Through the Weather app on Android smartphones and iPhones, you can get information about floods and weather alerts in your surrounding area. This feature is available on both iPhone and Android. The rainy season is going on. Where on one hand it is giving relief from the heat. At the same time, it has become a cause of trouble in many states. Rains are wreaking havoc in some parts of North India. Incessant rains in states like Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand have caused loss of life and property. State governments have also issued alerts in many parts. For this reason, people are definitely taking information about the weather there before going anywhere.
Nowadays, weather information can be obtained in many ways. You can also enable weather alerts on your smartphone. These alerts give advance warnings and inform users about heavy rains, floods and other severe weather conditions. The complete process to enable these alerts on iPhone and Android phones is explained below. Come, let’s know.
Facility is available in both iPhone and Android smartphones
Let us know that there is an option to turn on a special Severe Weather notification in the iPhone’s Weather App. When enabled, the app will automatically give you weather information in your nearby areas.
Talking about Android phones, most of the smartphone companies provide their own weather app. They are less likely to get weather warning feature. However, the Google app also provides essential weather updates with weather alerts in the area, and it works on all Android devices as well as the iPhone.
Follow this method for iPhone
To Enable Severe Weather in iPhone Weather App Open Weather App.
After that click on the list icon in the right side.
Then click on the three dot icon on the top right corner.
Now click on notification. Now enable it by clicking on the Severe Weather toggle.
Also, select the location for which you want to enable this notification.
Once enabled, the Weather app on iPhone will automatically show flood, rain and other inclement weather warnings on the lock screen along with the app. However, you may have added the weather widget to the lock screen.
Follow this method for Android
Download Google App for Android Smartphone.
Then enable weather notification.
For this click on the profile icon. Go to Settings. After that go to Notifications and enable the toggles for Weather forecast, Public Alerts and Current conditions.
Now go to Google app again. Then click on the Weather widget.
Here, you’ll see the current weather conditions as well as other weather alerts issued in your area.