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by Tim Vasquez
Wed Mar 06, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: New beta test version -- V3.20 test 001
Replies: 2
Views: 18684

New beta test version -- V3.20 test 001

Effective March 6, 2019 we have a new version (V3.20 test 001) that supports secure https (SSL/TLS) downloads. This is our initial beta test version and could contain unexpected bugs. For Standard Version users, you may download the software from: http://www.weathergraphics.com/dl/digatm5-3.20.test....
by Tim Vasquez
Wed Feb 27, 2019 2:47 am
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Support for HTTPS almost completed
Replies: 0
Views: 20408

Support for HTTPS almost completed

Currently we have the code in place that adds support for HTTPS (secure http over SSL/TLS). Testing was completed over the past week, and I'm about to begin coding it into Digital Atmosphere. This replaces a 20-year old code base that was used for retrieving Internet data. If things go as expected w...
by Tim Vasquez
Wed Feb 20, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Digital Atmosphere using pre-2001 Wind Chill Formula
Replies: 1
Views: 17421

Re: Digital Atmosphere using pre-2001 Wind Chill Formula

Looking around at the current formulas, it does look like we need to update it. Here is the formula we have been using so far. I will make some changes to add the new index and allow access to the old formula for those that want to use it. _____________________________________________ function windc...
by Tim Vasquez
Wed Feb 20, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Nexrad radar
Replies: 3
Views: 20316

Re: Nexrad radar

Yes, this is all part of the Great Https Migration of 2018. Digital Atmosphere is being worked on right now to handle these protocols. At the current time it is technically possible to view the data on the NWS server using a browser, download the files to disk, and import them in Digital Atmosphere....
by Tim Vasquez
Wed Feb 20, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Information on upcoming version (V3.11)
Replies: 0
Views: 20135

Information on upcoming version (V3.11)

Here is what will be coming with the new release (V3.11), expected anytime between tomorrow and the end of the month. A fix for https:// (SSL/TLS) data URLs the absolute highest priority right now, and my goal is to have the next update include this support. I have already subcontracted out this wor...
by Tim Vasquez
Sun Feb 03, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Station identifiers
Topic: Master Location Identifier Database
Replies: 0
Views: 22097

Master Location Identifier Database

A note to people looking for identifier tables: Weather Graphics maintains the Master Location Identifiers Database (MLID) here: http://www.weathergraphics.com/identifiers There is a continuously updated Standard Version that is provided to the community free of charge, and a Professional Version at...
by Tim Vasquez
Sun Feb 03, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: Station identifiers
Topic: New METAR Site / ASOS Decommissioning
Replies: 1
Views: 11777

Re: New METAR Site / ASOS Decommissioning

Nice, appreciate the updates. Also looks like the updates are getting viewed quite a bit.

Tim
by Tim Vasquez
Sun Feb 03, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Alternate wx font - much larger wx symbols - file now linked
Replies: 5
Views: 27891

Re: Alternate wx font - much larger wx symbols - file now li

Taking a quick look at a font comparison, it looks the same. Maybe I'm looking in the wrong place for the changes?

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by Tim Vasquez
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere scripting laboratory
Topic: Data Plot Crowding
Replies: 8
Views: 42809

Re: Data Plot Crowding

I didn't know there was a request for this, but unfortunately I don't get into the scripting forums much. The capability has been added and will take effect with V3.10b. __________________________________________________________________________________ Added DENSITY scripting command. This controls ...
by Tim Vasquez
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Alternate wx font - much larger wx symbols - file now linked
Replies: 5
Views: 27891

Re: Alternate wx font - much larger wx symbols - file now li

Thanks, I'll give it a try. The original font I developed back in 2003, but since I'm not a font expert I passed it on to a typeface designer from Rentacoder to fix it up. They did a decent job but I guess you get what you pay for.. improving the font has been on the to-do- list for some time. I'll ...