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Version 10

Zap Weather version 10 supports Joomla 3.x

Released March 22, 2017
Fix: Changed URL Soap requests from http to https to National Weather Service (NWS), which is now a requirement. Forecasts should now work!
New: Log file now available showing errors and debugging information. Enable from global Zap Weather settings.

Released January 11, 2017
New: new forecast module
New: support for PHP 7
Fix: Observation data now displays correctly

Version 9

Zap Weather version 9 supports Joomla 3.x and 2.5

Released January 21, 2014
New: support for Joomla 3.x
New: added additional weather stations to database
Fix: alert URL was incorrect when using the Zap Weather module.

Version 8

Zap Weather version 8 supports Joomla 2.5.

Released August 1, 2013
Fix: "Bad Service Input" error in module fixed (update both component and module)

Released June 23, 2013
Fix: CSS fixes for alert display
Fix: fixed print icon URL for alert display

Released June 22, 2013
New 3 hour forecast option
New module for displaying weather data
New plugin for displaying weather data within an article or custom HTML module. See support section for use
Plugin and module automatically installed with component

Version 7

Zap Weather version 7 supports Joomla 2.5.

Released March 4, 2012
Added alert and current conditions to component
Added weather data cache status display in location manager
Fixed weather data cache management issue

Released February 26, 2012
Initial release of Zap Weather version 7. Initial component release supports 12 and 24 hour forecast displays.