2.5 now available
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Watch the PYKL3Radar Introduction video
Version 2.5 Press Release
PYKL3 Radar is the most advanced Android weather radar display app available cutting edge customization and data display options. If you live in the USA, and are on the go, this is the app to have for anyone who is affected by weather. No static images here, these are the raw data displayed on a dynamically generated map. No matter if one is just attending an outdoor event or in the path of a tropical cyclone or line of severe thunderstorms, PYKL3 Radar delivers data to your device with a clear and accurate picture of the storm along with official warnings and your own location*. It truly provides weather data when you need it...where you need it. Not convinced, just look at what others are saying in Facebook, Twitter, and the PYKL3Radar forums!
Check out these unsolicited reviews of the product AND the user reviews in Google Play. The users tell it like it is!
"Love it I have always been into weather and use this on my boat with no problems. Support is great. The only problem is now I have to get one for my wife to get my phone back."
"Storm chaser approved. Best radar app I've ever seen in mobile. Great for storm chasers."
"Nowhere else is there a more customizable radar AND general weather application for Android devices"
The users have spoken! PYKL3 Radar is the premier weather radar and information application on Android devices from mobiles to tablets.
Timely and accurate, PYKL3 uses the same data used by National Weather Service meteorologists to make warning decisions
- Supports AllisonHouse Level 3 data plus lightning(requires Storm Hunter or Storm Chaser package)
- Detailed vector roads enhance situational awareness
- Tornado, Severe Thunderstorm, and Flash Flood warnings are plotted right on the map along with your location
- View satellite imagery centered on your location (Visible, Infrared, and Water Vapor)
- National overview radar map
- Access virtually any National Weather Service text product quickly
- SpotterNetwork built into the app. View and send position updates
- Quickly submit SpotterNetwork reports and more via the exclusive GesturePad
- Multiple overlays included including State, counties, urban areas, NWS County Warning Areas, and more
Anyone who is serious about weather from Emergency Managers to storm chasers will find PYKL3 Radar an invaluable tool.
The new version 2.4 allows users to display storm tracks as well as radar algorithm estimates of hail size and in storm circulation and tornado vortex signatures. Never before has so much vital information been possible on an Android device. See the help page for some insight into what all the symbols represent.
Images here are shown with optional third-party provider features. For a listing of what requires a subscription to one of two alternate third party providers, see here. You'll quickly see that no subscription is required for a VERY informative piece of software
Zooming out provides a continental USA view with warnings displayed in real time. These warning data are updated every minute so you always have the latest information available. In this image, severe thunderstorm warnings are yellow and tornado warnings are in red.
Hail was estimated up to two inches in diameter and severeal areas are shown with a severe thunderstorm warnings in progress. Notice the areas of storm level circulation depicted by the purple circles.
For best results, consider a subscription to AllisonHouse.com or CaprockWeather.com**
A third party subscription is not required for radar, warnings, or surface plots
* On board GPS or network based positioning required. WiFi or data connection required.
**CaprockWeather continues to develop their infrastructure and capabilities for more information and are not yet offering subscriptions but offer other alternatives at present. Email them at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.