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Re: WOW uploads

Postby gulberwickweather » Fri Sep 02, 2011 7:49 am

OK cool thankyou

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Re: WOW uploads

Postby gulberwickweather » Fri Sep 02, 2011 9:20 am

OK got it working but I notice it doesn't seem to upload either the wet bulb or the current conditions?

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Re: WOW uploads

Postby steve » Fri Sep 02, 2011 9:24 am

gulberwickweather wrote:it doesn't seem to upload either the wet bulb or the current conditions?

The WOW API does not cater for those items to be uploaded.
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Re: WOW uploads

Postby William Grimsley » Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:27 pm

Hello :D im just wondering i have got the version 1.9.2 but I can't find the WOW section on the internet settings bit!

Please Help!!!

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Re: WOW uploads

Postby steve » Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:30 pm

It's in the bottom right hand corner of the internet settings window:

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Re: WOW uploads

Postby William Grimsley » Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:38 pm

Hi Steve,

Well its not in the right hand corner of the "Internet settings" window instead it is weather underground.

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Re: WOW uploads

Postby steve » Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:42 pm

Then you're using 1.9.1, not 1.9.2.
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Re: WOW uploads

Postby gulberwickweather » Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:46 pm

steve wrote:
gulberwickweather wrote:it doesn't seem to upload either the wet bulb or the current conditions?

The WOW API does not cater for those items to be uploaded.


Have been having a closer look and WOW clearly does have the facility to display wet bulb. I can find nowhere in Cumulus where that is displayed however and there is no webtag for it either so is it the case that Davis Weather stations don't produce things like Wet Bulb or does Cumulus not support it because I dont see it anywhere. I am quite willing to concede, however, that I am going blind in my dotage!

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Re: WOW uploads

Postby William Grimsley » Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:47 pm

Hi Steve,

Thanks so much I got the actual version now and is uploading to wunderground, WOW, and pws weather!

Cheers!

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Re: WOW uploads

Postby steve » Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:54 pm

gulberwickweather wrote:Have been having a closer look and WOW clearly does have the facility to display wet bulb.
But the WOW API does not cater for it to be uploaded! Therefore Cumulus cannot upload it. Look for yourself if you don't believe me: http://wow.metoffice.gov.uk/support?category=dataformats#automatic

I can find nowhere in Cumulus where that is displayed however and there is no webtag for it either

Version 1.9.2 has a <#wetbulb> web tag.
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Re: WOW uploads

Postby gulberwickweather » Thu Sep 22, 2011 7:10 pm

steve wrote:
gulberwickweather wrote:Have been having a closer look and WOW clearly does have the facility to display wet bulb.
But the WOW API does not cater for it to be uploaded! Therefore Cumulus cannot upload it. Look for yourself if you don't believe me: http://wow.metoffice.gov.uk/support?category=dataformats#automatic

Thats bizarre (although in my defence I did make it clear I could be going blind lol!) So whats the point of asking for your wet bulb when they don't have the facility to upload it?? As you can see from my WOW page there is a space for it:

http://wow.metoffice.gov.uk/latestobservationservlet?siteID=12123419

I can find nowhere in Cumulus where that is displayed however and there is no webtag for it either

Version 1.9.2 has a <#wetbulb> web tag.


OK thanks for that

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Re: WOW uploads

Postby steve » Thu Sep 22, 2011 7:41 pm

gulberwickweather wrote:So whats the point of asking for your wet bulb when they don't have the facility to upload it??
It can be entered manually. They don't just want people with an AWS and software to upload data automatically, they want people to enter observations manually too. I suppose at some point they may extend the automatic interface to allow more parameters.
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