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Check out the heat of daylight sweep across the Sahara in this animation of the world’s highest resolution temperature data from Forecast.io. Or zoom in to see the microclimates across the San Francisco Bay, which can vary as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit in just a few miles.
Working with the new Project Quicksilver dataset and the team at Forecast.io has been incredible. They’re pushing the boundaries of weather data and presentation in exciting ways. Along with MapBox Live satellite imagery, we’re planning to offer weather data like this ready to go on MapBox Maps. If you’re interested in weather data or other ways we can help journalists and media organizations tell stories with maps, find me on Twitter: @dhcole.
is VP of Business Operations and Strategy at Mapbox, where he works on product and business development, marketing and design, and Mapbox Cities.
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