AccuWeather.com Stratus is a weather tool developed by AccuWeather for providing up to five days of weather forecasts for any location. It is a widget based on Adobe Air, and can be found on the computer’s desktop. The users can simply drag the widget to any part of the desktop.
AccuWeather.com Stratus looks like a transparent square that contains the current temperature of a specific location. It has a calendar button that will show a five-day weather forecast for a certain place. This calendar button appears right below the current temperature. The users can set the location where they want to get information about the weather, and they can also see the high and low temperatures for that given area. The temperature can be set between night and day, and can be set in two formats: Fahrenheit and Celsius.
AccuWeather.com Stratus has an option that allows users to save a particular location for which they wish to receive continuous weather forecasts. Users can also configure the color of the text and background to make the application easier to read. This application can be set to stay on top of any other windows displayed on the screen, allowing the users to see real-time temperature and weather condition no matter their computer activity.