Posted on 01 September 2010
Written by Dieter Loibner
Mobile Mariner now offers the Mobile Mariner app for BlackBerry smart phones. The specialized app provides essential safety information to boaters, fishermen, sailors, kayakers and surfers in the coastal United States and the Great Lakes.
It displays a five-day weather forecast for all coastal NOAA weather zones throughout the United States and allows monitoring of up to 10 different weather zones. The app also provides predicted and observed tide information in text and graph format, based on current location, and allows for continuous monitoring of up to 10 different tide stations. The data is updated every six minutes and the last 24 hours of data is available in graph format. Try it for free for seven days or subscribe for $4.99 per month (no annual commitment required). Mobile Mariner, Mystic, Conn. Phone (888) 317-1203. www.mobilemariner.com