Nowcast - Nowcast for a specified place.
This modules implements nowcast for one location, that is, a forcast for the next two hours.
The output is precipitation with unit mm/h. Currently only the area where we have radar coverage is supported. If the requests is outside the supported range, a 422 Unprocessable Entity error is returned.
Sometimes we do not have enough current data to make an accurate prediction (e.g.
because a radar is temporarily not delivering data).
In such cases the service will return XML with an empty
The availability and content of this product may change without further notice.
- lat (latitude), in decimal degrees, mandatory
- lon (longtitude), in decimal degrees, mandatory
Not all combinations are valid.
You can download the ESRI Shapefile (as a ZIP archive) describing the geographical area covered by the product here:
The schema for the xml delivered by this product is available here:
Added coverage method
New schema, now returns empty XML when no radar data available