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Smartphone Weather App

iPhone app

This smartphone web app displays on a single page, fullscreen the following information from our weather station:

- The wind speed in knots and its direction
- The temperature in degrees Celsius
- The atmospheric pressure in hectopascals (aka millibars) and whether it is rising , falling or steady.
- The wind force according to the Beaufort Scale
- The estimated cloudbase in feet
- The humidity and rain rate

It also shows the Salcombe tide times and the feeds from our east and west facing webcams.

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To install on your iPhone

Open this page on your iPhone using Safari and follow the 'Weather App' link below.

Then on the navigation toolbar, tap the 'Share' icon (Apple share icon) , scroll down and select 'Add to home page'.

The NCI icon should appear in a second or so; rename it if you wish. Then tap “Add” in the top-right corner of the box to place the icon on your home page.

To install on your Android phone

Open this page on your smartphone and follow the 'Weather App' link below.

If using Chrome, then touch the 'Settings' icon (Chrome settings icon), and select 'Add to home screen' from the menu.

If using Firefox, touch and hold the webpage's URL in the address bar until a pop-up menu appears. Select the “Add Page Shortcut” option.

In either case, you'll next see a preview of the NCI icon. Tap the “Add Automatically” button to place the icon on your Home Screen.

Weather App