WBRC First Alert Weather umbrella giveaway

WBRC First Alert Weather umbrella giveaway

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - WBRC FOX6 News is giving away umbrellas to help keep you dry on a rainy day.

The contest will start Monday, January 4, 2016 and will end Friday, February 5, 2016.

To enter, simply download the WBRC First Alert Weather app. Then, submit your best weather photos.

We will select one winner per day (Monday-Friday) for a total of 25 winners. The winners will be announced every morning during the 8 a.m. hour of Good Day Alabama.

The WBRC First Alert Weather app is a FREE app featuring content from the WBRC First Alert Weather team. The app includes live video streaming, push alerts for severe weather warnings, hourly and daily forecasts, and the ability to submit weather photos and videos to WBRC FOX6 News.

How to download

Text "app" to 20566. Message and Data rates may apply.

iOS users: click here

Android users: click here

App features

You can customize what type or "class" of alert you wish to receive, or choose to select none. Severe weather is selected by default.

The ability to plot watch and warning outlines from either the US National Weather Service or Environment Canada. For example, users can overlay current radar over the outline of the latest severe thunderstorm warning.

"As you type" location searching will make adding additional locations to your favorite list easier and more intuitive. In addition, changes have been made to the overall user interface for location editing.

Click here to read official rules of the promotion.