Company News: Page (1) of 1 - 03/26/12 Email this story to a friend. email article Print this page (Article printing at MyDmn.com).print page facebook

New Wind Forecast App by PredictWind is Billed as Revolutionary Tool

  (March 26, 2012)

(PRWEB) March 26, 2012

PredictWind has announced the launch of their newly developed iPhone and Android app that delivers full wind forecast functionality to smartphones, making forecasts easier and faster to access from any location. The marine wind forecast tool is the most advanced available on an App and allows users to set up and receive forecasts for specific locations, alerts for ideal conditions and check the latest wind observations.

Using a customized application to get up to date wind forecasts, and applying that information, in detail, to a specific race or passage, is the ideal scenario for sailors, says PredictWind founder Jon Bilger of the software that has been twelve months in the making.

By using the latest forecasts from PredictWinds high resolution weather model, the weather routing tool will plot the fastest route for users to sail between two points, and the trip planner will assist users in planning the best time and day to commence their passage.


PredictWind delivers detailed information about many different aspects of weather, including wind speed and direction, down to a one square kilometre area, and records weather observations (nowcasts) from 15,000 weather stations around the globe.

I use it for my racing, cruising, kiting, and even surfing, says six time world champion and 2011 Rolex Yachtsman of the Year, and one of PredictWinds biggest proponents, Bill Hardesty, The weather forecasts are a must, the online routing software makes passage making a pleasure, and the worldwide accuracy is truly amazing.

PredictWind forecasts are consistently accurate and very detailed. Our designers have worked hard to create a clean and intuitive user interface specifically for iPhones and Android smartphones, says Jon Bilger. The PredictWind Forecast App can be downloaded from the iPhone app store and from the Android Market Place.

About PredictWind

Recognized as the world leader in high resolution wind forecasting, PredictWind was launched four years ago in a web-based format by Americas Cup weatherman Jon Bilger and a team of technical experts. Visit PredictWind.com for more information.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/3/prweb9321998.htm.


Page: 1


Related Keywords:water supply, water pollution, water, sports organisations, water polo, , sports event, sports disciplinary action, sports awards, sports organisations, sports event, sports disciplinary action, sports awards, internet, computing and information technology, satellite technology, wireless technology, science and technology, technology (general), identification technology, agricultural research and technology, weather news, weather, weather science, consumer goods, consumer issue, consumer confidence, consumer issue,

HOT THREADS on DMN Forums
Content-type: text/html  Rss  Add to Google Reader or
Homepage    Add to My AOL  Add to Excite MIX  Subscribe in
NewsGator Online 
Real-Time - what users are saying - Right Now!

Our Privacy Policy --- @ Copyright, 2015 Digital Media Online, All Rights Reserved