The Weather Channel: Forecast

Member of the AppleVis Editorial Team

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Description of App: 

Enjoy the best day possible with the most accurate forecast available. When you see the world through weather, It's Amazing Out There. Favorite features:• Trusted forecasts help you plan your day, week, or even the next hour.• Social weather: Share your weather conditions with us! We will use that information to identify hard-to-predict spots to improve the forecast for those areas. Plus, whenever you report your weather, you can take and share a photo of your current weather. We’ll keep track of them so you’ll have a personalized weather history.• Incredibly fast and accurate maps offer past and future radar.• Push alerts & badges help make sure you know about the severe weather around you.• From big storms to bizarre findings, stay up-to-date with the latest weather news and videos.• Seasonal tools, like our airport delays module, cold and flu module, and pollen alerts, help you plan around the weather.• Beautiful and easy to use. Perfectly aligned to the iOS 7 aesthetic.• Amazing background photos match your location and current weather conditions.• Navigation: swipe right to left to browse your saved locations, or swipe up and down to view the detailed forecasts and news stories.• Check out detailed weather conditions by tapping the circle on the main screen. We have “feels like” temperature, sunrise time, sunset time, wind speed, humidity, UV index, visibility, dew point, and pressure.To learn more about this new app, watch our demo video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oAPpUK7H1cw&feature=em-share_video_userDon’t forget to check us out at weather.com and follow us on Twitter @weatherchannel for the latest breaking news. Your WEATHER wherever, whenever, and however you want it.We love when you take the time to provide us with your feedback. Please submit all questions and comments to http://feedback.weather.comYou can find our privacy policy at http://www.weather.com/common/home/privacy.htmlSUPPORTS iOS 7.0 AND ABOVE 

Apple Watch Support: 

Not Known

Version: 

6.1

Free or Paid: 

Free

Device(s) App Was Tested On: 

iPhone

Accessibility Comments: 

Its pretty ugly. Although, you can make out things on it. For the most part it isn't be something I would want to spend time figuring out. So it can be used if you want to tolerant the inaccessible items.

VoiceOver Performance: 

VoiceOver reads most page elements.

Button Labeling: 

Most buttons are clearly labeled.

Usability: 

There are some accessibility issues with this app, but it can still be used if you are willing to tolerate these issues and learn how to work around them.

Developer's Twitter Username: 

@weatherchannel