getWeatherStationNamesFromASDM

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Gets the names of the weather stations in an ASDM. See also getWeatherStationNames.

Usage:

au.getWeatherStationNamesFromASDM(asdm, prefix=['WSTB', 'METEO', 'OSF'], returnNearestAntennas=False))
Inputs:
  • prefix: restrict the stations to those whose names begin with one of these strings
  • returnNearestAntennas: if True, then return a dictionary keyed by station name, including keys: 'distance', 'antenna' and 'pad'.
Returns:
  • a dictionary keyed by station ID

Examples:

CASA <4>: au.getWeatherStationNamesFromASDM('uid___A002_Xa9f45b_X20aa')
The ASDM bindings library is not available on this machine. Using minidom code instead.
  Out[4]:
{27: 'METEO130',
 28: 'METEO201',
 29: 'METEO309',
 30: 'METEO410',
 31: 'WSTB1',
 32: 'WSTB2'}

CASA <11>: au.getWeatherStationNamesFromASDM('uid___A002_Xa9f45b_X20aa',returnNearestAntennas=True)
  Out[11]:
{'METEO130': {'antenna': 'DA56', 'distance': 727.5, 'pad': 'A117'},
 'METEO201': {'antenna': 'DV03', 'distance': 2719.5, 'pad': 'A103'},
 'METEO309': {'antenna': 'DV05', 'distance': 3288.3, 'pad': 'A118'},
 'METEO410': {'antenna': 'DA53', 'distance': 2637.2, 'pad': 'A114'},
 'WSTB1': {'antenna': 'DA47', 'distance': 324.7, 'pad': 'A101'},
 'WSTB2': {'antenna': 'DA47', 'distance': 324.7, 'pad': 'A101'}}

-- ToddHunter - 2015-09-06

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