L.U.R.K. wants to provide the most atmospheric experience from S.T.A.L.K.E.R., and one of the most important aspect in immersion and atmosphere is presentation, and we by no means plan to overlook such an aspect. Weather plays one of the largest roles in providing an aesthetic experience that will immerse the user into The Zone.
Immersion has always been an important aspect of S.T.A.L.K.E.R., if not the defining characteristic that separates it from any game in it's genre. That's why it was important to us to craft a convoluted, deep, unpredictable, realistic, and most of all, appealing weather system.