AccuWeather is now letting people view the latest weather forecasts virtually


As Oculus and Samsung retain to look for more companions to develop gear VR apps, apparently they idea a virtual fact weather app would be compelling. Or maybe this became truely AccuWeather’s concept. Either manner, AccuWeather has posted an app for the equipment VR, titled ‘weather for life.’

The app will offer customers with 360-degree video content for extreme weather activities, such as excessive close-ups of a tornado in Wray, Colorado, that has almost 1.5 million YouTube views. New movies could be delivered to the app weekly.

The app’s most important interface is shown above, displaying real-time conditions with an outline of the current climate within the background. If checking the humidity in digital fact is not exciting sufficient for you, AccuWeather plans to release 360-degree videos every week for playback on this app.


Users may also get daily and hourly forecasts which include wind velocity, dew point, wind route and precipitation, in addition to excessive weather signals and warnings. The app can even permit customers revel in a variety of dynamic weather conditions in real-time thru animations of occasions like stormy rain, snow, thunderstorms and clouds.

“AccuWeather is worked up to partner with Samsung at the release of the AccuWeather – climate for life app for equipment VR,” stated Steven Smith, president of virtual media at AccuWeather. “The app is interactive and easy for users to access immersive 360° video content and climate forecasts… experiencing climate in revolutionary new methods.”

The Oculus app is well matched with the Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge, Note5, S6 edge+, S6, and S6 edge.