SkyGuard® Mobile Delivers Site-Specific Weather Warnings to Cell Phones, Tablets and More

SkyGuard® Mobile

When seconds count in severe weather, SkyGuard Mobile ensures a swift response by delivering site-specific severe weather warnings directly into the hands of the end user – combined with quick and direct access to their organization’s standard operating procedures for that type of weather emergency.

SkyGuard Mobile – our patented technology – gives enterprise users constant access to the information they need for preparing and responding to severe weather, whether in the office, at a job site, or traveling across the country.

Created and issued by AccuWeather’s own meteorologists, who monitor your locations and assets 24/7/365, SkyGuard Warnings alert you when your locations or assets will be impacted by severe weather.

SkyGuard Mobile provides severe weather coverage for:

  • A fixed location or locations, such as a factory or store.
  • Pre-defined geographic areas, such as a service footprint.
  • Segments, such as highways or pipelines.
  • Moving assets, where the warning follows the phone or other mobile device wherever it is carried by crews in the field

SkyGuard Severe Weather Warnings – the most timely and accurate available – are based on each client’s specific criteria. Among the conditions for which warnings are available are tornadoeslightningheavy rainflash floodingsnowicehailwinds and extreme temperatures.

With SkyGuard Mobile you can:

  • Receive notifications proactively sent to you when SkyGuard Warnings or public warnings are issued, and when lightning is nearby.
  • Have quick access to your organization’s standard operating procedures matching the warnings that are issued.
  • Confirm receipt of SkyGuard Warnings from your iOS device. If receipt is not confirmed within two minutes, An AccuWeather meteorologist can follow-up to ensure you are notified. 
  • Pan, zoom and animate the highest resolution, most up-to-date radar – as well as displays of the latest lightning strikes for accurate situational awareness.
  • Customize settings to match the information delivered to user job responsibilities.

SkyGuard Mobile supports the iPhone 3GS or later, iPad 2 or later and 4th generation and newer iPod Touch running iOS 6 and above. A cellular network or WiFi connection is necessary to use this application.

SkyGuard service from AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions, including SkyGuard Mobile licensing, is required in order to use this application.

Contact an account executive today for more information!