What is StormWatch?

StormWatch is a potentially unwanted application that may also function as adware. Whether it application is potentially dangerous or not depends on its distribution method. If you do not know how StormWatch entered your computer, it would be for the best to remove StormWatch from the system and then run a full PC scan with a reliable antispyware application. If you have downloaded the application willingly, then it is up to you whether you remove it from the PC or not, but you have to employ all the means possible to ensure that your system is protected from harm.testtest 100% FREE spyware scan and
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Where does StormWatch come from?

StormWatch application is practically identical to Desktop Weather Alerts and Severe Weather Alerts applications. As you can tell from their titles, all of them alert users about weather and weather changes. Local Weather LLC publishes these applications, and usually you can easily download StormWatch at The version you download from the official websites works just fine, and it displays alerts whenever there is a storm coming your way.

However, StormWatch may also arrive bundled with freeware. It happens when users download various applications from third-party file hosting websites. They probably do not even notice that they install StormWatch along with the program they have downloaded. As a result, more than just one unwanted application manages to enter target computer.

What does StormWatch do?

If you have the official version of StormWatch, the application will only inform you about the gathering storms in your area. However, take note that this program may also display commercial advertisements from time to time because it needs to support itself somehow.

The problem is that if your StormWatch came bundled with freeware, chances are that the app will not give you any notifications about severe weather – you will only be exposed to constant commercial pop-ups. Needless to say, the advertisements are annoying, and they could slow down your web browser. Not to mention, that some of the advertisements could be embedded with potentially corrupted links to unreliable websites. It raises particular security concerns you cannot ignore.

How to remove StormWatch?

Since this application could lead to specific computer security issues, you should remove StormWatch from your system. If you have installed the application on your own, then you can still continue using it at your own risk. However, if StormWatch arrived bundled with other unwanted software and you had no idea this application was installed on your PC, then you should certainly delete StormWatch for good.

After manual removal scan the PC with SpyHunter free scanner. In the case of a bundled freeware installation, you need to figure out what other unwanted applications are on board, and you have to remove them as well.

Manual StormWatch Removal

Windows 8

  1. Slide mouse cursor to the bottom right of the screen.
  2. When Charm bar appears click Settings and go to Control Panel.
  3. Open Uninstall a program and remove StormWatch.

Windows Vista & Windows 7

  1. Click Start menu and select Control Panel.
  2. Access Uninstall a program and remove StormWatch.

Windows XP

  1. Click Start menu button and go to Control panel.
  2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall StormWatch. 100% FREE spyware scan and
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