Yahoo Weather for iOS Adds Breaking Rain or Snow Alerts for Canada and Beyond

Yahoo Weather for iOS has now gained worldwide breaking weather alerts for rain and snow. The company says 15 minutes prior to rain or now, users will get a push notification to their phone.

The company says they “took some major steps to overhaul the way we determine and serve forecasts. The app will even zoom in on microclimates.”

What’s New in Version 1.8
Introducing new weather alerts around the world!

Yahoo Weather, our beautiful and intuitive weather app, will alert you 15 minutes before rain or snow is expected so you can grab your jacket, boots and umbrella!

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Yahoo’s Associate Product Manager of Mobile Weather, Shenglong Gao, confirmed with iPhone in Canada alerts will be supported in our country, and detailed how he personally tested it out last week in Toronto. Let us know how this works out for you!

Click here to download Yahoo Weather for iOS in the App Store.