Pinpoint 8 Desktop Alert is a FREE small, simple application that you can download and install on your Windows-based personal computer (not available for Macs at this time), designed to provide you with the latest news and weather alerts without ever leaving your desk.
Pinpoint 8 Desktop Alert Features
How to Operate Pinpoint 8 Desktop Alert
To maximize the window again, double-click on the WVLT VOLUNTEER TV icon or the current temperature display, like those circled in red above. During severe weather warnings, you will receive a text crawl directly on your computer much like those you are familiar with seeing on television. The crawl is preceded by an audible alert sound, to bring attention to your computer.
Below is an example of a warning crawl.
All you need is an Internet connection and a Windows-based computer (not available for Macs at this time) to receive the benefits of the many features of Pinpoint 8 Desktop Weather.