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Baron Services Launches Velocity Weather API


Huntsville, Alabama (USA) - Baron Services, Inc., a leading weather technology company, today announced the immediate availability of the Velocity Weather API, designed for use by marine industry manufacturers and software developers who want to integrate a weather stream into their final product, including smart phone and tablet apps, websites, MFDs and chart plotters.

Velocity Weather API delivers powerful, reliable, location-based and meteorologically accurate weather and atmospheric data via the Internet.

The Velocity Weather API is powered by customizable, high-resolution, auto-updating content and has been designed for quick and seamless integration into most applications and platforms by using common data formats including JSON and TMS. 

RESTful architecture ensures a familiar development environment.

Marine manufacturers and software developers can choose to integrate only domestic data products or they can choose to include select data products which feature global data. Each developer can customize their own data package to fit their unique weather needs,including wave direction and period, surface winds, high resolution sea surface temperature, hurricane tracks and more.

As the premier location-based, severe weather experts, Baron Services is uniquely suited to provide this service to manufacturers and developers. Baron is recognized throughout the marine industry as the weather data provider for XMWX Satellite Weather. Professional mariners and recreational boaters have long trusted and relied on the accurate and dependable weather information for which Baron is known.

Manufacturers and developers interested in learning more about how to integrate Velocity Weather API into their products can visit www.velocityweather.com or call Jeff Beddingfield at 1+256.426.5718.


About Baron Services

A leading weather technology company, Baron Services specializes in providing state-of-the-science weather information to governments, businesses and broadcasters. With numerous patents in weather technology, Baron serves the industry as experts in weather integration, data analysis and processing, modeling, and radar manufacturing. In partnership with L-3 STRATIS, Baron Services is nearing completion on an upgrade of the nation’s system of 171 NWS Doppler radars to dual-polarity. A partnership with SiriusXM makes XMWX Satellite Weather available in general aviation aircraft and personal watercraft. Also delivered through SiriusXM is NavWeather, which provides weather and road conditions to personal vehicles using Baron’s Threat Matrix technology. Through Baron’s Velocity Weather API, Baron Services now offers web-delivered meteorological data streams for integration into a range of devices and services such as smart phone/tablet apps, websites, MFDs, chart plotters, and more. 

Baron Services is headquartered in Huntsville, Alabama. For more news and information on Baron Services, please visit  www.baronservices.com.

Baron Services - 4930 Research Drive

Huntsville, Alabama 35805 USA



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