Layer: radar + satellite

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Radar and Satellite can be requested on one combined image.

Response formats include GIF and PNG.

Request URL Format

GET http://api.wunderground.com/api/Your_Key/features/image.format?params

or

GET http://api.wunderground.com/api/Your_Key/features/q/query.format?params

feature

features
radar/satellite (single frame) or animatedradar/animatedsatellite (6-frame animation by default; must be gif format)

query

query
A valid location query as described in the API URL Format

format

format
gif or pngOutput format

params

The following params are specific to an animation of a combined radar + satellite image.

Any other params from the radar or satellite features also apply, but must be prefixed with rad. or sat., respectively. See advanced example, below.

num
Integer, Optional
1 (default) to 8Number of frames in the animation
  • format must be gif for animations
  • features must be animatedradar/animatedsattelite for animations
delay
Integer, Optional
25 (default) to 100The duration of frame in an animation, in hundredths of a second.
interval
Integer, Optional
30 (default)Minutes of data between each frame in an animation.

Examples

Try with Apigee

Note: replace {{key}} with Your_Key

Using location query to determine a box

http://api.wunderground.com/api/Your_Key/radar/satellite/q/KS/Topeka.gif

Animated radar+satellite using location query

http://api.wunderground.com/api/Your_Key/animatedradar/animatedsatellite/q/MI/Ann_Arbor.gif?num=6&delay=50&interval=30

Using lat/lon bounds, showing time label, transparent background (advanced)

http://api.wunderground.com/api/Your_Key//radar/satellite/image.gif?rad.maxlat=47.709&rad.maxlon=-69.263&rad.minlat=31.596&rad.minlon=-97.388&rad.width=640&rad.height=480&rad.rainsnow=1&rad.reproj.automerc=1&sat.maxlat=47.709&sat.maxlon=-69.263&sat.minlat=31.596&sat.minlon=-97.388&sat.width=640&sat.height=480&sat.key=sat_ir4_bottom&sat.gtt=107&sat.proj=me&sat.timelabel=0

Using lat/lon bounds, showing time label, transparent background, animated (advanced)

http://api.wunderground.com/api/Your_Key/animatedradar/animatedsatellite/image.gif?num=5&delay=50&rad.maxlat=47.709&rad.maxlon=-69.263&rad.minlat=31.596&rad.minlon=-97.388&rad.width=640&rad.height=480&rad.rainsnow=1&rad.reproj.automerc=1&rad.num=5&sat.maxlat=47.709&sat.maxlon=-69.263&sat.minlat=31.596&sat.minlon=-97.388&sat.width=640&sat.height=480&sat.key=sat_ir4_bottom&sat.gtt=107&sat.proj=me&sat.timelabel=0&sat.num=5