• Current weather conditions
• Real-time traffic conditions where you are, by route or region
• Power outages near you and where you can report outages
• Open shelters near you (including which accept pets)
• Counties being evacuated
• How to prepare for and be safe during typical hazards that impact NC
• How to create an emergency plan and kit
• Real-time information from stream and river flood gages near you.
• Who to contact for assistance when disasters strike.
The application does not replace calling 9-1-1 for emergencies. This app should not be used as a substitute for weather radio or other emergency alerts during severe weather.
ReadyNC draws data from many different sources. The ReadyNC application requires network connections and location services to access this information. The state provides no guarantees of cellular network reliability, data availability or validity of information outside our control.
ReadyNC is sponsored by North Carolina Emergency Management, NC Department of Public Safety and NC Citizen Corps. For more information, visit readyNC.org.
***This is a fully functional trial!***
* 53 000 entries and 112 000 definitions in the dictionary
* 128 000 synonyms and antonyms in the Thesaurus
* 7 000 notes and comments
* grammar boxes
* verbs appendix
* 100 000 examples
* 7 500 quotations and commentaries that facilitate the choice of the appropriate synonym or antonym in each context
A search tool
Featuring various search options to help you find the words you need more easily, including:
* A quick search of words while you type
* A 'fuzzy filter' for when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word
* A 'keyword' search for finding key words within phrasal verbs
* A wild card search facility which can replace a letter or a group of letters
A learning tool
The dictionary app includes a number of features which help you to expand your vocabulary further:
* A 'Favourites' feature allows you to create your own categories and lists of words
* Your last visited words are all saved in your 'History', so that you can quickly look back at recently checked words
* Discover a new word every day with the 'Daily' feature
* Ability to have dictionary Word of the Day as a widget on the device home screen
* See words in context with example sentences
* Online and offline modes supported, the offline mode allows you to download the whole dictionary and work independently from data connections