Storm Shield

Storm Shield


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(4 stars)


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10,000 - 50,000 downloads

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Severe weather alerts for your exact location. Storm Shield Weather Radio gives you storm-based alerts for tornado, hurricane, flood, thunderstorm, winter storm seasons and other life-threatening weather events via voice and push notification.

Storm-based or polygon alerts help reduce false alarms by alerting you to severe weather based on your exact location within a county. Most other apps and sources still use county-based alerts (meaning you'd get an alert even if your location in the county is not within the threatened area).

What people are saying:
* Storm Shield "alerted our family of the Broken Arrow, OK tornado, faster than the TV and tornado sirens." - Robyn, Broken Arrow, OK resident

* "I was in Oklahoma City during the tornado... we were right in its path. Your app literally was a life saver." - dcalk12

Additional features include:
* Get NOAA alerts no matter where you are in the United States.

* See Hurricane and Tropical Storm forecast tracks from the National Weather Service (NWC).

* See where NOAA watches and warnings are issued by switching between map overlays.

* Save five additional locations to make sure friends and family at home, work, or out of state stay safe.

* Voice alerts can wake you in the middle of the night or give you information when you can't stop to look at your phone.

* School Closings for Baltimore, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Denver, Detroit, Indianapolis, Kansas City, and Tulsa.

* Watch live video streams when available (usually during local coverage of severe weather in Scripps TV markets, listed below. Due to compatibility issues in older version of the Android OS, Live Video is only available for Android 4.0 and above.)

* Current Conditions, 7-Day Forecast, and Hourly Forecasts

* View weather photos and submit your own weather photos (available for Scripps television and newspaper markets).

* Share a view of your map screen to let friends and family know where severe weather is happening, especially if it affects their location.

Battery tips:
* Storm Shield is designed to make a negligible impact on your battery.

* Turn off Location Tracking and instead set one of your five locations to where you are most often.

* You can throttle up or down Storm Shield's Location Tracking to balance location accuracy and battery life.

Storm Shield is made possible by The E.W. Scripps Company, including WCPO Cincinnati, KNXV ABC15 Phoenix, WEWS Newsnet5 Cleveland, WXYZ Detroit, KJRH Tulsa, KMGH ABC7 Denver, KGTV ABC10 San Diego, KERO 23 Bakersfield, WMAR ABC2 Baltimore, WFTS ABCActionNews Tampa, WPTV News Channel 5 West Palm Beach, WRTV RTV6 The IndyChannel Indianapolis, KSHB 41 Action News Kansas City.

Get tips, updates and more on our Storm Shield Facebook page.

Visit our support page for FAQs.

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Recently changed in this version

Ver. 2.7.11
Bug fixes and performance enhancements

Comments and ratings for Storm Shield
  • (66 stars)

    by Brian Clark on 05/07/2014

    Best weather app

  • (66 stars)

    by Brother Pastor on 02/07/2014

    I love it. I know you will too. Buy it. It's worth it to save lives possibly.

  • (66 stars)

    by Shawn Pullman on 02/07/2014

    This application's greatest potential is at night when I am asleep. But I have noticed that it is hard to hear. I hear the alarm but cannot hear the explanation of the warning.

  • (66 stars)

    by MATT DIXON on 01/07/2014

    Great App. Worth the money.

  • (66 stars)

    by Helen Jane Black on 30/06/2014

    Wonderful app to warn of weather concerns and to keep abreast of the weather wherever you may be!

  • (66 stars)

    by Kimbirly Vasi on 27/06/2014

    This is an amazing app! I get alerts for all kinds of incoming severe weather! I choose which alerts I want, from fog to thunderstorms to hail and tornado watches and warnings and much much more! Tons of other great features! A must have app!!

  • (66 stars)

    by Jim Hardman on 25/06/2014

    Difficult to navigate & select options. Could use pull-down menus..