AccuWeather app for Windows Phone receives minute-by-minute precipitation forecast in latest update

The official AccuWeather app for Windows Phone has received a much needed update to version In this update, the app now features minute-by-minute precipitation forecasts based on your location. How cool is that?

“Every day, more than one billion people around the world rely on the Superior Accuracy of AccuWeather to help them plan their lives, protect their businesses, and get more from their day. AccuWeather – Weather for Life designed for Windows Phone users has the very latest in weather news and information, including MinuteCast, the leading minute-by-minute weather forecast that is hyper-localized to your exact street address. Our forecasts are also easily seen from your Windows Phone 8 lock screen!” the app description reads.

Using your exact location via GPS or a specific street address, AccuWeather for Windows Phone can now keep you updated on the latest weather forecast for your area. The app also has a Live tile, so you can see the latest information right on your home screen. The app also supports Lock screen notifications too.

AccuWeather for Windows Phone also offers severe weather alerts with automatic notifications in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Germany, and severe weather notices for all other locations. You can snag the updated app via the download link below.