For anybody who is still using their mobile browser to get weather information, Google has made a neat addition to their mobile site. By searching "weather," you'll see the new widget, and in addition to the same information you'd see regularly, it now has a slider that allows you to see an hour-by-hour forecast of the day. Temperature, wind speed, precipitation, and humidity will change, as will the background of the widget to reflect the time of day.

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This isn't anything too different than what you would see in a weather app, but the fact that it's all done within the browser makes a strong case for the future of web apps. For now, however, it's just an awesome effect.

Note: Currently, this only seems to be functional for those in the US. Also, it doesn't seem to work in Dolphin Browser HD unless the slider is disabled.

Source: Google Mobile