How to use Forecast.IO weather data source
How to use ForecastIO weather source
1.1 Open forecast.io developer page:
1.2 Access it and press "Register". Complete it and press "Create an account".
1.3 Login with the new created account and copy the API key from the bottom of the page.
1.4 Open the web application (https://my.rainmachine.com)
- login and access your device.
- go to "Settings" - "Weather" - "Data Sources".
- open forecastIO weather service.
- enable the "Active" checkbox and paste the API key.
1.5 save the new settings and press "Refresh" to run the ForecastIO data service for the first time.
All weather data fetched from the weather data sources are based on your RainMachine device location.
Please make sure your location address is accurate. To do that go to "Settings" - "System Settings" - "Location"
(using RainMachine mobile iPhone or Android apps, RainMachine local touch interface or RainMachine web application).