It uses the phone’s location to determine if there are weather alerts in your area. It is listed for just $9.99 and is one of those “must-have” apps, especially during storm season.
Here’s the iTunes link:
The iMapWeather Radio app features timely video, voice forecasts, verbal, and/or textual severe weather early warnings including the following:
Receive a “wake up call” voice from the National Weather Service during severe weather events
- Weather maps
Interactive local radar maps showing your location relative to emergency warnings.
- Multiple locations
Receive precise notifications for your location and up to four other locations
- Video Programming
Check in with local TV severe weather programming with real-time streaming video from your local television stations (where available).
For more info see the following video on the iMapWeather Radio app.