51156 / July 20, 2018
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Description

wX is a free, no-ads, and open-source ( GNU GPLv3 ) advancedweather application that is geared towards storm chasers,meteorologists, and weather enthusiasts. NWS ( National WeatherService ) data is optimized for mobile format and provided fordivisions not normally covered together in the mobile space: SPC,WPC, NHC, OPC, etc. Level 3 and Level 2 Nexrad radar ( single,dual, quad pane ) are provided and displayed using the mobilevariant of OpenGL. This weather app is not affiliated with NOAA orthe National Weather Service. If you *only* need current conditionsand your local 7 day forecast then this app is probably more thenyou need although it will easily provide those 2 things as well. Ifyou are looking for wasted screen real estate or fancy graphicsthis app is not for you. Given the depth of information coveredthere is a steep learning curve if you seek to use the program init's entirety, help information is available and touched on below.Common weather acronyms are used throughout so you should befamiliar with those as well. Currently United States locations aresupported. Canada is also supported but is be considered in Betafor now.HELP is available from the main menu and by tapping on anytext in the settings activities. - Current forecast, 7 dayconditions, sounding data for an unlimited number of locations fromNWS.- Customizable home screen- (Android only) Tiles can berearranged by long press and then drag and drop on Tabs: SPC, MISC,and IMAGES- OpenGL based Nexrad radar interface with numerousoptions. Level 2 in the lowest tilt for base reflectivity/velocityis also available. 2 pane and 4 pane version also available in MISCtab.- Optimized text product viewer for easy access to AFD,HWO andothers from any NWS WFO.- Vis/IR/WV/Radar mosaic viewer ( withanimations ).- Widgets ( nexrad radar, radar mosaic, vis, afd/hwo)- SPC products ( such as Watches/MCDs/ConvectiveOutlooks/Mesoanalysis )- WPC products- Weather models- NHCproducts(Android only) Notifications:- Local alerts- MCDs impactingyour location- MPDs impacting your location- Convective outlooksfor your location- US MCD/Watches- US tornadoes- US MCD- US MPD-NHC Atlantic and EPAC advisoriesNOTE about Canada: Canadianlocations can be added under Settings -> Location -> "plus"symbol but you need to access the options under the sub-menu. Youcan also use the main search bar at the top but for now you mustuse a suggested location and can't add an arbitrarylocation.Requirements: Android 4.1 or higher with 1GB of memory ata minimum ( recommended ). Access required: App needs access toYour Location, Network Communication, Systems tools ( run atstart-up for alerts ).Suggestions / bug reports alwayswelcomed.This app is licensed under the following license availableonline at ( and in source codezip):http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-3.0.htmlFAQat:https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OQrviP10XBvQZ7QKh5R4bsd72ZKffK5f0ISRuCaSk5k/edit?usp=sharingSourcecodeat:https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B9OogdTO1kXqYzktaHZzdGdQSEk&usp=sharinghttps://app.box.com/wX37Releasenotesat:https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B9OogdTO1kXqcVJwekpwemFwSXM

App Information wX

  • App Name
    wX
  • Package Name
    joshuatee.wx
  • Updated
    July 20, 2018
  • File Size
    19M
  • Requires Android
    Android 4.1 and up
  • Version
    51156
  • Developer
    Joshua Tee
  • Installs
    10,000+
  • Price
    Free
  • Category
    Weather
  • Developer
  • Google Play Link

wX Version History

Select wX Version :
  • 3.7675 (675)
  • wX 3.7675 APK File

    Publish Date: 2016 /3/28
    Requires Android: Android 4.2+ (Jelly Bean, API: 17)
    File Size: 12.8 MB
    Tested on: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow, API: 23)
    File Sha1: 99f851ef9e8870921ab7ed35b6946d42ece5c1b1
    APK Signature: 10a27e00b2ce04e54f37e8d770a61c70bfa7bdfe

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wX 51156 APK
Joshua Tee
wX is a free, no-ads, and open-source ( GNU GPLv3 ) advancedweather application that is geared towards storm chasers,meteorologists, and weather enthusiasts. NWS ( National WeatherService ) data is optimized for mobile format and provided fordivisions not normally covered together in the mobile space: SPC,WPC, NHC, OPC, etc. Level 3 and Level 2 Nexrad radar ( single,dual, quad pane ) are provided and displayed using the mobilevariant of OpenGL. This weather app is not affiliated with NOAA orthe National Weather Service. If you *only* need current conditionsand your local 7 day forecast then this app is probably more thenyou need although it will easily provide those 2 things as well. Ifyou are looking for wasted screen real estate or fancy graphicsthis app is not for you. Given the depth of information coveredthere is a steep learning curve if you seek to use the program init's entirety, help information is available and touched on below.Common weather acronyms are used throughout so you should befamiliar with those as well. Currently United States locations aresupported. Canada is also supported but is be considered in Betafor now.HELP is available from the main menu and by tapping on anytext in the settings activities. - Current forecast, 7 dayconditions, sounding data for an unlimited number of locations fromNWS.- Customizable home screen- (Android only) Tiles can berearranged by long press and then drag and drop on Tabs: SPC, MISC,and IMAGES- OpenGL based Nexrad radar interface with numerousoptions. Level 2 in the lowest tilt for base reflectivity/velocityis also available. 2 pane and 4 pane version also available in MISCtab.- Optimized text product viewer for easy access to AFD,HWO andothers from any NWS WFO.- Vis/IR/WV/Radar mosaic viewer ( withanimations ).- Widgets ( nexrad radar, radar mosaic, vis, afd/hwo)- SPC products ( such as Watches/MCDs/ConvectiveOutlooks/Mesoanalysis )- WPC products- Weather models- NHCproducts(Android only) Notifications:- Local alerts- MCDs impactingyour location- MPDs impacting your location- Convective outlooksfor your location- US MCD/Watches- US tornadoes- US MCD- US MPD-NHC Atlantic and EPAC advisoriesNOTE about Canada: Canadianlocations can be added under Settings -> Location -> "plus"symbol but you need to access the options under the sub-menu. Youcan also use the main search bar at the top but for now you mustuse a suggested location and can't add an arbitrarylocation.Requirements: Android 4.1 or higher with 1GB of memory ata minimum ( recommended ). Access required: App needs access toYour Location, Network Communication, Systems tools ( run atstart-up for alerts ).Suggestions / bug reports alwayswelcomed.This app is licensed under the following license availableonline at ( and in source codezip):http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-3.0.htmlFAQat:https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OQrviP10XBvQZ7QKh5R4bsd72ZKffK5f0ISRuCaSk5k/edit?usp=sharingSourcecodeat:https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B9OogdTO1kXqYzktaHZzdGdQSEk&usp=sharinghttps://app.box.com/wX37Releasenotesat:https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B9OogdTO1kXqcVJwekpwemFwSXM
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