This API service collects and publishes real-time reports from the NOAA Storm Prediction Center in GeoJSON format. These reports are preliminary and have not been reviewed.

Limitation: Query time interval must be less than one minute. This will allow 1440 queries per day.

Resource URL

https://api.idemc.org/noaa_weather/v1/

Parameters

ParameterDescriptionOptionalDefault
api_key Authentication API key

Example

POST https://api.idemc.org/noaa_weather/v1/

Request

  {
    "api_key" => "xycvbnm234ztr"
}  

Response

  {
    "type": "FeatureCollection",
    "metadata": {
        "generated": "Mon, 25 Nov 2019 16:53:14 +0000",
        "url": "https://api.idemc.org/noaa_weather/v1/",
        "title": "IDEMC - NOAA Severe Weather Report",
        "status": 200,
        "message": "Data has been published",
        "api": "1.0.0",
        "count": 1
    },
    "features": [
        {
            "id": 6225,
            "type": "Feature",
            "geometry": {
                "type": "Point",
                "coordinates": [
                    -107.02,
                    47.8
                ]
            },
            "properties": {
                "main_category": "Extreme Weather",
                "sub_category": "thunderstorm",
                "main_category_code": "EW",
                "sub_category_code": "THU",
                "event_time": "2020-02-14 12:20:00",
                "event_type": "wind",
                "state_name": "South Carolina",
                "county_name": "Oconee",
                "location": "Salem",
                "description": "911 Call Center Reported Trees Down At Alexander Rd And W Main St. (gsp)"
            }
        }
}  

Error Response

  {
    "type": "FeatureCollection",
    "metadata": {
        "generated": "Mon, 25 Nov 2019 16:15:54 +0000",
        "url": "https://api.idemc.org/noaa_weather/v1/",
        "title": "IDEMC - NOAA Severe Weather Report",
        "status": 600,
        "message": "Wrong, missing or expired api key",
        "api": "1.0.0",
        "count": 0
    }
}  

Resource Information

Rate Limited True
Response Format GeoJSON
Authentication 1