metaf2xml is an open source software that can decode and parse aerodrome forecasts (TAF), aviation routine weather reports (METAR, SPECI), observations from buoys (BUOY) and synoptic observations (SYNOP).
All parts of the messages are parsed, some common format errors are corrected or tolerated.
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
parser, xsl, dtd:
· METAR/TAF: use code table 1690 for heights and vert. vis. except for US
parser, xsl, metaf-sum, dtd:
· SYNOP US: use FMH-2 instead of code table 1600 for base of lowest cloud
parser, xsl, dtd, lang:
· extend processing of SAO
parser, XML, xsl, dtd:
· METAR: 5 groups handled as extensions become remarks