Complete Data Retrieval, Metadata

Using the 'icao' and 'layer' parameters together will retrieve weather data that is '~' segment delimited and '*' element delimited.

'layer=meta' will retrieve current weather metadata. Information on how to find the ICAO code can be found here.

Example Link:

http://api.parfait.snarkybox.com/current?icao=klax&layer=meta

What that link returns will look like this if viewed in a browser:

mt*NOAA's National Weather Service*http://weather.gov/*15 minutes after the hour*60***http://www.weather.gov/data/obhistory/KLAX.html*http://www.weather.gov/data/METAR/KLAX.1.txt*http://weather.gov/disclaimer.html*http://weather.gov/disclaimer.html*http://weather.gov/notice.html~

Element Names:

ID mt00 mt01 mt02 mt03 mt04 mt05 mt06 mt07 mt08 mt09
Name layer_code credit credit_URL suggested_pickup suggested_pickup_period icon_url_base icon_name two_day_history_url ob_url disclaimer_url
Data Type token token anyURI token integer anyURI anyURI anyURI anyURI anyURI

ID mt10 mt11
Name copyright_url privacy_policy_url
Data Type anyURI anyURI