With visible digital display, this leave-in thermometer beeps when roasted meat or poultry reaches the desired internal temperature. Use the preprogrammed USDA-approved safe temperatures for specific meats or set desired temperature manually. Easy-to-read LCD display indicates both current and desired temperatures in either Fahrenheit or Celsius. Thermometer base and extra-long probe cord are heat safe up to 572deg.F. Stainless-steel base and probe are easy to clean. Uses two AAA batteries (included).