Cloud Coverage in API?

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Hi - I noticed there's information on cloud coverage on the wunderground website. Is this also available in the API? Thanks, Ron
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You know I swear I saw this once upon a time, but am not able to track it down right now. You could always parse the text for current conditions. I'm not sure if WU uses the same terminology as NOAA, but NOAA has a glossary where you can see what their terms (ie: partly cloudy) mean:
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I've put this on the dev list.
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In the "hourly" resource, this appears to be the "sky" field.
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Does this only exist in the Hourly Forecast API? I need to use this with History. Thanks
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