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    I hated guessing at the weather based on nondescript icons and two digits, so I built this. It fetches full NWS forecasts with context, built-in uncertainty and more precipitation detail than a rain cloud icon.

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      This is awesome, great job. Looks great on mobile as well.

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      Nice. Feature request: day numbers. Sometimes I remember days, sometimes I remember numbers. Any tool that shows me both wins for not making me figure it out.

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        Another feature request: automatic geolocation so I don’t have to put in my zip code, or else at least focus the zipcode field in the onload.

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          This. I’ve come to expect mobile websites to popup asking me for permission to use my location. I was a little surprised it didn’t. (But kudos to using HTML5’s type=number, at least punching in a zip code on my phone was easy.)

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        I like this, it’s very simple and a nice change from the usual. The only qualm I have is that it is hard to pick out the highs and lows with all of the text.

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          Feature request: support more countries than the US.

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            Sorry, wordy weather uses forecasts from the National Weather Service over here. Maybe I’ll look into similar organizations in other countries, but it would be quite a patchwork–not to mention the work it would take. The database, the parser, the templates, the zipcodes–everything it built around US use :(

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              US zip codes are five digit numbers such as 47712. You can try that if you live outside of the US.

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                I’m sorry, I don’t understand what you’re trying to suggest. 47712 is just like any other 5-digit US zip-code. The linked section of the Wikipedia page simply details the composition of a US zip-code (specifically, the ‘77’ indicates a specific area in “region 4”). Neither of which would serve non-US locations.