General Information

  • The AccuWeather API provides subscribers access to location based weather data via a simple RESTful web interface.

  • Severe Weather Alerts are available worldwide from official Government Meteorological Agencies and leading global weather alert providers.    

  • Alert searches require a location key.  Please use the Location API in order to obtain the location key for your desired location. 
  • By default, the full text of the alert is not returned.  To see the full text, pass in "details=true" into the url string.