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Searching: Best Android Weather Radar Widget

With all the new progress being made with android customization you might think that a simple radar widget would be an easy find but this is just not the case.

I’m basically trying to combine an aesthetically pleasing assortment of widgets to create a weather home screen that’s always running to get weather information at a glance.

The ideal Android weather radar widget:

  • Re-sizable
  • Animated
  • Auto-update the radar loop
  • Options to change how often the radar updates
  • Options to adjust the opacity of the radar overlay
  • Options to simplify the design of the map (turn of streets, borders, cities, weather warnings etc.)
  • Option to remove the map and display only a current location icon with radar overlay (scale key for reference would be needed)

What’s out there:¬†

 

 

 

eWeather HD

Pros:

  • Largest Widget available
  • Size variations
  • Has some options for visual customization¬†
Cons:

  • Poor quality image
  • No option to animate
  • No map options

 

 

 

Weather Bug Elite

Pros:

  • Button to refresh radar image
Cons:

  • Poor quality image
  • No option to animate
  • No map options
  • No option to change background

If you find another one leave a link in the comments and I’ll add it to the list.