mceWeather is an intuitive tool, in fact is a free media center plugin, to show the weather on the user’s Microsoft Windows Media Center. The current weather conditions in different locations across the world can be displayed using this tool. Apart from this the user can use this free media center weather plugin to display a lot more additional information like, weather forecast for the day/ week ahead , humidity and wind levels across different locations etc.
This free media center extension has a host of other features like including satellite images to display the pattern of weather, thereby allowing the user to compare the weather conditions in different places visually. This free media center add-on has been designed to be used with the Windows Media Center and works well with various editions of Windows such as 2005/ Vista and 7. However the users running other versions of Windows, can use this software with Internet Explorer version 6 or higher. Also mceWeather works on media center extensions like Windows XBOX 360 which requires connection to a Windows Media center PC. The installer is just 500 KB in size and the installation is quick and simple.
Features of mceWeather:
- Current weather information is displayed with a number of parameters such as Humidity, Windspeed, Temperature, Pressure, Sunrise and Sunset times.
- Forecast for the days ahead can be viewed individually. The information is displayed separately for the Day and night.
- Forecast for the entire week ahead can also be seen, if available.
- A smooth easy to use interface, thanks to Windows Media center makes this plugin, easy to use. Options to change colors and skin are available as well.
- The user can view the weather conditions over a larger area on a map. The map image can be chosen by specifying the url of the satellite image and this application loads this image to show the weather condition across locations.
- The language of the plugin can also be changed. Options to select from the supported list of languages is available. Also the installation of this plugin can be done in the language of user’s choice.
All these features make, mceWeather, an interesting tool to know the weather information on your computer or on TV with the help of Windows Media center.
Download mceWeather and see your local weather in Microsoft Windows Media Center