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Old 05-17-2004, 11:43 PM   #1
frieza
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severe weather alert software for linux?


does anyone know of a good software for linux that will periodically check the NWS via the internet and alert (via either a text message, LCDproc client , or most importatnly a lout siren like sound via the sound card) when there is a tornado watch and/or warning in the local area? I live far from the nearest tornado siren and such a program would be helpfull especially for when i'm sleeping and there are tornados possible.
 
Old 05-18-2004, 01:23 AM   #2
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interesting....the best thing that i have seen that is closest to what you are talking about would be a plugin for GKrellM.....there is a package out there (at least for mandrake) that lets you use the plugin, however, i am not sure that you would be able to get quite what you are asking it to do
 
  


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