccuWeather recently launched Future Radar, designed for mobile users in an appealing, interactive map display. The exclusive new feature is available on AccuWeather’s award-winning iOS app and Android app for U.S. users and is reviewing expansion plans to provide this unique feature across digital platforms and devices worldwide.

AccuWeather’s Future Radar provides the most accurate, localized updates on the movement and path of storms in a highly engaging visual map view. Users can now quickly and easily access detailed precipitation radar in the future to help them plan ahead and stay safe.

Future Radar significantly expands AccuWeather’s advanced weather map features by providing detailed, interactive forecasts on the progression and intensity of rain, snow, and ice, for the next two hours. By accessing maps, users can instantly see oncoming storms - through the use of vibrant colors, movement, and timeframe animation - in a modern, intuitive interface. The interactive maps also give users the ability to pan, zoom, and view the future movement and intensity of precipitation anywhere in the country.

AccuWeather’s Future Radar is free to users in the app store on popular smartphones, located in the map section. They are accessible by simply tapping the “View Map” icon option of the home screen and selecting “Future” Radar. Users can also instantly access Future Radar for their location from their AccuWeather app home screen.

“AccuWeather provides the most advanced, detailed local weather information with Superior Accuracy™,” said Steven Smith, President of Digital Media at AccuWeather. “New Future Radar expands AccuWeather’s unique, interactive weather experience in an appealing radar map view specially designed for mobile users, personalizing the weather so people can improve their lives.”

Throughout 54 years of meteorological scientific leadership, AccuWeather has led in global weather innovation, as the first to introduce AccuWeather MinuteCast®, AccUcast™, RealFeel® Temperature, Day By Day 90-Day Forecast, and much more.