US Weather Radar
Weather Badge.Rain Alarm.
Configuration of "US Weather Radar"

In the URL are many parameters which control the behaviour of "US Weather Radar". If you click on the "Config" link on the bottom left of the US Weather Radar you can see a description.

In the up_loc parameter you can specify the ZIP code. If you want to automatically center on your ZIP code don't forget to set up_centeronzipcode=1.

The up_zoom parameter has the following options to control the default zoom level:

The up_animate_radar parameter can be set to "1" or "0" to enable or disable radar animation at startup. The default is "1".

How to configure "US Weather Radar" for igHome.com

These are the steps to add "US Weather Radar" to igHome.com:

Either you search for "US Weather Radar" in the gadget directory (it is available here) or you add it yourselve by following these steps:

  1. Click "Add Gadget" on the top right of the page.
  2. Click "Create Your Own Gadget" on the bottom in the left column.
  3. Click "From a URL" on the bottom in the left column.
  4. Click "Add it now " on the right.
  5. Enter the Gadget Title like "US Weather Radar" and
  6. the URL like: http://weather-ng.com/us-weather-radar.html?up_loc=&up_zoom=Nation&up_map_height=full&up_background=Map&up_show_station=1&up_show_weather_overv=1&up_show_radar_upd=0&up_font_scale=110&up_opac=0.7&up_traffic=0&up_KML_Overlay=&up_cloud_opac=0.4&up_centeronzipcode=0&up_centerongeoloc=1&up_mousewheelzooms=1&up_animate_radar=1&up_ssource=ighome&v=1.8
  7. Optional: Configure the height of the gadget by clicking the middle config button in the top right of the gadget window and enter e.g. 450 in the height field.

How to configure "US Weather Radar" for Netvibes

These are the steps to add "US Weather Radar" to a Netvibes dashboard

  1. Click "Add Content" on the top left-hand side of the page. In the Search for widgets text box enter IFrame and click Search. Locate the Web Page Plus gadget and click add.
  2. Enter the URL of "US Weather Radar" like this: http://weather-ng.com/us-weather-radar.html?up_loc=&up_zoom=Region&up_map_height=350&up_map_width=380px&up_background=Map&up_show_station=1&up_show_weather_overv=1&up_show_radar_upd=0&up_font_scale=110&up_opac=0.7&up_traffic=0&up_KML_Overlay=&up_cloud_opac=0.4&up_centeronzipcode=0&up_centerongeoloc=0&up_mousewheelzooms=1

    It is important that you set the up_map_height and up_map_width parameter as Netvibes offers tooooo much space for US Weather Radar.
  3. This is how it should look in Netvibes. You might want to adjust the height of the widget to 380px for the default height of "US Weather Radar" of 350px.

How to configure "US Weather Radar" for Protopage

These are the steps to add "US Weather Radar" to Protopage

  1. Click "Add widgets" on the top middle of the page.
  2. Select "Web Widget Code" which is the 6th from the bottom in the left bar of the "Add a widget" section.
  3. Drag the widget to your dashboard and click "edit".

  4. Copy and paste the iframe HTML-code from the main WR Gadget page into the code field like this and hit "Save" afterwards:

  5. This is how it should look like:

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"US Weather Radar" in iframe

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Google has announced that the iGoogle homepage will be discontinued. The US Weather Radar gadget is a popular gadget which has successfully served many users since 2006.

Based on the broad demand the US Weather Radar has now been ported to be a stand-alone webpage like this. You can also use the US Weather Radar in an iframe as shown to the left which allows for embedding into homepage sites like Protopage, Netvibes, ... More information about embedding US Weather Radar is here.

The page to the left has been embedded via iframe with the following html-code:

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US Weather Radar

US Weather Radar provides the most comprehensive information about the present and future weather conditions via Radar overlays, weather forecast, alerts, webcams, meteograms, cloud overlay, traffic, tweets, KML overlay support for additional information and much more.

Click on image to open live US Weather Radar

Overlays include

Additional features:

For daily forecast information hover over the weather icons. Configuration and more features like meteograms are available from the menu in the lower left where you can also find the animation control.

Click here to open US Weather Radar in a new window.

Of course you can use US Weather Radar also on your mobile phone. This is e.g. attractive for bikers, gardeners, barbecue planning, and many more situations.

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