GNU-devel ELPA - metar


Retrieve and decode METAR weather information
metar-, 2021-Oct-09, 30.0 KiB
Mario Lang <>
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To install this package, run in Emacs:

M-x package-install RET metar RET

Full description

Run `M-x metar RET' to get a simple weather report from
The value of `calendar-latitude' and `calendar-longitude' will be used to
automatically determine a nearby station.  If these variables are not set,
you will be prompted to enter the location manually.

With `C-u M-x metar RET', country and station name need to be entered.
`C-u C-u M-x metar RET' will prompt for the METAR station code (4 letters).

Customize `metar-units' to change length, speed, temperature or pressure
units to your liking.

For programmatic access to decoded weather reports, use:

  (metar-decode (metar-get-record "CODE"))

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