WeatherCat Version 2.2.0 Now Available!

We are pleased to be able to announce that WeatherCat version 2.2.0 is now available!

Changes in this release include:

  • Added a ‘quit check’ function which requires that WeatherCat is told to quit twice in 5 seconds to actually quit.
  • Added a ‘Save All’ button to the NOAA reports window.
  • Added ‘Sylvester’, a companion application that can send weather reports to Twitter.
  • Added ‘DELTACHAR’ as a type specifier to the STAT$ tag that rather than returning numeric delta values, returns one of  ‘↑↗→↘↓’
  • AppleScript update to return various units and query results as strings.
  • Added dock icon weather display to the OS X client application.
  • Various bug fixes.

Full change notes can be found in the ‘Documentation’ folder of the download or on the WeatherCat wiki.

This is a free update for existing WeatherCat 2 owners and as always, you can download this release from our WeatherCat page or via the direct download link: WeatherCat 2.2.0

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WeatherCat Version 2.1.0 Now Available!

We are very pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of WeatherCat 2.1.0.

This release brings a host of new features to WeatherCat, including:

  • NOAA style reports
  • Heating/Cooling degree days
  • Sending internal temperature and humidity to Wunderground
  • A generic XML based station driver
  • Editable weather facts
  • A number of small improvements and changes

For full details please see the release notes included or on the WeatherCat wiki.

As always, WeatherCat 2.1.0 is available for immediate download from our WeatherCat page or via the direct download link: WeatherCat 2.1.0

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WeatherCat Version 2.0.2 Now Available!

We are pleased to be able to announce that WeatherCat version 2.0.2 is now available!

Changes in this release include:

  • Fixed a crash that could happen on WMR 928/968 if the serial to USB driver did not open.
  • Added support for Instromet MetPlus stations
  • Fixed a potential crash as sampling time.
  • WeatherCat client is updated to V1.3.2 to fix a bug whereby external humidity would be invalid if the internal humidity was invalid.
  • Documentation update.

Full change notes can be found in the download or on the WeatherCat wiki.

This is a free update for existing WeatherCat 2 owners and as always, you can download this release from our WeatherCat page.

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WeatherCat Version 2.0.1 Now Available

We are very pleased to be able to announce that WeatherCat version 2.0.1 is now available!

Changes in this release include:

  • Custom gauges no longer have a translucent background.
  • Updated German localisation courtesy of Reinhard Unterwurzacher.
  • Custom gauge web-tags should now work on OS X 10.7.5 – previously a blank image would be rendered.
  • Added support for WeatherCloud (Preferences->Online->Additional Services).
  • Fixed an issue whereby a version warning would be logged when WeatherCat launched on 10.10 or later.
  • Snow in year over year stats will now not count for dates prior to the date of the first snow entry.

This is a free update for existing WeatherCat 2 owners and as always, you can download this release from our WeatherCat page.

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WeatherCat Version 2.0.0 Now Available

We are very pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of WeatherCat 2.0.0.

This release brings a host of new features to WeatherCat, including:

  • Custom gauges in six different base styles (Blue Chrome, Carbon Fibre, Aluminium, Bronze, Light Wood and Dark Wood), up to four pointers per gauge with the choice of current value or daily high/low/average data, 3 glass styles and rendering to custom web pages via a custom web tag. Similar channel types can be displayed on the same gauge (i.e. temperature and dew point).
  • Daily snow entry/editor with integration into year over year statistics and tags for custom web pages.
  • Synthetic channels that can create new channels by applying a user defined function to up to 5 existing channels real time data or daily high/low/average data.
  • WMR88 support with rain bucket multiplier and additional sensor support.
  • The creation of custom day types – for example a windy day might be a day with more than 200 miles measured wind run.
  • More flexible custom alerts can use any channel available on your station.
  • Current conditions calculator improvements.

For a full list of changes please see the release notes included in the distribution or the WeatherCat wiki.

Upgrade pricing from WeatherCat 1 to WeatherCat 2 is at half the full retail price; for more information please see our purchasing page.

As always, WeatherCat 2 is available for immediate download from our WeatherCat page.

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