The WeatherX Forecast app is your solution to forecast barometric pressure changes. Use this app in conjunction with your WeatherX earplugs as a proactive approach to help manage your weather-related headaches.
How to: Place your earplugs in prior to the shift in barometric pressure (as notified by a push notification) OR at the start of any symptoms.
With the WeatherX Forecast app, you have access to:
-A full 5-day barometric pressure forecast
-A full 5-day barometric pressure historical record
-Push notifications alerting upcoming weather systems
-Customizable pressure threshold (adjust your sensitivity to barometric pressure shifts in "Settings”)
-Organized and easy to understand presentation of barometric pressure data
- Fixed text
Ratings and Reviews
Great start, 2 requests
This app has proven very useful for predicting my migraine attacks and preparing accordingly, and for that I am grateful. I do have 2 requests that would get me to 5 stars:
-An Apple Watch app, preferably with complications so we can have the forecast where we will see it often without opening the app (a widget for iPhone would also be great). I am willing to pay for this feature, and have in fact paid for other weather apps hoping they would give me this, but which have proven to be less useful.
-I wish the scale for the graphs was constant, rather than changing to fit the data. This makes the biggest changes in each time period all look the same, when one week there may be very large changes, but another they may all be relatively small. The threshold markers are helpful, but this would make the data easier to interpret more intuitively.
For someone who suffers from IIH (Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension), Osteoanecrosis(AVN), Rheumatoid Arthritis/Sjögren’s, and Chronic Migraines, the slightest changes in barometric pressure affects the hypertension in my head thus affecting my IIH and Migraines, as well as the Osseous-pressure in my Necroting bones and my RA and vascular pressure affecting my sjogrens, let’s just say it plays a HUGE role in my life.
Having data that can help predict changes and shifts which then allows me to pre-treat, helps me to try and salvage what I know is going to be a rough time ahead. Any bit of relief helps and I am EXTREMELY thankful and grateful for those keeping this app going and updated!!
I please Please PLEASE ask if the developer could make this into a Apple Watch App as well where in the middle of the infograph faces we can see and track the barometric pressures and their changes! If not, then at least an app that can be added on to the Apple Watch iWatch!
People with Migraines/RA, try this App out and follow it and pre-treat with your doctors recommendation of course and see if it helps! I know it has helped me to have some quality of life back!
Thank you WeatherX!!!!!!!!
Long Time Migraine Sufferer
I am in my mid-60’s and was diagnosed at age 4 with migraine after I passed out with an abdominal migraine. My history is such that I have been hospitalized from them and get them so severely that I can vomit from them for 24+ hours. As I’ve gotten older, I am aware of the connection to weather changes and while I was skeptical at first, I bought the MigraineX earplugs and downloaded the app. I think that it helps me. I’m just a little over a month using them and I think that the system helps me even without medication. I generally sleep with the MigraineX earplugs in to prevent the dreaded 2:00-3:00 am migraines which immediately call for medication. I think that the app and plugs have impacted the frequency of my migraines and I have been diagnosed as a chronic migraine sufferer.
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