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Survive Winter Storm Nemo With These Apps

Survive Winter Storm Nemo With These Apps

February 8, 2013
Winter Storm Nemo is expected to hit New England and parts of the Mid-Atlantic region later today. To help you better prepare for the disturbance consider these apps.

Weather Apps

The Weather Channel Max, $3.99 One of the oldest, but still one of the best weather apps for iPhone comes from The Weather Channel. A free version is also available, as is a separate version for the iPad. Intellicast HD, iPad, Free Originally released in December 2010, the app combines radar and satellite layers to offer customers a thorough overview of current and future weather forecasts.

swackett X, $2.99

This continues to be one of our favorite weather apps because of its originality. Also check out the company's newest app, swackett for iPad — a different kind of weather app.

Disaster Guides

SAS Survival Guide, iPhone, $5.99


Based on the bestselling book, this $5.99 app offers over 400 pages and 16 video guides to keep you safe. Includes a survival checklist, sun compass, extreme climate survival guide, and more. Also available for iPad. Emergency Radio (Police Scanner), $0.99


Offering feeds from many of the nation's police, fire, and EMS organizations, this $0.99 app is a must-have for those looking for timely local emergency news.

Flashlight Apps

Flashlight , iPhone, Free


Advertised as the only flashlight app that comes with a compass, this free app includes a strobe mode and built-in SOS signal. Flashlight , iPhone, Free


Also free, this flashlight app includes a strobe/blinking mode and the brightest flashlight available in the App Store. For a complete rundown of other weather apps, be sure to also check out our two guides, Best iPhone Weather apps and Best iPad Weather apps.

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