Turn switch on/off based on weather forecast

I’ve been transferring my automations from many other services to Hubitat. I have one giving me trouble.

I have heated mats I use to melt snow. I want to turn on when snow is in the forecast. I have apixu setup, but no idea on how to creat a rule in rule machine based on a weather forecast, any ideas?

Have a look at Wato apps. I am not sure about snow attribute but I use rain for my sprinkler.

You can also do this natively. Try this:

"Turn switch on/off based on weather forecast"
I would much prefer being able to turn the weather on/off based on a switch. I just got done shoveling snow and another storm is due today. :wink:

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THAT would be a truly useful automation!

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Thank you. I am now trying the attributes with DarkSky device. I’m using the Rule Engine rather than WATO, as it can parse attributes. No attribute for Snow, but I can parse the forecast text for the word Snow.

I’ll report back how it works.

BTW - the mats keep me from having to shovel much at my ski house.

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