[mythtv] Re: MythWeather
Thu Jan 9 17:44:22 EST 2003
Looking at that NOAA site I saw that atleast for Sweden there were alot
more stations with the 5 digit station location code than the 4 digit
version. Perhaps a setting to choose which to use?
Nathan Poznick wrote:
>Thus spake John:
>Agreed, I'm looking forward to using this!
>It looks like the weather data comes from msnbc.com... I think it would
>be nice if it was modified to fetch the data from another, 'more
>reliable' source... say, NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric
>Administration). A decoded METAR report can be fetched for a given
>station ID, from
>where XXXX is the 4-character station code. These reports cover both US
>and International weather stations. For instance,
>gives you the weather conditions in Sydney, NSW, Australia, while
>gives you the weather in Little Rock, AR, United States.
>It would probably simplify things a bit in the retrieval of the weather
>A tool to look up your station code is to be found at
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