30 March 2010
Following the successful launch of the weather app for the iPhone the Met Office has now launched Mobile Weather for mobile phones. Mobile Weather will allow users on demand access to the very latest weather information from the UK's national weather service.
Mobile Weather is designed to be quick to load and easy to view on web enabled mobile phones. Available from www.metoffice.gov.uk/mobile these newly designed web pages feature local forecasts and observations along with weather warnings and mountain forecasts.
This latest service complements other ways of getting the latest information from the Met Office. In addition to visiting our website, the Met Office provides news, job vacancies and warnings via RSS newsfeeds. Users can also get the latest weather using weather gadgets on Vista, Firefox and iGoogle, by following the Met Office on Twitter, signing up for email alerts, or getting special-event forecasts and other news videos on YouTube.
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