With its Severe Weather Centers, UBIMET issues alerts to the public regarding heavy rain, thunderstorms, gales, snow or freezing rain. The service is available in six countries (Austria, Germany, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and Poland) and in five languages.
To receive up-to-date alerts regarding approaching severe weather up to two places can be set (depending on the subscription) within the smartphone app (in German only).
About Unwetterzentrale (UWZ)
The UBIMET Severe Weather Center, based in Vienna, with a permanent team of meteorologists, ensures 24-hour severe weather warnings coverage for municipalities, government authorities, companies and other interested parties.
At www.uwz.at information about the affected region as well as the nature and strength of the expected storm are freely accessible to everyone. Subscribers gain additional information and can choose between one or two locations for their severe weather warnings.
The service was developed in cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Software and Systems Technology in Berlin and is constantly adapted to the latest scientific findings and technological possibilities.
To receive up-to-date alerts regarding approaching severe weather two dedicated places can be set as favourites within the smartphone app (depending on the subscription, in German only).