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February 20, 2014

Weather Underground's Interactive WunderMap® Application Now Available on iPhone and iPod touch

Users Have the Ability to Take their Storm Tracking On the Go with Weather Underground’s Latest WunderMap® Application 

SAN FRANCISCO – Weather Underground, the world’s first online weather service announces today the release of its popular WunderMap® application for both iPhone and iPod Touch. Now savvy storm trackers and weather enthusiasts alike can access WunderMap®, while on the go.

Initially released in 2010, the WunderMap® app is a favorite among weather enthusiasts who seek the most up-to-date animated radar, storm tracks and weather data plotted and overlaid on an interactive map interface. With the new WunderMap® app, users can choose from a variety of weather layers, including current conditions from one of the 33,000+ weather stations, severe weather warnings, animated radar and satellite imagery, live webcam images, hurricane tracks, wildfires, and more.

“WunderMap has gone through several iterations since its original launch. We’ve taken the feedback from our users and implemented more intuitive navigation, faster load times, and additional filters to deliver all the data you need, in a beautifully simplified interface, says Allan Hui, Vice President of Product at Weather Underground.

Even when there isn’t severe weather present, the WunderMap® app is a great way for mobile users to view weather conditions around the globe. Whether it’s tapping into one of the thousands of weather stations to view real-time conditions or enjoying a beautiful sunset captured by one of the webcams, the WunderMap® app provides a truly unique weather experience.

In addition to bringing the application to iPhone and iPod Touch, all of the new features have been added to enhance the current WunderMap® iPad and tablet apps.

The latest features of the app include:

  • All new design for iOS 7
  • Faster load times of radar and satellite imagery
  • Enhanced webcam experience with full-screen capability, traffic-cam access
  • Customizable location presets and favorites
  • New map interface options
  • Free to download in iTunes Store
  • Ad-free membership upgrade available for $1.99

For additional information on the app, please contact press@wunderground.com