If you want to try your hand at predicting changes in the weather using nothing more than the air pressure around you, a free app simply called Weather Barometer may be worth a look. Compatible with Windows 10 Mobile phone sporting a barometric sensor — such as the Lumia 950, 950 XL and HP Elite x3 — Weather Barometer works by letting you keep track of current air pressure as well as trends.

Weather Barometer helps you predict storms with just your phone

Here's a quick look at the features of the app:

  • Displays Barometric Pressure and Pressure Trend
  • Suggested weather forecast based on pressure and pressure trend
  • Displays Metric or Imperial units depending on your region settings
  • Elevation correction for station pressure to mean sea level pressure
  • Intuitive Interface
  • Doesn't require an internet connection
  • Works with Continuum

It's a rather simple app, but one that could definitely come in handy if you're looking for a near-term prediction of what the weather may do at any given moment.

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If you'd like to try the app, be sure to grab it at the Windows Store and let us know what you think in the comments! As a reminder, the app does require your phone to be equipped with with a barometer to work, and specifically calls out compatibility with the Lumia 950 and 950 XL.

Download Weather Barometer at the Windows Store

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