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Old 04-08-2012, 07:53 PM   #1
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GPS and weather alerts

Does any RV GPS have a weather alert feature for the area that you are currently in?

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Old 04-08-2012, 08:22 PM   #2
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A smartphone apps will do that

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Old 04-09-2012, 08:02 AM   #3
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I downloaded the NOAA App on my iPhone. You can add zip codes for where you will be traveling. If you enter a zip code that is not in their system you simply email them and they will add it in.
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Old 04-10-2012, 09:42 AM   #4
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NOAA weather band on most radios works great. Weather Bug on Android Phone provides alerts for local and destination locations.

To answer your question I am not aware of weather alert on a GPS - yet - but if they can combine it someone will eventually whether it is necessary or not.
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My aftermarket Kenwood stereo with built in Garmin GPS and XM radio lets you subscribe to XMs traffic/weather broadcast. Weather alerts pop up automatically and traffic jams show up and the GPS can reroute you around the traffic. It works, but its not 100% reliable.
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