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": "Wed, 27 May 2020 13:24:45 +0000",
        "url": "https://api.idemc.org/noaa_weather/v1/",
        "title": "IDEMC - NOAA Severe Weather Report",
        "status": 200,
        "message": "Data has been published",
        "api": "1.0.3",
        "count": 10
    },
    "features": [
        {
            "id": 71991,
            "type": "Feature",
            "geometry": {
                "type": "Point",
                "coordinates": [
                    -93.13,
                    30.22
                ]
            },
            "properties": {
                "main_category": "Extreme Weather",
                "sub_category": "hail storm",
                "main_category_code": "EW",
                "sub_category_code": "HAS",
                "event_date": "2020-05-27T02:23:00+00:00",
                "event_type": "hail",
                "area_code":"05",
                "area_name":"North America",
                "country_code":"5010",
                "country_name":"United States",
                "administration_area": "Louisiana",
                "county_name": "Calcasieu",
                "location": "4 E Lake Charles",
                "description": "Public Posted Photos Of Hail Ranging From Dime To Ping Pong Ball Size. (lch)"
            }
        }
    }
}  

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": "1.0.3",
        "count": 0
    }
}  

Resource Information

Rate Limited True
Response Format GeoJSON
Authentication 1