Product and technology updates from the Weather Underground. Great new things are coming!
By: Product Team, 9:27 PM GMT on June 19, 2015
We’re excited to announce a powerful new way to view rain, snow, and everything in between on wunderground.com. We’ve been working with a new high resolution data set that provides a short term forecast for precipitation start and stop times as well as expected intensity.
Our new 6-hr Precipitation Forecast page provides a detailed look at precip to help you plan for what’s coming. Follow along with red numbered cir...
By: Product Team, 9:49 PM GMT on June 04, 2015
Hi, neighbor. This is Matt Aronoff, iOS developer (here’s a pic of Matt doing a thing),
and Aryn Shelander, UX designer (here’s a pic of Aryn upside down).
Recently, we released version 5.0 of the Weather Underground iOS app. To celebrate, we thought we’d talk through some of the decisions we made in design and implementation. Like a director’s commentary track for the app.
By: Product Team, 4:31 PM GMT on April 16, 2015
We’ve been working on clearly defining our alerts so that you can more quickly identify the level of threat of an alert within your region. Previously, all weather alerts were treated with the same style. Now, we’ve categorized our weather alerts into 5 levels of severity. The highest 2 levels, reserved for weather events that broadly threaten life and property, will now appear on your forecast page in a saturated red or orange ...
By: Product Team, 6:08 PM GMT on April 10, 2015
As part of our continued efforts to make the site more valuable for our users, we’re rolling out a newly redesigned homepage that refocuses on what matters most: the weather. After speaking to many current and new users about the previous homepage, we’ve added more data, more functionality, and better interactivity throughout the page. With an emphasis on Weather Underground’s PWS network, the redesigned homepage aims to connect our users with the data that ...
By: Product Team, 9:17 PM GMT on April 02, 2015
Hello! We've been hard at work on the new homepage. You can check out the new homepage here
Please leave feedback by clicking on the feedback tab on the beta site or commenting below.
WU Product Team
Updated: 9:29 PM GMT on April 02, 2015