The Weather Network for iPad Gets New iOS 7 Redesign and Features

The Weather Network has officially announced a brand new app for Apple’s iPad, redesigned for iOS 7. The new update also brings new features such as a dynamic dashboard, weather alerts for saved locations, better video content and better layers to the weather map (which includes traffic flow and lightning detection). 

What’s New in Version 3.0.38

  • Totally redesigned look and feel, made specifically for iOS 7
  • Dynamic dashboard with localized content for selected locations
  • Weather alerts issued for saved locations in Canada, United States and the United Kingdom
  • Richer video content, including live streaming and specialized content
  • New map layers: You can now layer our radar, satellite, lightning and traffic flow (provided by Beat the Traffic) all at once

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The new dynamic dashboard can update and follow you based on your location plus allow up to 20 saved favourite locations. 

In a statement, Gita Ashar, Director of Mobile Applications and Emerging Technologies at The Weather Network said there are over 5 million iOS app users to date. When asked when these new features would be coming to the iPhone, we were told they are iPad-only for now.

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