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 Required None

Example

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

Request

  {
    "api_key" : "xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx"
}  

Response

  {
    "type": "FeatureCollection",
    "metadata": {
        "generated": "Thu, 13 Aug 2020 07:29:52 +0000",
        "url": "https://api.idemc.org/noaa_weather/v1/",
        "title": "IDEMC - NOAA Severe Weather Report",
        "status": 200,
        "message": "Data has been published",
        "api": "1.0.4",
        "count": 10
    },
    "features": [
        {
            "id": "83344",
            "type": "Feature",
            "geometry": {
                "type": "Point",
                "coordinates": [
                    "-96.73",
                    "36.69"
                ]
            },
            "properties": {
                "main_category": "Extreme Weather",
                "sub_category": "hail storm",
                "main_category_code": "EW",
                "sub_category_code": "HAS",
                "event_date": "2020-08-13T06:59:00+00:00",
                "event_type": "hail",
                "location": {
                    "area_code": "05",
                    "area_name": "North America",
                    "country_code": "5010",
                    "country_name": "United States",
                    "administration_area": "Oklahoma",
                    "county_name": "Osage",
                    "location": "Burbank"
                },
                "description": "(tsa)",
                "data_confidence": 1
            }
        }
    }  

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": "1.0.4",
        "count": 0
    }
}  

Resource Information

Rate Limited True
Response Format GeoJSON
Authentication Yes