Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#1988 closed defect (invalid)

MythWeather gives inconsistent reports (due to MSNBC data)

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: Isaac Richards
Priority: minor Milestone: unknown
Component: mythweather Version: 0.19
Severity: medium Keywords: weather
Cc: Ticket locked: no

Description

The MSNBC URL used to collect the weather data gives inconsistent reports. Loading that URL into a browser and compare the results by hitting the reload button. A different weather source is needed.

Example: http://www.msnbc.com/m/chnk/d/weather_d_src.asp?acid=USMI0061

Gives: (1 - 6/23/2006@10:05) function makeWeatherObj() { this.swCity = "Bay City"; this.swSubDiv = "MI"; this.swCountry = "USA"; this.swRegion = "United States"; this.swTemp = "68"; this.swTempCel = Math.round((5/9)*(this.swTemp-32)); this.swCIcon = "33"; this.swWindS = "10"; this.swWindD = "SSW"; this.swBaro = "29.82"; this.swHumid = "94"; this.swReal = "68"; this.swUV = "0"; this.swVis = "5.00"; this.swLastUp = "06/19/2006 01:55:00"; this.swConText = "Fair"; this.swFore = "3|4|5|6|7|06/20/2006|06/21/2006|06/22/2006|06/23/2006|06/24/2006|30|32|38|30|38|4|24|28|4|28|81|77|82|83|82|20|10|40|20|30|33|29|29|29|29|23|4|4|4|4|56|58|66|63|61|"; this.swAcid = "USMI0061"; }


(2 - 6/23/2006@10:06) function makeWeatherObj() { this.swCity = "Bay City"; this.swSubDiv = "MI"; this.swCountry = "USA"; this.swRegion = "United States"; this.swTemp = "66"; this.swTempCel = Math.round((5/9)*(this.swTemp-32)); this.swCIcon = "34"; this.swWindS = "9"; this.swWindD = "N"; this.swBaro = "30.01"; this.swHumid = "68"; this.swReal = "66"; this.swUV = "3"; this.swVis = "10.00"; this.swLastUp = "06/20/2006 08:54:00"; this.swConText = "Fair"; this.swFore = "3|4|5|6|7|06/20/2006|06/21/2006|06/22/2006|06/23/2006|06/24/2006|32|38|37|37|32|24|50|27|27|24|77|80|84|80|77|10|60|30|30|20|45|47|29|33|29|16|27|4|23|4|59|67|63|61|58|"; this.swAcid = "USMI0061"; }


(3 - 6/23/2006@10:07) function makeWeatherObj() { this.swCity = "Bay City"; this.swSubDiv = "MI"; this.swCountry = "USA"; this.swRegion = "United States"; this.swTemp = "79"; this.swTempCel = Math.round((5/9)*(this.swTemp-32)); this.swCIcon = "34"; this.swWindS = "7"; this.swWindD = "WSW"; this.swBaro = "29.98"; this.swHumid = "61"; this.swReal = "80"; this.swUV = "5"; this.swVis = "10.00"; this.swLastUp = "06/22/2006 09:56:00"; this.swConText = "Fair"; this.swFore = "5|6|7|1|2|06/22/2006|06/23/2006|06/24/2006|06/25/2006|06/26/2006|37|30|32|32|38|27|4|24|24|28|84|71|77|80|80|30|20|20|20|30|29|33|31|29|11|4|23|11|4|14|58|51|56|61|62|"; this.swAcid = "USMI0061"; }

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by Isaac Richards

Priority: majorminor
Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

Feature request without patch, and coincidentally already taken care of in the mythweather soc branch.

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