RadarScope

RadarScope

By Base Velocity, LLC

  • Category: Weather
  • Release Date: 2019-02-12
  • Current Version: 4.5.3
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 217.42 MB
  • Developer: Base Velocity, LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 12.0 or later.
Score: 4.33381
4.33381
From 1,387 Ratings

Description

RadarScope is a specialized display utility for weather enthusiasts and meteorologists that allows you view NEXRAD Level 3 and super-resolution radar data along with tornado, severe thunderstorm, flash flood, special marine and snow squall warnings, and predicted storm tracks issued by the U.S. National Weather Service. It can display the latest reflectivity, velocity, dual-polarization, and other products from any NEXRAD or TDWR radar site in the United States, Guam, Puerto Rico, Korea, and Okinawa, as well as data from Environment Canada, Australian Bureau of Meteorology, Finnish Meteorological Institute, and German Weather Service radars. These aren't smoothed images, this is native radar data rendered in its original radial format for a high level of detail. Whether you are scanning reflectivity for a mesocyclone's tell-tale hook echo, trying to pinpoint the landfall of a hurricane's eye wall, or looking for small features like velocity couplets in the storm relative radial velocity product, RadarScope gives you the power to view true radial weather radar data. RadarScope displays tornado, severe thunderstorm, flash flood, special marine, and snow squall warnings issued by the U.S. National Weather Service. You can browse the list of active warnings, select a warning to view the details, and even zoom to the selected warning on the map. Pinch or stretch to zoom in and out. Drag your finger around the map to scroll. Tap the radar sweep button in the toolbar to switch radars. Select one of the 289 different radars in the United States, Canada, Australia, Germany, Korea, Puerto Rico, Guam, or Okinawa. Plot your current location by tapping the location button and optionally report it to the Spotter Network. Tap the play button to download and animate over recent images. Display the names of over 25,000 cities and towns on the map as you zoom and scroll. Tap and hold the color legend to see the data values. Meanwhile, RadarScope will retrieve and display updated data automatically and intelligently (approximately every 2 to 10 minutes, depending on the radar scan strategy). You can display radar data from our servers, NOAA's public access web site, or your Allison House subscriber account. Spotter Network members can report their location and view the locations of other spotters. RadarScope Pro is an optional auto-renewing subscription with two different tiers to choose from. RadarScope Pro Tier One is an annual subscription that provides access to real-time lightning data in the U.S. and Canada that animates along with the radar loop and up to 30 frames of radar data, including extended loops of super-resolution data. Tier One subscribers can also access a data interrogation tool to quickly determine data values for specific radar pixels and an optional dual-pane mode for viewing two radar products side-by-side. RadarScope Pro Tier Two is an annual or monthly subscription that combines all the features in Tier One with more advanced features, including SPC outlooks, mesoscale discussions, local storm reports, hail size and probability contours, and azimuthal shear contours in the U.S., a 30-day archive of all radar products, and the ability to use subscription features across multiple platforms. If you choose to buy the RadarScope Pro subscription, it will charged to your iTunes account. The subscription will be auto-renewed within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period at the same price you originally paid. Subscriptions may be managed and auto-renewal disabled via your iTunes Account Settings after the purchase. Once purchased, the subscription cannot be cancelled during the active subscription period. DTN is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. Our privacy policy is available for review at: https://www.dtn.com/privacy-policy/ Please visit our web site for more information.

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Reviews

  • Best Radar App Out There

    5
    By Phleeep
    The only app I’ve ever paid for (recommend going up a tier as well, the features are well worth it IMO). For anybody saying they can’t see anything, they likely just don’t have the correct radar selected. Rather than have a mashed together radar image like other apps, you have to select which radar you want to see.
  • Updates literally all the time? Radar which is actually accurate! Many map modes, May I go on?

    5
    By sjdndnsmzdjs
    I am speechless, The amount of map modes, how fast radarscope updates their app to match their customers needs. The 99.9 percent accuracy!
  • Not much for $10

    2
    By Showdaddy
    For $10 I expected a lot more. I’ve had the app less than 20 minutes and I regret it. I guess I’m stuck with it. I’d rather delete it and get my money back.
  • Reliable weather app

    5
    By Lesview
    Weather app is no used to you if it doesn’t work doing a storm this apps work if it can’t serve you while the storm is going . It is not gonna do you any good. I have a Lot weather apps. I can’t watch the storm while it is happening
  • not happy

    1
    By fisherman6163
    just downloaded the app to find out you can not edit it to show your location no way to adjust the settings. all i see is the map
  • MAPPING

    5
    By ic73
    Finally. Over 10 yrs but we have Sat mapping!
  • Used to be really good

    1
    By dixiealleywx
    Had used this app since it came out. I'm on iPhone. After most recent FREE update, it is basically useless. Some items that WERE available are nowhere to be found. I do good to see rain on the app. Whatever! I'm done with it.
  • Developers need to make the app Apple Car Play compatible.

    4
    By Lt Col Granzin
    This app is awesome. Been using it for years. Need to make the app Apple CarPlay compatible. Would like to have it up to keep an eye on storms as I drive through them, without needing to take hands off of wheel.
  • App crashes every minute.

    1
    By LilTrumepter
    Developers are 🤡. You would think that they would fix these problems already but they haven’t. I’m not paying for vastly over priced products just so it can not WORK. Updating it didn’t work. Reinstalling it didn’t work. Every minute is a crash. It’s maddening. Atleast throw in some more features to compensate for the crashes.
  • App not working

    1
    By MIDIator
    I downloaded this app at the recommendation of a friend. After installing, I got the What’s New screen. When I tapped Done,I was taken to just a map, with a small pencil at the top left corner. My friend sent me a picture of his app, and I had none of the menu options at all but he does. I uninstalled and reinstalled the app thinking there may be a glitch. This time it was worse than the first, because the blue pencil didn’t show up until I tapped around the screen in various places. I’m going to press for a refund, because this is obviously not a working application for me. I have a screenshot if that was available. **Update- I just went to their app support, and watched one of the videos for iOS. I get nothing on my screen like what is demonstrated there.

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