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Severe weather warnings in your area (screenshots)

If you live in an area with frequent or seasonal severe weather, Storm Shield is a good app to have around for updates about your immediate location.

Paul Hughes

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Choose your prefered map layout

Choose from standard, satellite, and hybrid views, and toggle radar for your area.
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See weather for your location

Get a closer look at the weather for your specific location.
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Turn on Location Tracking

Location Tracking will drain your battery a bit faster, but you can set the accuracy (or turn it off) to offset some of the drain.
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Set alerts for your area

Your area may get tornadoes, but you're not worried too much about fog. Set Storm Shield to alert you of weather that is pertinent to your location.
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Customize to your liking

Touch the settings button in the upper left to add locations, show nationwide Radar and SPC Outlooks, and add alerts.
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View the latest outlooks

SPC Outlooks give you up-to-the-minute warnings so you can stay ahead of the storm.

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