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Last Update:

11 Feb 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Nir Sofer


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MetarWeather (Portable)

This is not the latest version of MetarWeather (Portable) available.

1.73 | Updated: 11 Feb 2016



Downloads of v 1.73:



Software Author(s):

  • Nir Sofer

MetarWeather (Portable) 1.73

This is not the latest version of MetarWeather (Portable) available.

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To uninstall MetarWeather (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


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3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade mweather.portable -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

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Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade mweather.portable -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure mweather.portable installed
    name: mweather.portable
    state: present
    version: 1.73
    source: STEP 3 URL

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chocolatey_package 'mweather.portable' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.73'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: mweather.portable,
    Version: 1.73,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller mweather.portable
   Name     = 'mweather.portable'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.73'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'mweather.portable':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.73',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install mweather.portable version="1.73" source="STEP 3 URL"

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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 11 Feb 2016.


The MetarWeather utility decodes METAR weather reports from around the world,
and displays them in a simple weather report table.

You can save the weather report into text, HTML or XML files.

MetarWeather can decode METAR reports from a text file, or download the latest
reports directly from the Internet.

$packageName = 'mweather.portable'
$url = ''
$checksum = 'dad3d27bfa5a9b45288bc52f3cbf3b883be69a56'
$checksumType = 'sha1'
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$installFile = Join-Path $toolsDir "mweather.exe"

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                             -Url "$url" `
                             -UnzipLocation "$toolsDir" `
                             -Url64bit "" `
                             -Checksum "$checksum" `
                             -ChecksumType "$checksumType"

Set-Content -Path ("$installFile.gui") `
            -Value $null

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
MetarWeather (Portable) 1.75 311 Wednesday, September 27, 2017 Approved
MetarWeather (Portable) 1.74 344 Thursday, October 20, 2016 Approved
MetarWeather (Portable) 1.73 313 Thursday, February 11, 2016 Approved

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