The Met Office have released their weather forecast app onto the Android Market. It has been available for iOS for a while. But hey good things come to those who wait.
The market description for the app expalins exactly what it can do.
“Get your forecasts on the go with the official Met Office weather application
As the UK’s national meteorological service, the Met Office provides the most accurate and reliable weather forecasts on TV and radio, in print, and online. Now, you can get our forecasts wherever you go with the Met Office Android application.
• 5-day forecasts
• National severe weather warnings
• Daily weather maps
• Save and access your favourite locations
• Three-hourly forecasts out to five days ahead
• Probability of precipitation
• UV forecast maps
• Feels like temperature
• Interactive weather maps
• More detailed weather warning information
Please note the map layers will work best over 3G or WiFi.
There is a known issue on some devices accessing the surface pressure map layer, this will be resolved in a future update.
Please check our website www.metoffice.gov.uk for more information about our services and application updates.”
I have installed the app and it quite accurately told me that it wasn’t raining!
Link – Android Market