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Forecast Bar 3.0 – Accurate, local live weather and forecasts.

Appked/ Productivity/on 2017-09-07 08:53

Forecast Bar 3.0

Forecast Bar, powered by Forecast.io, offers hyper-accurate, hyper-local live weather and forecasts right in your menu bar. With beautiful background images matching current weather conditions and time of day, along with a simple and clean interface, you will find yourself checking the weather non-stop!

  • Tapping on Forecast Bar opens up a gorgeous panel full of rich and relevant weather information, including:
    • Current conditions, with current, feels like, high, and low temperatures, as well as relative humidity
    • A succinct description of the weather for the next hour, and next 24 hours
    • Rich, animated charts showing temperature and rain forecasts
    • When rain is detected in the next hour, an animated chart showing rain intensity
    • 5 day forecast, with high and low temperatures and weather conditions
    • Stunning animated icons for each weather condition
    • Full description of all local NWS severe weather alerts (U.S. only), including Notification Center support
  • Tapping again on the forecast displays a rich, animated panel with additional information, including:
    • Current wind conditions with an animated compass
    • Dew point and humidity readings, with a “mugginess” animated gauge
    • Pressure indicator with trend information
    • Sunrise and sunset times for the day
    • Visibility reading
  • Other features:
    • You can also tap on any day’s forecast to see a full 24 hour temperature and precipitation chart.
    • Forecast Bar offers full support for light and dark menu bar modes, and carefully conserves your computer’s power.
    • Forecast Bar automatically uses your location, or allows you to type in any location to get weather reports.


WHAT’S NEW

Version 3.0:

  • New option to hide the 8 hour forecast chart in favor of a simpler daily summary like our iOS app (Preferences > Appearance > Show Today's Forecast As)
  • Added ability to share severe weather alerts or view them in your browser
  • Wind gusts are now shown throughout the app
  • Better matched our menu bar font and icons to system colors
  • Added ability to scroll daily forecasts on main panel
  • Added Dew Point and Humidity as new options for custom summary
  • View our other apps in Preferences > Other Apps
  • Fix for wind direction arrows in detailed hourly forecasts
  • Several fixes to ensure better reliability with iOS sync, as well as added a link to our FAQ


REQUIREMENTS

OS X 10.10 or later, 64-bit processor


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