METAF - Windows Vista ® / Windows 7 ®
Windows 8 ® / Windows 10 ® only possible with 8GadgetPack
Sidebar Gadget for METAR and TAF

METAR and TAF Vista Sidebar Gadget
Please feel free to contact me about bugs or feature requests/suggestions.
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Current Version: 1.4.11 download here


Version 1.4.11
- fixed: broken TAFs (Thanks to Reinhard)

Version 1.4.10
- fixed: broken TAFs (Thanks to Reinhard)

Version 1.4.9
- fixed: ICAO in capitals wouldn't work (Thanks to Reinhard)

Version 1.4.8
- fixed: source changed

Version 1.4.7
- fixed: calculation of sunrise and sunset times (Thanks to Darrell)

Version 1.4.6
- fixed: TAF display in flyout view was broken (Thanks to Darrell)

Version 1.4.5
- fixed: source changed

Version 1.4.4
- fixed: displaylength of ceiling in some rare cases

Version 1.4.3
- fixed: runway information misinterpreted as temp in some cases (Thanks to Hans)
- Windows 7 compatible

Version 1.4.2:
- fixed: temperature detection
- fixed: missing visibility for airports reporting CAVOK (Thanks to Hans)
- fixed: default zulu
- fixed: icao id recognition as weather

Version 1.4.1
- fixed: Update function

Version 1.4
- added: Sunrise and Sunset calculation
- added: Timezone for Airports can be omitted for local timezone.
  The Gadget will try to guess when longitude is entered.
- changed: settings dialog due to required parameters for Sun-calculation
- fixed: SKC will now be shown in ceilings

Version 1.3
- added: flight category indicator (mvfr, ifr, lifr)
- fixed: CAVOC and NSC will now be recognized
- fixed: recognition of visibility improved (meters will be displayed correctly now)

Version 1.2
- first official released Version.