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by Toxic17
Thu Dec 14, 2017 10:53 pm
Forum: Cumulus MX
Topic: Back again
Replies: 6
Views: 576

Re: Back again

What do you need to connect the Davis console to the Pi? Cheers for any guidance A Data Logger. (USB, Serial or IP) Davis ones are quite expensive unless you can pickup a second hand one, or see if you can get one made up by Belfryboy. http://belfryboyweatherbits.blogspot.co.uk/p/the-belfryboy-clon...
by Toxic17
Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

Thanks for the Updates Brian!
by Toxic17
Tue Dec 12, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

So Im going to package that lot together and make it an option to use via the easyweathersetup screen.Sager/Metar full credits deservedly is going to be given to the original authors all Ive really done is adapt it to the template variables as opposed to the Cumulus direct variable in the original ...
by Toxic17
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:44 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

Yep the last known bearing would suffice for me.
by Toxic17
Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:40 am
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

haha, it got bigger again: valid from 08.12.2017 01:05 CET Until 08.12.2017 19:00 CET Snow/Ice Awareness Level: Yellow During Friday, increasingly frequent snow showers already affecting parts of Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern England will extend across many other northern and western parts...
by Toxic17
Thu Dec 07, 2017 11:27 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

Hi Brian. has two weather alarms from meteoalarm today and one (the longest) was longer than the pop up window again. valid from 07.12.2017 10:00 CET Until 07.12.2017 19:00 CET Wind Awareness Level: Yellow Storm Caroline is expected to bring a spell of very windy weather to much of Scotland and par...
by Toxic17
Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

Hi Brian. has two weather alarms from meteoalarm today and one (the longest) was longer than the pop up window again. valid from 07.12.2017 10:00 CET Until 07.12.2017 19:00 CET Wind Awareness Level: Yellow Storm Caroline is expected to bring a spell of very windy weather to much of Scotland and part...
by Toxic17
Tue Nov 28, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

looks like WU are going the wrong way....

"title":"",
"fcttext":"",
"fcttext_metric":"",
"pop":"20"
by Toxic17
Tue Nov 28, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

Nice Work Brian. I have a Darksky.net account already, just never used it. looking forward to seeing what their forecasts are like.
by Toxic17
Tue Nov 28, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

Brian I have noticed the WU forecast is not working for me. I am guessing this is due to the jason file missing the "fcttext_metric" values. this is a known and ongoing issue with WU. outlook.php / forecast10.php discussed here: http://sandaysoft.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=25&t=16597 ht...
by Toxic17
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: WU-forecast.php
Replies: 15
Views: 586

Re: WU-forecast.php

In the last few months it had been very hit and miss. Not sure it they are to blame or not. Just double check your DNS and time are pretty much 100% ok and nothing your end (network related) is making the data truncated at all. I think I did move DNS from Google to OpenDNS which seems slightly fast...
by Toxic17
Sat Nov 25, 2017 9:54 am
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: WU-forecast.php
Replies: 15
Views: 586

Re: WU-forecast.php

In the last few months it had been very hit and miss. Not sure it they are to blame or not. Just double check your DNS and time are pretty much 100% ok and nothing your end (network related) is making the data truncated at all. I think I did move DNS from Google to OpenDNS which seems slightly faste...
by Toxic17
Fri Nov 24, 2017 11:39 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

Brian, FYI I change the line-height from 165px to "text-align:center;line-height:150px}" this was my description was just about readable on the bottom of the text field and the text needed to move up just slightly. euwarning.txt: <b>valid from</b> 24.11.2017 22:00 CET <b>Until</b> 25.11.20...
by Toxic17
Fri Nov 24, 2017 11:19 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1169
Views: 94376

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

Reference eu alarms see screenshot , what needs to be done is some explanation how to obtain your specific area code , whilst you know , i know there could be many who are not so familiar . Ok for all who do not know how to get your code for the region in Meteoalarm to work, so goto: https://www.me...
by Toxic17
Fri Nov 24, 2017 11:07 pm
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: WU-forecast.php
Replies: 15
Views: 586

Re: WU-forecast.php

I used to get sometimes a 0 byte files json file, and then it would not update at all. I have added a check for 0 byte and if so delete this file before it refreshes. still does not stop incomplete files however.

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