WDAM launches new weather app for Android, iPhone

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - WDAM-TV has launched a second smartphone application, this time designed to be used specifically to keep up with the weather while on-the-go.

The new app, WDAM Radar, is available now on Android smartphones.

It 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

Download the app now from the Android market, or by clicking on this link: http://goo.gl/3xfky

It is also available for the iPhone at this link: http://goo.gl/1mSuu

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