Weather on the Command line

lynx -dump http://api.wunderground.com/weatherstation/WXCurrentObXML.asp?ID=KCALOSAN32 | grep GMT | awk '{print $3}'
Get your weather from a weather station just blocks from your home. Go to http://www.wunderground.com/wundermap/ and find a weather station near you. Click on a temperature bubble for that area. When the window pops up, click on hypertext link with the station ID, then on the bottom right of the page, click on the Current Conditions XML. Thats your link! Good luck!
Sample Output
53.1

5
2010-02-05 19:17:18

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alias weather='lynx -dump http://www.wunderground.com/weatherstation/WXCurrentObXML.asp?ID=FOOBAR | grep GMT | awk '\''{print $5$6$7$8}'\''' weather 68.0F(20.0C) works for me. 3 just shows the time in GMT, so I suspect there may be a difference depending on the configuration options that lynx was compiled with.
oshazard · 436 weeks and 4 days ago
"Remember that sed and awk are glorified variants of grep." So we do not need it here. lynx -dump URL | awk '/GMT/{print $3}'
illu · 436 weeks and 4 days ago

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