Track Issac on iPhone or in HD on iPad!
Orlando FL, USA- Kitty Code, LLC, developer of software for mobile platforms, today announced a price drop its flagship tropical tracking product Hurricane to help more people track Isaac for less. Hurricane, first released in 2008 for iPhone and used by people around the world to stay informed of potential threats from hurricanes, tropical cyclones and typhoons, is temporarily on sale for $2.99 in the Apple App Store.
With a 5 year proven track record, Hurricane has kept over one hundred thousand users informed of tropical threats in the Atlantic, the Pacific and around the world.
Hurricane provides users with the most tropical information available anywhere including daily video updates detailing potential threats and keeping users up to date on storms that may threaten their area, animated satellite images, an interactive tracking map giving users the latest storm track and model forecast, and social integration allowing users to quickly see news and information from local emergency managers.
“With Issac approaching the Florida coast line and potentially becoming a hurricane, people in its path need to stay informed and prepared. We feel that Hurricane for iPhone is the best way to do that,” said Ilene Jones, president of Kitty Code, LLC. “Additionally, we’ve partnered with the storm experts at HurricaneTrack.com to bring our users the best video analysis of tropical systems around the world.”
Exclusive Features of Hurricane for iPhone:
Expert Storm Analysis:
The latest information and analysis is provided in app by the storm experts at HurricaneTrack.com.
Video updates are available daily as well as on the ground reports from in the field when hurricanes make landfall in the U.S.
Most Comprehensive Data Available On Any Mobile Device:
Hurricane includes the most information on tropical systems directly from the National Hurricane Center including the most recent bulletins including official graphics and text products, satellite and radar images.
Personalized Push Notifications:
Push notifications warn you when the latest information is available on a storm in your area. Hurricane keeps you informed and prepared.
Social Integration With Local Emergency Management:
Hurricane includes Twitter social integration giving users the most relevant information from their local emergency managers and national meteorologists.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
* 16.0 MB
Pricing and Availability:
For a limited time, Hurricane 3.81 is $2.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Weather category.
Hurricane HD for iPad
Built on the foundation of Hurricane???, and expanded for the features available with the iPad, Hurricane HD gives you all of the information you need while on the go.
World Wide Interactive Tracking Map with storm data, generated on your device as it becomes available, throughout the hurricane season.
The newly updated tracking map now allows for the display of multiple tropical systems simultaneously, while the Hurricane HD Historic Storm Library gives you access to memorable storms of the past and can be displayed along side current storms within the tracking map.
With the new Storm Center, active storm bulletins, forecasts, satellites and radar are all at your finger tips, along with the ability to play through storm tracks
Use the Historic Storm Library to learn more about past hurricanes like Camile, Hugo, Andrew and Katrina, just to name a few. All hurricanes back to 1851 in the Atlantic, and 1949 in the Pacific are available!
Internet Connection required to receive new plots and view new satellite pages and text bulletins.
Tropical Outlooks, Discussions and Summaries produced by the National Hurricane Center (NHC), Central Pacific Hurricane Center (CPHC) and the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC).
Each ACTIVE storm has:
- Storm Centered Satellite Images
- Forecast Image Maps
- Tropical Bulletins from the NHC, CPHC and JTWC:
- Storm Bulletin
- Storm Forecast/Advisory
- Storm Discussion
- Storm Probabilities (NHC/CPHC)
- Radar (when available/within radar range)
- Satellites which contains:
- Generic satellite images and satellite loops
- All Satellite views updated throughout the hurricane season, and updated to current imagery as they become available.
- News which contains:
- News feed of events and information pertaining to hurricane season, and current storms.
- Data Feed which contains
- Frequently Asked Questions.
- Detailed explanation of the Saffir-Simpson Scale.
- Outlooks, Sea Surface Temperatures and bulletins for each area
*Atlantic Basin includes the Atlantic Ocean, Gulf Of Mexico, Caribbean and surrounding areas.
*Northeast Pacific Basin includes the west coast of North America ??? US west coast, Mexico, Central America and Hawaii
*World includes the West Pacific (including Japan, Phillipines, Guam, etc), South Pacific, Indian Ocean and the remainder of the Southern Hemisphere as designated by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center.
iPad, iPad 2 or new iPad?? with iOS 3.2 or later
Pricing and Availability:
Hurricane HD is available on the Apple App store for $3.99 USA. Click here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/hurricane-hd/id363451838?mt=8
Kitty Code, LLC is a privately owned startup in Orlando, FL, which writes innovative applications for hand held devices. With over 30 combined years of experience in weather, web technologies and game development we are able to create games and applications which are robust, fun to play, technically savvy and yet easy to use. To find out more about Kitty Code, join us on our website.
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