Real time updating weather warnings displayed
Open these Placemarks : 273-1832274-1832275-1832276-1832273-1831274-1831275-1831276-1831273-1830274-1830275-1830276-1830273-1829274-1829275-1829276-1829It seems there is some tricky behaviour in Google Earth concerning image overlays : all tiles fade out at the edges (global MIP map image processing tool chain issue concerning their client image overlay component ?
Then the current weather is loaded from this station.
But, it is trying hard to guess the correct picture.
There are 5 seasonal pictures in Yo Window - winter, spring, summer, naked and autumn.
To get some ideas of the features we hope to see in this future implementation : Note : waiting the arrival of seafloor DTM in future versions of GE (3D ocean mapping is on a to-do list of possible future enhancements, according to Google Earth CTO Michael Jones's GIS day talk), all the geographical positions of the submarine cables are given in negative altitudes (depths).
Note : as it's impossible to load several thousands of markers directly with Google Maps, MIS has developed some tools to achieve this feature, allowing to set and run a geographical database (Postgre SQL/Post GIS) with all the data for order to only plot selective markers on the displayed map corresponding to the screen area.