Stay sky aware with the free FOX 9 Weather app, the easiest way to check your local forecast in the Minneapolis - St. Paul metro area. The user-friendly design allows you to quickly check radar, hourly, and 7-day weather information just by scrolling. Plus, our early weather alerts warn about upcoming storms, keeping you and your family safe.
Why Download FOX 9 Weather?
• Get your current forecasts at a glance, with a fully integrated GPS
to give you accurate conditions wherever you are.
• Receive severe storm alerts from the National Weather Service so
you can stay safe.
• Get school closings information quickly. Snow day anyone?
• Interactive radar map includes the past hour of a storm's
movement and future radar to see where severe weather is headed.
Regional lightning data and high-resolution, satellite cloud imagery
are also included. Radar is optimized for in-network and WiFi
• Daily and Hourly forecasts update from our station’s computer
• Add and save your favorite locations, anywhere in the world.
• Video forecasts and live streaming direct from the Fox 9 Weather
Center, so you can stay informed even during power outages.
• Live traffic map for the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area.
• Easily share your weather photos and videos with Fox 9, then look
for them on TV during our local news.
Ratings and Reviews
For a while now, I have not been able to go on the radar and view the specific page long details of certain watches or warnings that are issued in cities located around me. I remember I used to be able to do this....wish you’d all bring it back. It was nice to be able to simply go on the app and look at the more in depth details for areas I currently am not in. The only way now I can tap on specific watches or warnings to view the long page of details is only if my GPS indicates that I’m actually within range of whatever specific watch or warning I’m trying to view.
Absolutely Terrible 🙈
Love Ian Leonard, but his weather app is the worst. I can’t for the life of me figure out why they promote this app so heavily. There’s only one part of this app that is accurate and that is the radar. Every other element is out of touch with reality. Forecasts NOT even close to the National Weather Service. Most of the daily forecasts are literally a guess just to fill in space, Not to mention none of the elements in the daily info even match what the Fox 9 TV segment says. Winds for example will show the same direction and speed for days which we all know aren’t true unless the earth stops moving. Really Ian, your beloved app is distorting you and your team’s reputation. Stay on top of updating the information and you’ll be the go to app for ACCURATE weather reliability.
And one last thing, School Closing tab does not work at all. Not accurate and very seldom posts any information. What good is it. Insert the tab when there is info to share otherwise hide it until there’s useful information to share.
If it ain’t broke don’t fix it
I’ve had this app for 6 years, and I loved it! However, this new update completely changed everything. This app is now terrible and annoying. The new layout is horrible and can be confusing. I wish I could change it back to the previous version because that version was simple, easy to use, and it worked well. Also they encourage you to turn on notifications so you know about severe weather updates in your area, however it also notifies you every time there’s a stupid weather headline (example- Monday morning snow caused 200 crashes on MN roads) and there is no way to turn those off and just receive the important severe weather warnings so you’re constantly getting stupid notifications that are nothing to be concerned about. So after having the app for 6 years, I am seriously considering deleting it. The new update killed this app!
Developer Response ,
Thank you for sharing your concerns. You are able to turn off the alerts for weather headlines by disabling "station alerts" in the app settings. You can still keep severe weather alerts turned on.
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