Weather & Traffic - UK MET Office Weather Widget

Description: Gets weather data from the UK MET Office. Double click on the display to chose your town.
Author: tomfogg
Version: 1.0
Uploaded on: July 8th 2005 at 12:04 AM
Rating: (2.58 stars)   [Show Detailed Ratings]
Downloads: 2072
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I would like to see a more Apple look with a way to compact the weather view for today. BUT it provides what the UK customers want and that's a weather forecast that works at the minor cities and towns.

Posted by: MacCrazy on May 07, 05 (5:13 PM) for version 1.0 (current version)   View Detailed Rating

Gah - it's chewing vast gobs of my CPU when I'm not even displaying the Dashboard! No wonder my Mac's been running so poorly all afternoon smiley

Apart from that, the wind speed indicators could really do with being clearer - they're pretty hard to read at 1600x1200! The location selector is very annoying if you're at the bottom of the list, too (if only Apple gave pulldowns scroll bars!)

Posted by: TinyClanger on May 08, 05 (5:35 PM) for version 1.0 (current version)   View Detailed Rating

OK - it looks like the poor step-sister to all the other widgets on my PB, but having a daughter studying in England, I've been hoping for an English weather widget, and this helps.
Loads of cities, but where's Carnforth?
Not to cause trouble with our friends across the Pond, but I'm guessing more than a few Americans will check up on your weather, and while I can do Cº to Fº in my head (takes a while), a Fahrenheit option might be nice.
Keep working on this, graphics, esp. - a good start - thanks.

Posted by: RickHess on May 14, 05 (12:15 AM) for version 1.0 (current version)   View Detailed Rating

Is there anyway to get more results? As it doesn't cover my town.

Posted by: notverypc on May 18, 05 (9:32 PM) for version 1.0 (current version)   View Detailed Rating

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