Building a Custom Trail Map Using OSM and Mapbox

Here is an high level overview of the process I use for building my own custom hiking trail map. The data I’m using (trails, summits, etc…) are available as open source from OSM. After I fetch and clean up the data I use MapBox to generate the map tiles, in a map style I designed.  Query TrailsNH to … Continue reading Building a Custom Trail Map Using OSM and Mapbox

National Weather Service (NWS) new API

Here is what I have learned so far about working with this new NWS API.  The input I use is the locations lat and lng. The output I want is weather data (temp, preceip, cloud cover, etc…) for that location in a grid, hour by hour. I have included links to run or download a one … Continue reading National Weather Service (NWS) new API