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1 stars out of 5
· 2/8/2016
Mrs R

Show me the wind speed and direction first. the colors I see are white on lite grey, too little contrast. Where is the 5-day and 10-day forecast?

3 stars out of 5
· 1/25/2016
Needs smarter organization and ad-free option

I like accuweather and generally have found it to be more accurate than other services. The app in its current form is ok, could certainly be improved and more useful at a glance information (I have found MS weather app to be perfectly fine for day to day use). The new interface is a step up from its first iteration on the microsoft app store, but still not up to par with the app on the iphone or android.

5 stars out of 5
· 2/4/2016

The app is great, but needs more information like being able to see actual precipitation falling. Love the app though.

4 stars out of 5
· 2/3/2016
Great Update

Great update. However, I miss the calendar view in the past releases where I could plan 10+ days in advance

3 stars out of 5
· 1/25/2016
Please show the date of the day in daily view.

For Win10 version would be good if you add the date to the day of the week in daily forecast view. Otherwise it's confusing which Wednssay or Friday is being looked at the moment.

1 stars out of 5
· 1/9/2016
Was Once Upon a Time a Beautiful and Informative App

Below is my old review from the layout that has been the app for years now. They have just (1/8/2016) completely changed the layout and it is unusable. The layout is terrible, information that used to be available (and important features to me) is gone and after they went through all the trouble of such an overhaul they didn't even add more features to the maps, which have had the least common denominator feature set across all weather apps with maps. If this does not revert or get significantly better quickly I will not be using it. The Weather Channel's app is superior to this app now. ================================ prior review from 12/2/13: The AccuWeather app is very easy on the eyes, and has a lot of information not available in other platforms. Unfortunately, I do tend to have to kill it to get it to update. If that changes, I'll update this.

5 stars out of 5
· 1/30/2016

great app I use it daily always spot on for weather reports

5 stars out of 5
· 1/1/2016

When you learn all that is available, radar, locations, long range, etc., this app is fantastic!! I use it all the time for daily and long range plans. On Windows 8.1 just right click and all the options come up!!

4 stars out of 5
· 1/25/2016
Review of AccuWeather

Easy to look at and isn't overly burdened with any advertisements.

2 stars out of 5
· 12/28/2015
Best & most accurate forecast - useless app

Really sad and frustrating that the app for Windows 10 does not work 90% of the time: It just sits there for a couple of seconds then vanishes (closes itself down). The live tile is working but keeps changing settings between Metric/Imperial. So, here I am with the best weather forecast service whose application refuses to let me use it.

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  • AccuWeather MinuteCast® – minute-by-minute precipitation forecasts for the next two hours hyper-localized to your exact street address. Available for a growing list of global locations.
  • Severe weather notices to keep you ahead of the storm.
  • Large, medium, small, and wide Live Tiles for all your favorite locations. Tiles automatically peek and refresh with current forecasts and weather maps.
  • Fully interactive, full-screen Bing Maps overlaid with AccuWeather’s precise weather data, including U.S., Canadian, European, and Japanese radar.

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What’s New: • We have completely updated our interface utilizing Microsoft’s recommended grid design principles. Our fresh new design has clean lines, colors, and modern icons, making the digital experience more appealing, intuitive, and easier to read than ever before. • The AccuWeather app offers the same Superior Accuracy™ and a new universal app experience on Windows 10 (desktop, tablet, and phone) providing a consistent design experience across multiple screen sizes. • Improved location management for: o Improved location search logic for easy location access o Easy switching between locations o Follow-me feature integrated into the app • Streamlined “Settings” menu for easy customization & personalization with easy access to customer support • Cortana integration to include phrases within the app that allow the users to say: “Hey Cortana, what’s my AccuWeather forecast?”

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