DTN: Ag Weather Tools

DTN: Ag Weather Tools


  • Category: Weather
  • Release Date: 2012-06-12
  • Current Version: 2.4.2
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 50.75 MB
  • Developer: DTN, LLC
  • Compatibility: iOS 9.3+
Score: 2.75
From 20 Ratings


The DTN Ag Weather Tools app for the Apple iPhone — enhanced to provide additional mobile decision support. The agriculture industry’s first weather app delivers exclusive GPS-based roaming alerts, top-rated forecasts, touch screen interactive weather displays and unique ag commentary. This app helps producers improve operational planning with highly-local farm-level forecasts, and gives them advance notice to weather risks via customized alerts. Highlights: • Gauge — track current and historical precipitation and evapotranspiration data with farm-level precision. • Patented roaming alerts — create custom alert thresholds for forecasted and observed weather conditions, precipitation amounts, dangerous storm attributes, and more. Our app automatically updates your preferences with our exclusive, location-sensitive roaming alert technology. This ensures that you will be the first to know when weather will impact your current location. • DTN WindMonitor® — receive advanced notice on your Apple iPhone to let you know when winds will be too strong for spraying. • PrecipTimer® — know in advance when precipitation will start, how strong it will be, and what time it will end at your farm. • Interactive weather maps — access comprehensive layered satellite maps, animated radar, future radar, storm corridors, temperature, dew point, humidity, wind direction, and precipitation amounts. • Site-specific weather forecasts — get 36 hours of detailed hourly forecasts and 15 days of long-range forecasts — continually updated for the most current information. • Observed conditions — site-specific data for the temperature, humidity and wind that has impacted your farm. • Monitor multiple locations — receive alerts for where you are working as well as other locations of concern • Agriculture weather news & analysis — stay up to date with detailed weather-focused content from DTN’s meteorologists and journalists — including a daily market weather outlook video. Subscription Information: - A 30 day free trial is available to all users of the app - When you decide to subscribe you can get 1 month for $16.99 or a full year for $169.99 - Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase - Subscription will NOT automatically renew. You will be asked to resubscribe at the end of each term - No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period - Any unused portion of a free trial period will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription The DTN Ag Weather Tools app for the Apple iPhone is the most powerful weather app available for producers. Designed to help producers monitor weather for their farms, it can save them thousands of dollars by managing schedules more effectively. Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.


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Slow to update

It is very slow to update the forecasts. It can take up to a week for it to load a current forecast. The only good part is the radar.
By hay maker56

Forecast and data better than app.

This app is just OK. Have had it for over six years and seems temperamental when not connected to excellent Internet. Often lags or crashes and needs to be reloaded. Wish DTN would come out with a newer version that is more reliable and faster
By Duke865

Not good

Won’t send push notification. Not worth a crap. And judging by the ratings, you don’t care.
By Meark

Add the drought index

I really enjoy your app. It’s very informative especially when it comes to gardening. You offer a good amount of information. Where it comes to the gauge if you could include the drought index. I can understand that would be a tough job. People like farmers & tree farmers would understand that number. As would some of your app users like myself. I was doing some reading and I would be interested in some classes & seminars. Have a great day and I look forward to using your app even more.
By Hig'o

Good weather app

Have used this app for weather for a couple years now. Everything is layed out nice and easy to navigate. Just could use a little updating.
By Monkey man 99

Scam Artists

Paid yearly subscription worked a few weeks fine then made me pay another subscription can’t call or reach anyone for help you sure can pay though anytimetotal BS Fraud if u ask me. App weather works good other than w it decides to cut u off and charge u again I need reimbursing immediately if not sooner any help out there.
By ed fatdcarp

A 5star except

After I loaded this app it took me a few days to find all the features. Very accurate forecasts. But it says in app purchases, so I was disappointed when (after a free trial period) the app stops functioning and asks you for a $16.99 subscription to continue to use it! It would have been nice to know that up front! Too bad they don’t offer a lower price (or free) option for basic information, then add-ons for more features
By farm weatherman

Great weather terrible subscription process

I have paid for the year subscription twice now and it won’t work. Can’t get ahold of anyone to help either. Seems like a bit of a scam if you ask me

Well thought out weather app

Great app for weather with a very user friendly layout. Information presented in an easily digestible manner and is one of the most accurate at forecasting. I do wish it tracked lightning but everything else is spot on.
By sodakfarms

This has to be a joke.

I looked at this app maybe a year ago or so. I think I looked it over for about 5 min. Not knowing that doing just that would trigger a 30 day trial. I'm sure there has to be at least 5 or 6 updates to check out and maybe I could see what has gotten better and maybe use the app If it is that good. No chance because I took 5 or 6 min and triggered the 30 day trial I am forever banned form ever using this app all. Not without paying there out of this world prices. It may be worth it but I'll never know with this Business model.
By BoardHead