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Weather class: Get global weather information from Capescience

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Version License PHP version Categories  
weather 1.0GNU General Public Lice...3Web services, Weather
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This class retrieves weather information from Capescience.com Web service for almost every station in every country. This is the same Web service used by the aeronautical industry.

It provides means to retrieve the country list of available weather services, retrieve the locations of stationss within a country, and retrieve the weather report for a given station.

It uses NuSOAP library to retrieve the whether information via SOAP Web services protocol.

Innovation Award  
PHP Programming Innovation award nominee
July 2005
Number 2


Prize: One book of choice by SAMS
Many sites around the world publish information about the weather of regions relevant to their communities.

There are sites like Capescience that provide weather information of many places of different regions of the world.

This class simplifies the access to the Capescience site in a way that becomes easy for any site to retrieve and show weather information of regions of interest.


Manuel Lemos
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Name: Paul Scott <contact>
Classes: 14 packages by
Country: South Africa South Africa
Age: 37
All time rank: 451 in South Africa South Africa
Week rank: 103 Down1 in South Africa South Africa Equal
Innovation award
Innovation award
Nominee: 4x

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