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Request Airport METAR, TAF, Winds Weather

Introduction

This API allows requesting weather information for a given airport using an ICAO code. Information will return METAR, TAF and Windsaloft information.

URLs

Test version: https://apidev.rocketroute.com/wx/v1/service.wsdl

Live version: https://api.rocketroute.com/wx/v1/service.wsdl

Request

Method is POST or GET (you choose) Variable is “req”

Method “getWx” with Request:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?>
<REQWX>
<USR>user@domain.com</USR>
<PASSWD>e3ceb5881a0a1fdaad01296d7554868d</PASSWD>
<ICAO>EGKA</ICAO>
<ICAO>LFAT</ICAO> (optionally multiple airports can be requested at once)
</REQWX>

Response

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
<REQWX>
<RESULT>0</RESULT>
<WXSET ICAO="EGKA">
<METAR>271350Z 29010G20KT 9999 -SHRA SCT018 09/06 Q1002</METAR>
<TAF>270827Z 2709/2718 23010KT 9999 SCT015 SCT025
TEMPO 2709/2714 7000 SHRA PROB30
TEMPO 2709/2710 25017G27KT 4000 +SHRA BKN014
BECMG 2709/2711 27020KT
TEMPO 2710/2717 27020G30KT PROB30
TEMPO 2710/2714 30030G40KT
BECMG 2712/2715 31014KT
</TAF>
<WINDS>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="0.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>30</LVL>
<KTS>42</KTS>
<DIR>341</DIR>
<TMP>1.25</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="0.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>65</LVL>
<KTS>38</KTS>
<DIR>337</DIR>
<TMP>-3.15</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="0.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>100</LVL>
<KTS>37</KTS>
<DIR>322</DIR>
<TMP>-7.55</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="0.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>140</LVL>
<KTS>41</KTS>
<DIR>315</DIR>
<TMP>-15.95</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="0.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>180</LVL>
<KTS>44</KTS>
<DIR>313</DIR>
<TMP>-26.55</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="0.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>210</LVL>
<KTS>68</KTS>
<DIR>317</DIR>
<TMP>-31.75</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="0.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>235</LVL>
<KTS>96</KTS>
<DIR>317</DIR>
<TMP>-37.05</TMP>
</WIND>
</WINDS>
</WXSET>
<WXSET ICAO="LFAT">
<METAR>271400Z AUTO 29016G27KT 250V330 9999 FEW027/// OVC041/////////TCU 10/06 Q1002</METAR>
<TAF>REPORT UNAVAILABLE FOR LFAT, LYDD (EGMD) PROVIDED AS ALTERNATIVE 271220Z 2712/2720 27020KT 9999 SCT030
TEMPO 2712/2714 28023G33KT 7000 SHRA
BECMG 2713/2716 32020KT
TEMPO 2714/2718 32023G33KT</TAF>
<WINDS>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="2.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>30</LVL>
<KTS>28</KTS>
<DIR>309</DIR>
<TMP>1.35</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="2.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>65</LVL>
<KTS>27</KTS>
<DIR>313</DIR>
<TMP>-2.95</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="2.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>100</LVL>
<KTS>29</KTS>
<DIR>324</DIR>
<TMP>-8.15</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="2.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>140</LVL>
<KTS>32</KTS>
<DIR>335</DIR>
<TMP>-16.05</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="2.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>180</LVL>
<KTS>29</KTS>
<DIR>329</DIR>
<TMP>-27.05</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="2.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>210</LVL>
<KTS>29</KTS>
<DIR>332</DIR>
<TMP>-34.15</TMP>
</WIND>
<WIND lat="51.0000000" lon="2.0000000" datetime="2012-12-27 18:00:00">
<LVL>235</LVL>
<KTS>43</KTS>
<DIR>326</DIR>
<TMP>-41.15</TMP>
</WIND>
</WINDS>
</WXSET>
</REQWX>

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