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Weather Archive

Some time back, I had an archive of the full resolution National radar images. This had started because of me having a script to update my OpenBox desktop wallpaper with the current image every 10 minutes. At one point, I had over 6 months worth of images (at ten minutes apart) which made for a quite cool slideshow. Anyway, at some point, I decided to stop archiving those images and even deleted the whole archive. I recently decided to start this up again but, this time to keep them available for anyone else to (maybe) find some use out of. First things first, I wanted a super simple dynamic photo gallery that I could set up on my web server and came across Bizou. For the most part, this gallery is perfect for this archive due to the fact that the gallery 1) has minimal setup and config 2) is dynamic. I did load a couple of the plugins available for the gallery. Aside from that, it maintains itself. Perfect. Now to populate the gallery. Bash scripts galore to pull the images down, convert the images (if neces…