Re: in regard to automated METAR
Is the purpose to send METAR observations to WU?
What programming languages do/did you use?
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "jdbailey" <baileyjd@...>
> Some time back, someone asked whether the "observation / METAR" data
> could be automatically entered. I have found in my part of the
> country that both an HTML and a TXT file are available from the NWS
> that should be fairly easily parsed.
> These files are located:
> These particular reports are updated every 20 minutes. And I'm only
> interested in the Vis, weather, and sky fields.
> Wish I still remembered any of my programing. I'd love to automate
> the METARs and make the WUHU program complete.
> Any hope in getting this added to the program (he asked hopefully)?