The tornadoes and severe weather that hit the Midwest this week is a good time to remind you to get prepared for severe storm season now.
NewsChannel5's Storm Shield app sends severe weather alerts for your exact location, and it's the only weather app where you can watch live streaming video in case your power goes out during severe weather right from Power of 5 meteorologist Mark Johnson.
Storm Shield is a weather app that delivers storm alerts to your mobile device with pinpoint accuracy, keeping you ahead of the storm. It allows to you program up to five locations for which to get alerts, the ability to get alerts based on your current location and interactive radar.
TO GET THE APP:
* Storm Shield: Search for "Storm Shield" in your device's app store or:
-------> Download Storm Shield from the Apple iTunes store: http://bit.ly/V9mxqa
-------> Download Storm Shield from the Android Google Play store: http://bit.ly/TuM79w
The app costs $4.99.
And be sure to download our premium iPad app and free news apps for you iPhone/iOS, Android, Kindle Fire or other mobile device. Simply search for "newsnet5" in your app store. The iOS and Android apps include breaking news "push" alerts from NewsChannel5.