SkyWeather Shipping recommences!
We are shipping SkyWeather kits again and should have all rewards out by the middle of next week. All updates to documentation and kit contents are at:
The SkyWeather... Read more
We will be receiving the Grove PowerSaves on Wednesday or Thursday and will recommence shipping then. Should have all rewards shipped in three or four days after that. Small part,... Read more
GroveWeather Pi Upgrade Instructions
GWP Upgrade Folks,
Here is where to look for information and instructions for the GroveWeatherPi to SkyWeather Upgrade.
GroveWeatherPi to SkyWeather Upgrade Information
New Version of SkyWeather released
We released a new version of SDL_Pi_SkyWeather V039 today. This contains some minor Blynk fixes and a further improvement on reliability.
Update your versions on your SD Cards... Read more
Two new Tutorials for SkyWeather
Some more reading for you about SkyWeather:
- Tutorial - SkyWeather Assembly Tips
- Tutorial - Adding a Fan to SkyWeather
Just heard back from the manufacturer today. The parts we are short of (Grove PowerSaves) will be shipped next week. They are shipping a partial order, but enough to... Read more
New Document Update Released
We just released an updated SkyWeather Weatherproofing Guide. All our document updates are available on:
We fixed a dimension on the top diagram.
We can't update the Kickstarter... Read more
GroveWeatherPi to SkyWeather Update Kits Shipping and Shipping Update
I know this looks like the world's greatest pizza party, but it is really all the GroveWeatherPi to SkyWeather Updates ready to ship tomorrow.
We will have some more... Read more
SkyWeather Solar Assembly and Testing Manual Released
Here is the Solar Assembly Manual. You build your SkyWeather Kit first and then follow this manual.
SkyWeather Solar Assembly and Test Manual
As always, go to shop.switchdoc.com for... Read more
All of the Early Bird SkyWeathers will be shipped on Tuesday. More updates coming up.
Two new small SkyWeather manuals
Here we are with the manuals for configuring Blank and WeatherUnderground for SkyWeather.
- SkyWeather Blynk App Configuration Manual
- SkyWeather WeatherUnderground Configuration Manual
Next up with the be the solar... Read more
Further Shipping and Manual Update
We got the last parts in today right after the last update. We now have all the parts to ship all the rewards. It's just a matter of getting... Read more
SkyWeather Shipping Schedule and update
We are getting ready to start shipping out units. We will burn the SD Card master today and start duplicating them.
The WeatherSTEM interface is looking pretty good and... Read more
Thank you Backers! 20 Minutes left! And Time Lapse!
Thank you backers for a great campaign. 20 minutes left!
We shall update all of you with shipping information as soon as we get all the surveys back, so please... Read more
First Time Lapse from SkyWeather on WeatherSTEM.com
We just had to share this! These get automatically created each night in the cloud and a week of them are housed on WeatherSTEM.com.
SkyWeather Installed in Palm Springs
Here is our final positioning of the new SkyWeather installation in Palm Springs running V035 of SkyWeather. We are very close to getting SkyWeather fully integrated into WeatherSTEM.com.
Late today... Read more
First Public Pre-Release of SkyWeather Software
Here is our first pre-release public version of software. We don't quite have the cloud working right (very close - very, very close) so this is subject to change... Read more
SkyWeather Solar WXLink Assembly Manual Released
We have another manual released. This is for the SkyWeather Solar WXLink Kit.
SkyWeather Solar WXLink Assembly and Testing Manual
Next up is either the release of the first... Read more
Python and SkyWeather
As many of you know, our SkyWeather software is open source Python that you can modify to do whatever you would like to do! Add sensors, change behavior, etc.... Read more
SkyWeather Configuration and Operations Manual Published
We have another document for you. This is the SkyWeather Series Configuration and Operations Guide (For Full, Lite, Solar and WXLink SkyWeather Kits) that will help you get your... Read more
Last custom hardware in house and it works!
We just got our last piece of custom hardware in house and have now fully tested it. The TSL2591 Sunlight and IR sensor works completely and is already fully... Read more
SkyWeather Assembly and Test Manual Released
We are pleased to be publishing the SkyWeather Assembly and Test manual. This is for the main kit and will have short addendums for the SkyWeather Lite, Solar and... Read more
Kickstarter Progress - SkyWeather Hardware
John wanted me to publish a quick hardware status update on the parts in SkyWeather for you:
PiWeather Board - Completely functionally validated. Released to Manufacturing. On Time
TSL2591... Read more
First of the SkyWeather Manuals Released
We are starting to release the documentation for SkyWeather. Our first manual is how to weatherproof your SkyWeather Box.
The "SkyWeather Box Build and Weather Proofing Guide" shows in detail... Read more
Shot from the Upcoming WeatherProofing Manual
Here is a picture from the soon to be released "SkyWeather Weatherproofing Manual" that shows how to put your SkyWeather system in a Bud Box Enclosure for placing outdoors.... Read more
PiWeather - the board at the heart of SkyWeather
Hello backers and potential backers!
I am pleased to announce that we have released the specification for the PiWeather board, the sensor and interface board at the heart of ... Read more
Thank you for a great First Day!
We really appreciate all the new and previous backers that have made SkyWeather successful in our very first day.
We look forward to the remainder of our campaign as... Read more