FAQs: Current Location in Storm Shield

How do I change between locations? (3.)
Click here to follow this link in another FAQ.
Wed, 28 Jan, 2015 at 9:47 AM
Does the Background Tracking location feature affect battery life? (3.)
Storm Shield uses iOS Location Services to strike a balance between location accuracy and battery usage (for more information on Apple Location Services, ...
Wed, 28 Jan, 2015 at 9:43 AM
Why does Storm Shield want to know my Current Location? (3.)
Storm Shield uses iOS Location Services to track severe weather wherever you travel (for more information on Apple Location Services, click here). To receiv...
Fri, 6 May, 2016 at 10:29 AM
Why is the location icon displayed in the status bar? (3.)
The appearance of the Location Services icon in your device's status bar does not mean that GPS on your device is continuously running (for more infor...
Wed, 28 Jan, 2015 at 9:43 AM
How does Storm Shield use location information? (3.)
Storm Shield uses iOS Location Services to track severe weather wherever you travel and sends you severe weather alerts for your current and saved lo...
Tue, 23 Feb, 2016 at 10:56 AM
Why can’t Storm Shield find (or hold) my location? (3.)
Check your device’s iOS Settings app to see if Location Services are enabled for Storm Shield (Settings > Privacy > Location Services > verify “Loc...
Tue, 23 Feb, 2016 at 1:44 PM
How Accurate Should I Expect My "Current Location" To Be?
Since weather conditions typically affect areas encompassing multiple square miles, the Storm Shield app uses the Apple Significant Change location technolo...
Wed, 24 Feb, 2016 at 10:21 AM
Does Storm Shield use iOS Background App Refresh? (3.)
Starting with iOS 7, Storm Shield uses the Background App Refresh feature in conjunction with Significant-Change Location service (a combination of GPS, c...
Tue, 23 Feb, 2016 at 11:00 AM
I think my battery might be draining. Can I turn off iOS Location Services? (3.)
Storm Shield uses the Significant-Change Location service (not GPS) of iOS Location Services in order to notify you of weather alerts for your current locat...
Wed, 28 Jan, 2015 at 9:46 AM
I think my battery might be draining. Can I turn off iOS Background App Refresh? (3.)
Starting with iOS 7, Storm Shield uses the Background App Refresh feature in conjunction with Significant-Change Location service (not GPS) of iOS Locatio...
Wed, 28 Jan, 2015 at 9:46 AM